Awarded Grants

The Paso del Norte Health Foundation works to improve the health of the region, for children and adults. A list of awarded grants, the affiliated organizations and associated initiatives are listed below. Use this resource to learn more about the needs of the community and impact of the Foundation.

For more information, call 915-544-7636 or e-mail health@pdnhf.org.

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Project Title Priority Area Initiative Organization Grant Amount
Primary Care Obesity Management: Efficacy and Implementation Evaluation HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston $142,340.93
Hands-On Cooking and Nutrition Education for El Paso Students and Families HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Common Threads $212,905.00
Chefs en Acción HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. $57,034.74
Off to a Good Start: Eating Our Way to a Healthy Life HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Paso del Norte Children's Development Center $139,886.00
Amigos Healthy Eating and Healthy Living Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating The Mustard Seed Café -- A Community Cafe $37,436.30
HEAL 8 HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Border Partners $165,852.50
FreshStart at Kelly Center for Hunger Relief HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Kelly Center for Hunger Relief $238,480.00
Continental Cooking and Gardening for Adolescents and Teens HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $51,253.40
Cultivating health through foodways education in school and community spaces HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating La Semilla Food Center $409,291.81
Expansion and Adaptation of TasterSpace, a Food Education Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Desert Spoon Food Hub $173,626.00
2022 Sabrosa Vida Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. $37,609.00
Arbol de Vida dba Tree of Life Children's Home and Comedor HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Eating Arbol de Vida $160,587.77
Opportunity Youth Action Network HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids The University of Texas at El Paso $25,000.00
Healthy Kids Backbone Organization 2022-2024 HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids United Way of El Paso County $554,637.68
Texas Opportunity Youth Network Innovation Fund HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Aspen Institute-Forum for Community Solutions $264,000.00
OY ARPA Fellow match for El Paso HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids National League of Cities Institute $3,000.00
La Nube: Blue Sky Lab HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids The EPC Museum/ La Nube $500,000.00
Healthy Kids Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids The EPC Museum/ La Nube $500,000.00
El Paso Opportunity Youth Action Network HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids The University of Texas at El Paso $100,000.00
Rodis Jr. Incubadora de Agentes de Cambio HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Patronato del Museo del Nino de Ciudad Juarez, A.C. $63,052.30
FEMAP en Conexión 2022 HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario de Cd. Juarez, A.C. $116,142.40
Kids Can -Youth Entrepreneur Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Community Action Agency of Southern New Mexico $165,350.00
Unidos Prosperamos HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Boy Scouts of America Yucca Council $131,429.98
Socorro Youth in Culture (SY!C) Program HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids City of Socorro $49,800.00
More Teens, More Often HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Boys & Girls Club of Las Cruces, Inc. $96,566.60
Conectando con ValorArte-Recargado HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Salud y Desarrollo Comunitario de Cd. Juarez, A.C. $61,044.20
Formando adolescentes saludables en entornos positivos.-REVIZED HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Centro de Asesoria y Promocion Juvenil, A.C. $199,430.00
Project ABLE (Art Brokers Learning Experiences) HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Creative Kids, Inc. $134,035.50
Niñas, Niños y Jóvenes en Acción HEALTHY LIVING Healthy Kids Organizacion Popular Independiente, A.C. $212,304.79
Movimiento Saludable HEALTHY LIVING Physical Activity Ciudadanos Comprometidos con la Paz, A.C. $154,822.80
Construyendo espacios saludables para niños y jóvenes HEALTHY LIVING Physical Activity Centro de Asesoria y Promocion Juvenil, A.C. $69,300.00
Youth on the Move HEALTHY LIVING Physical Activity New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $135,990.46
Promoting Active Living Through Behavior Change HEALTHY LIVING Physical Activity The Regents of New Mexico State University $44,087.00
2022 YMCA Quitline HEALTHY LIVING Smoke Free YMCA of Greater El Paso, TX & Rio Grande Valley $3,505.40
Promotoras de Salud Working Group DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $3,000.00
Providing Technical Assistance and Evaluation For Regional Diabetes Efforts DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes The University of Texas at El Paso $74,733.00
Diabetes Prevention and Management: Data and Referrals DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes PHIX $255,750.00
"Now What?" Diabetes Awareness and Advocacy Campaign DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. $922,565.00
On the Road to Living Well with Diabetes - Otero DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $25,811.13
UTEP BBRC CHW led diabetes intervention capacity building DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes The University of Texas at El Paso $125,147.00
