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COVID-19 Emergency Assistance- Immigrant Community Assistance

Con Alma Health Foundation

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Deadline: The deadline for this grant has passed

Grant amount: US $7,500 - US $20,000

Fields of work: Immigrant Services Disaster Relief / Humanitarian Aid Basic Human Needs

Applicant type: Nonprofit, Indigenous Group, Government Entity

Funding uses: Project / Program

Location of project: New Mexico

Location of residency: United States

About this funder:



Con Alma Health Foundation invites nonprofits to apply for grants to provide basic needs to immigrants who are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and unable to access federal and state resources. Con Alma will award grants to help nonprofits provide such basic needs as crisis intervention, food distribution, housing assistance, case management, civil rights and advocacy, and health care supplies and assistance.

COVID-19 Immigrant Community Assistance

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation awarded a $500,000 grant to Con Alma Health Foundation to establish and manage the COVID-19 Relief for Immigrant Communities in New Mexico Fund, which will provide direct assistance to New Mexicans who are immigrants and create awareness about the structural barriers to their well-being. Con Alma will prioritize grants to immigrant-led organizations and requests that include collaboration and coordination with others on COVID-19 efforts.

Con Alma will establish an advisory committee with diverse representation to help guide the project and partner with the New Mexico Health Equity Partnership, an initiative at the Santa Fe Community Foundation that engages a statewide network to advance health equity in New Mexico.

COVID-19 Immigrant Community Assistance Focus

  • Provide direct assistance to New Mexicans who are immigrants, affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, but unable to access federal and state relief.
  • Increase awareness about the structural barriers to the well-being of immigrants and the immigrant community in New Mexico.
  • Support an increased capacity of stakeholders to mobilize and advocate for the immigrant community, especially children and families in New Mexico.

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This page was last reviewed August 01, 2020 and last updated August 01, 2020