2017 Grantees

Below are the McCune Charitable Foundation's 2017 grant recipients by Priority Area. 
Visit Foundation Priorities to learn more about these categories. 

Building Links Between Arts & Community Engagement:

516 Arts - Albuquerque
African American Performing Arts Center Foundation - Albuquerque
AMP Concerts - Albuquerque
AMP Concerts / Globalquerque - Albuquerque
Art of Revolution - Albuquerque
Axle Projects Inc. - Santa Fe
Blackout Theatre Inc. - Albuquerque
Casa Barelas - Albuquerque
Center of Southwest Culture Inc., fiscal sponsor for Artful Life LLC - Albuquerque
Escuela del Sol Montessori Inc. / Harwood Art Center - Albuquerque
Española Valley Fiber Arts Center - Española
Fusion Theatre Company - Albuquerque
Healthy Native Communities Partnership - Shiprock
Helping Kids Be Kids Foundation Inc. - Las Cruces
Keshet Dance Company - Albuquerque
Lensic Performing Arts Center Corporation - Santa Fe
Littleglobe Productions Inc. - Santa Fe
LittleGlobe Productions, fiscal sponsor for SeedBroadcast - Santa Fe
Moving Arts Española - Velarde
National Hispanic Cultural Center Foundation - Albuquerque
New Mexico Community Development Loan Fund, fiscal sponsor for ALMA - Albuquerque
New Mexico Dance Coalition, fiscal sponsor for Dancing Earth - Santa Fe
New Mexico Philharmonic Inc. - Albuquerque
Opera Southwest - Albuquerque
Outpost Productions Inc. - Albuquerque
Outpost Productions Inc., fiscal sponsor for New Mexico Jazz Festival - Albuquerque
Outside In Productions - Santa Fe
Partnership for Community Action, fiscal sponsor for Community Table - Albuquerque
Santa Fe Art Institute - Santa Fe
Tricklock Company - Albuquerque
Working Classroom, Inc. - Albuquerque

Capacity Building in the Non-profit Sector:

Center for Civic Policy - Albuquerque
Center of Southwest Culture Inc., fiscal sponsor for Generation Justice - Albuquerque
Center of Southwest Culture Inc., fiscal sponsor for TIASO Artist Cooperative - Albuquerque
Diné Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment - Durango
Enlace Comunitario - Albuquerque
Environmental Education Association of New Mexico - Albuquerque
Grants Collective - Albuquerque
Indigenous Life Ways - Gallup
Justice, Access, Support, and Solutions for Health / Casa de Salud - Albuquerque
Laguna Community Foundation - Laguna
New Mexico Child Advocacy Networks - Albuquerque
New Mexico Community Foundation, fiscal sponsor for NM Black History Month Organizing Committee - Santa Fe
New Mexico In Depth Inc. - Rio Rancho
New Mexico Public Health Association, fiscal sponsor for Youth Engagement Project - Albuquerque
Ngage New Mexico - Las Cruces
NonProfit Back Office Resources - Albuquerque
Partnership for Community Action - Albuquerque
Partnership for Responsible Business, fiscal sponsor for Las Cruces Green Chamber of Commerce - Santa Fe
Reel Fathers Ltd. - Santa Fe
Regents of the University of New Mexico / Institute for Social Research - Albuquerque
Regents of the University of New Mexico / New Mexico PBS – KNME - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for New Mexico Community Data Collaborative - Albuquerque
Rocky Mountain Youth Corps - Ranchos De Taos
Santa Fe Community Foundation, fiscal sponsor for Leadership Institute at the Santa Fe Indian School - Santa Fe
Santa Fe Community Foundation, fiscal sponsor for SHARE New Mexico - Santa Fe
Santa Fe Pro Musica - Santa Fe
Southwest Organizing Project, fiscal sponsor for El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos - Albuquerque
Southwest Women's Law Center - Albuquerque
The National Center for Frontier Communities - Silver City

Economic Development & Family Asset Building:

Center of Southwest Culture, Inc. - Albuquerque
Cha Piyeh Inc. - Ohkay Owingeh
Divergent Labs Inc. - Albuquerque
East Central Ministries Inc., fiscal sponsor for International District Healthy Communities Coalition - Albuquerque
La Plazita Institute, Inc. - Albuquerque
New Mexico Community Development Loan Fund - Albuquerque
Prosperity Works - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corp., fiscal sponsor for South Valley Economic Development Center - Albuquerque
South Valley Academy, fiscal sponsor for Engaging Youth in Community Advocacy - Albuquerque
Southwest Educational Partners for Training - Albuquerque
Street Food Institute - Santa Fe
West Central Community Development Group - Albuquerque

