Past Grantees

In addition to facilitating the development of funds that respond to agency and donor desires and our training/networking programs, LACF has been able to make a concrete financial impact on nonprofit organizations in Los Alamos and the region.

Grants provided through fund investment income:

Community Endowment for UNM – Los Alamos

  • New welding helmet
  • New laptops for student use

Endowment for Duane Smith Auditorium 

  • Support to defray costs of new shell for perfomances at Duane Smith Auditorium

Grants provided through LACF discretionary funds and partnerships:

Jumpstart Grant Program

LACF has partnered with Jumpstart and Network for Good to provide local nonprofits with the integrated tools, planning, and one-on-one coaching to build their fundraising capacity, diversify revenue, and sustain and expand their programs. Total funding for this program is $22,500, in partnership with Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos, which has permitted us to support Los Alamos and regional nonprofits with this innovative program:

Embudo Valley Library
Family Strengths Network
Los Alamos Family Council
Los Alamos Historical Society
Los Alamos Juvenile Justice Advisory Board (JJAB)
Santa Fe Dreamers Project

COVID-19 Emergency Response Grants

Total funding awarded: $62,000, in partnership with Con Alma Health Foundation, Delle Foundation, LANL Foundation, LANL/Triad National Security LLC, Newport News Nuclear BWXT Los Alamos,  generous public contributions, and United Way of Northern New Mexico.

3HO Foundation of NM
American Red Cross
Big Brothers Big Sisters Mountain Region
Breath of My Heart Birthplace
Cancer Foundation NM
Coro de Camara
Dream Tree Project
El Rito Art Association
Embudo Valley Library and Community Center
Española Humane Society
Española Pathways Shelter
Española Valley Fiber Arts Center
Española YMCA Teen Center
Family Learning Center
Family Strengths Network
Food Depot
Habitat for Humanity of Espanola Valley & Los Alamos
Las Cumbres Community Services
Los Alamos Arts Council
Los Alamos Historical Society
Los Alamos Makers
Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service
McCurdy Schools
Moving Arts Espanola
Northern Youth Project
Ponderosa Montessori School
Rio Arriba Adult Literacy Program
San Gabriel Historical Society
San Martin de Porres Soup Kitchen
Self Help
The Family YMCA
Truchas Library and Service Center