EIN 85-0311210

New Mexico Community Foundation

IRS 501(c) type
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The New Mexico Foundation stewards community resources, builds partnerships, and creates opportunities that transform lives throughout New Mexico. It manages donor funds and awards grants for new initiatives or to support existing programs. NMCF pools resources to support underserved communities, strengthens nonprofits, and grows philanthropy in rural New Mexico. Additionally, it manages various funds addressing education, arts and culture, rural development, native populations, health and human services. NMCF is located in Santa Fe.
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New Mexico Foundation
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Program areas at New Mexico Community Foundation

Program & Fundraising - NMCF manages endowed and non-permanent donor advised, nonprofit agency, scholarship, designated, community advised, and field of interest funds which address a wide range of issues: education, arts and culture, rural development, native philanthropy and entrepreneurship, women, children, and families, environment and animal protection, community leadership, civic engagement, and health and wellness.
Grants - NMCF pools resources to support New Mexicos most underserved communities,strengthen New Mexicos nonprofits, and grow philanthropy especially in rural NewMexico, connect donors to valuable projects and vulnerable communities, and work tobe responsive to current, and often urgent, community needs. NMCF initiated and managed philanthropic programs, grantmaking, and activities that addressed issues that ranged from rural economies and promoting Native leadership to ensuring equality for women and families. NMCF accomplished this important work by building relationships with community leaders, nonprofits, donors, and their financial advisors to create greater opportunity and prosperity in New Mexico. Through these partnerships, we awarded grants to develop new initiatives or support existing programs.

Grants made by New Mexico Community Foundation

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Enlace ComunitarioFamily Service Assistance$152,705
New Mexico Immigrant Law CenterGrant for Operating Support$100,000
The Savila CollaborativeGrant for Operating Support$100,000
...and 57 more grants made totalling $1,619,528

Who funds New Mexico Community Foundation

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Create A Community Development Financial Institution Loan Fund for Bipoc Businesses, and Deliver Culturally Competent Technical Assistance and Programming To Both Existing and Budding Bipoc Business Owners While Building A Pipeline of Prospective Borrowers$1,000,000
W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)Increase Worker Inclusion, Equity, and Positive Outcomes for the Most Marginalized Workers in the Public Workforce/worker Systems By Creating A Coalition That Will Guide Capacity-Building, Build A Strong Network of Workforce Organizations, and Establish A Framework for Systems Improvement$800,000
Walton Family FoundationTo Support A Capacity Building and Leadership Program for Native American Leaders in New Mexico.$250,000
...and 42 more grants received totalling $4,227,192

Personnel at New Mexico Community Foundation

Joann MelchorPresident and Chief Executive Officer$142,246
Nancy PopeDirector of Development and Operations$0
Carla MelendezFinance Director$112,463
Erika DavilaProgram Director
Rosemary RomeroCurrent Chair$0
...and 9 more key personnel

Financials for New Mexico Community Foundation

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,325,798
Program services$871,532
Investment income and dividends$384,383
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$111,027
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$8,692,740

Form 990s for New Mexico Community Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-05-23990View PDF
2021-122022-05-19990View PDF
2020-122021-05-24990View PDF
2019-122021-02-22990View PDF
2018-122019-11-25990View PDF
...and 12 more Form 990s
Data update history
December 25, 2023
Received grants
Identified 38 new grant, including a grant for $1,000,000 from W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF)
November 25, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 5, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
May 25, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
May 6, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $10,000 from Groundworks NM
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsCommunity foundationsCharities
Community improvement
Operates donor advised fundsProvides grantsState / local levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportTax deductible donationsFiscal sponsor
General information
8 Calle Medico
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Metro area
Santa Fe, NM
Santa Fe County, NM
Website URL
(505) 820-6860
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
T31: Community Foundations
NAICS code, primary
813211: Grantmaking Foundations
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