Aprende a cuidar de tí DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes Centro Familiar para la Integracion y Crecimiento, A.C. $41,472.00
Diabetes and the Dentist: Early Diabetes Detection, Education and Referral DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $114,944.00
Diabetes Prevention Program DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes Project Vida Health Center $49,720.00
One-hour diabetes literacy presentations DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $8,800.00
Diabetes Prevention Education Program for Community Outreach DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes The University of Texas at El Paso $33,790.00
Project VyBE DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes Texas A&M University $218,784.50
National Diabetes Prevention Program: Paso Del Norte region DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $48,399.54
Diabetes Education DISEASE PREVENTION Diabetes El Paso Diabetes Association, Inc. $209,774.40
Improving Systems to Improve Care: Building a Culture of CIT in Alamogordo DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) City of Alamogordo $151,731.00
The Paso del Norte Center at The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute for texas $1,500,000.00
Fortalecimiento de la Atención en Salud Mental y Reducción del Estigma Asociado a estas Enfermedades en Cd. Juárez. Proyecto ROTMENAS 2022. DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Comision de Salud Fronteriza Mexico-Estados Unidos $198,595.90
Local Collaborative 3 DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Families and Youth, Inc $180,835.80
ROTMENAS 2023: Contribuir a la respuesta coordinada frente a las necesidades y retos de la salud mental. DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Comision de Salud Fronteriza Mexico-Estados Unidos $197,559.23
Help Me Grow El Paso DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Paso del Norte Children's Development Center $98,183.02
Local Collaborative 3 DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Families and Youth, Inc $177,526.44
Bilingual Psychiatry Residency Program at Project Vida Health Center DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (Consortia) Project Vida Health Center $330,000.00
West Texas Strong: A Trauma-Informed Care Consortium DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) El Paso Child Guidance Center $184,841.80
Colonias Project Cares DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Texas A&M University $149,669.30
Science of Mental Health Pilot Program DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Insights-El Paso Science Center Inc. $58,570.00
PLENA-MENTE DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Centro Caritativo para atencion de Enfermos de Sida A. C. $87,560.00
Autism PEERS DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) New Mexico State University Foundation, Inc. $90,208.80
Mental Health Learning Library DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Emergence Health Network / El Paso MHMR $199,983.60
Beyond Youth Mentorship: Building Resilience and Mental Health Wellness DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Big Brothers Big Sisters of El Paso $80,803.11
2022 TCI People Empower El Paso DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Family Service of El Paso, Inc. $195,662.52
2022 TCI NAMI Stigma Reduction Rollout DISEASE PREVENTION Mental Health (TCI) Families and Youth, Inc $114,203.98
2021 CRI: From Crisis to Communication and Collaboration: Re-envisioning Communities of Recovery HEALTH LEADERSHIP Community Resilience Recovery Alliance of El Paso $319,358.40
Leveraging Resources with Fundacion Paso del Norte HEALTH LEADERSHIP Lev Res -JRZ Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar, AC $558,564.22
2022-Leveraging Resources General Purpose Grant HEALTH LEADERSHIP Lev Res- PDNC Paso del Norte Community Foundation $475,000.00
REALIZE Board Training HEALTH LEADERSHIP REALIZE Board United Way of El Paso County $72,116.00
REALIZE Juarez Executive and Board Development HEALTH LEADERSHIP REALIZE Executive Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar, AC $64,515.00
Improving Health Outcomes in the Paso del Norte Region - Support for the Hunt School of Dental Medicine HEALTH LEADERSHIP Strategic Initiative (DTL) Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $5,000,000.00
2023 The La Fe Physical Therapy Clinic HEALTH LEADERSHIP Strategic Initiatives Centro de Salud Familiar La Fe, Inc. $25,000.00
Expanding Opportunities for Children and Youth with Disabilities HEALTH LEADERSHIP Strategic Initiatives Proyecto Santo Nino $25,000.00
Promoting Healthy Lives & Leaders in El Paso HEALTH LEADERSHIP Strategic Initiatives Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation $250,000.00
Extending Healing and Hope: Strengthening the Disaster Resilience of the El Paso Child Guidance Center HEALTH LEADERSHIP Health Leadership El Paso Child Guidance Center $250,199.47
Recovering and Transforming into the Digital World HEALTH LEADERSHIP Health Leadership El Paso Human Services Inc. $54,336.00
Establishing the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine HEALTH LEADERSHIP Health Leadership Texas Tech Foundation, Inc. $6,000,000.00
Empower Program: Pediatric Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes Outpatient Education Healthy Eating and Active Living Diabetes El Paso Children's Hospital Foundation $495,244.20
Southwest Dona Ana Move Trail Healthy Eating and Active Living Healthy Eating and Active Living City of Las Cruces $350,000.00
Improving systems to improve care: Building a culture of CIT in Alamogordo Mental Health and Emotional Well-Being Behavioral Health Consortium City of Alamogordo $296,556.90