Albuquerque Community Foundation

There is no other country in the world with a tradition of philanthropy as strong as the United States, and Albuquerque Community Foundation (ACF) has a special place in its community's philanthropy. ACF is a partnership of donors, nonprofit organizations, and the community working together to find solutions to pressing community needs.

The foundation administers a permanent endowment comprised of many gifts, large and small, and use the earnings from that endowment to make grants to nonprofit organizations and educational institutions, and scholarships for students to continue their education.

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$56,300,000 - 2007-12-31

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Recent News from Albuquerque Community Foundation

Nonprofits take new approach in South Valley
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

... W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Albuquerque Community Foundation. Susan Matteucci, executive director of Southwest Creations...more

Oil/Gas Association awards include Las Cruces nonprofit
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

The Albuquerque Community Foundation administers the application and award processes and helps ensure funds are invested strategically...more

Juliana Cullender Gutierrez
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

... to many community organizations including, Menaul School, Albuquerque Community Foundation and the Albuquerque Museum...more

NMB&T Contributes $100K In Response To COVID-19 Impacts
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation, Santa Fe Community Foundation

The state-chartered bank will make significant contributions to the YMCA of Central New Mexico; Albuquerque Community Foundation/United Way...more

Asian American community collects PPE to donate to health care workers, first responders
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

"We started the online donation through the Albuquerque Community Foundation," said Xiang He, a member of Albuquerque's Chinese...more

New fund aims to transition NM through virus
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation, Taos Community Foundation, Santa Fe Community Foundation

Its member organizations – the Albuquerque Community Foundation, the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico, the Santa Fe...more

$250000 on hand
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque Community Foundation has announced the opening of the application period for the 21...more

Future of New Mexico depends on businesses embracing tech
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

In the spirit of collaboration between Albuquerque's diverse entrepreneurs, the Albuquerque Community Foundation's Entrepreneurial...more

Business First names Jennifer Riordan Woman of Influence community award winners
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

... executive director, NewMexicoKidsCAN; Joanna Colangelo, vice president of community impact, Albuquerque Community Foundation; Linley...more

Business Finance Fair occurring in January
Foundation: Albuquerque Community Foundation

The New Mexico Economic Development Department and two Albuquerque groups are hosting a business finance fair in January. The free...more

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Bernalillo County, NM

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Homejoy, an affordable home cleaning service that caters to a broad audience and connects people with professional home cleaners online, has announced the recent establishment of its Homejoy Foundation. The foundation will provide financial grants to veterans and military families in need.

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