Education Transformation & Early Childhood Development:

Albuquerque Interfaith - Albuquerque
Albuquerque Public Schools Foundation - Albuquerque
Center of Southwest Culture Inc., fiscal sponsor for Laguna-Acoma Coalition for a Safe Environment - Albuquerque
CHIMERA, Inc. - Santa Fe
Communities In Schools of New Mexico - Santa Fe
Dual Language Education of New Mexico - Albuquerque
Explora Science Center & Children's Museum of Albuquerque - Albuquerque
Keres Children's Learning Center - Cochiti Pueblo
Naca-Inspired Schools Network - Albuquerque
New Mexico Center for School Leadership - Albuquerque
New Mexico Voices for Children, fiscal sponsor for SUN Project - Albuquerque
Ole Education Fund - Albuquerque
Partnership for Community Action, fiscal sponsor for Learning Alliance of New Mexico - Albuquerque
PB&J Family Services Inc. - Albuquerque
Pegasus Legal Services for Children - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for Cooperativa Korimi - Albuquerque
Robert F. Kennedy Charter High School - Albuquerque
Santa Fe Community Foundation / SFB2C & NMIIH - Santa Fe
Sofia Center at Bosque School - Albuquerque
Southwest Creations Collaborative - Albuquerque
The Albuquerque Sign Language Academy - Albuquerque
Tierra Adentro: The New Mexico School of Academics, Art and Artesanía - Albuquerque

Influencing Urban Planning & Built Environments:

Chainbreaker Collective - Santa Fe
Creative Santa Fe - Santa Fe
New Mexico Solar Energy Association - Albuquerque
Regents of the University of New Mexico / Indigenous Design and Planning Institute - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for CivNet - Albuquerque

Leveraging Opportunities in Health Care:

Caregivers Workforce Development Institute, fiscal sponsor for New Mexico Direct Caregivers Coalition - Placitas
CNM Ingenuity Inc. - Albuquerque
Drug Policy Alliance - Santa Fe
Forward Together - Oakland
Kids Cook - Albuquerque
La Plaza De Encuentro Gathering Place - Albuquerque
New Mexico Center on Law & Poverty - Albuquerque
New Mexico Community Health Worker Association - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for UNM Community Engagement Center - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for Valley Community Interpreters/Intérpretes Comunitarios del Valle - Albuquerque
The Savila Collaborative d.b.a. Centro Savila - Albuquerque

Local Food Industry Development:

American Friends Service Committee New Mexico - Philadelphia
Anthony Farm Development & Management Corporation - Anthony
Barelas Community Coalition Inc. - Albuquerque
DowntownAbq Mainstreet Initiative - Albuquerque
Farm to Table, Inc. - Santa Fe
New Mexico Appleseed - Albuquerque
New Mexico Farmers Marketing Association - Santa Fe
New Mexico First, fiscal sponsor for Resilience in New Mexico Agriculture Collective - Albuquerque
Red Willow Center - Taos
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for Agri Cultura Network - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for Desert Forge Foundation - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Farm - Albuquerque
The Wellness Coalition - Lordsburg

Stewardship of Natural Resources:

Bosque Preparatory School, fiscal sponsor for River Source - Albuquerque
Conservation Voters New Mexico Education Fund - Santa Fe
Conservation Voters New Mexico Education Fund, fiscal sponsor for the Environmental Alliance of New Mexico - Santa Fe
Earthworks Oil and Gas Accountability Project - Washington
Environment New Mexico Research and Policy Center - Albuquerque
Friends of Organ Mountains Desert Peaks - Las Cruces
Gila Resources Information Project - Silver City
Gila Resources Information Project, fiscal sponsor for the Gila Conservation Coalition - Silver City
High Country News - Paonia
National Audubon Society Inc. / Audubon New Mexico - Santa Fe
National Parks Conservation Association - Washington
Nature Conservancy of New Mexico - Santa Fe
New Energy Economy - Santa Fe
New Mexico Community Foundation, fiscal sponsor for Communities for Clean Water - Santa Fe
New Mexico Environmental Law Center - Santa Fe
New Mexico Legal Aid - Albuquerque
New Mexico Wilderness Alliance - Albuquerque
New Mexico Wildlife Federation - Albuquerque
North 14 Forum, Inc. - Sandia Park
Pueblo de Abiquiu Library and Cultural Center - Abiquiu
Pueblo of Santa Ana / Department of Natural Resources: Water Resources Division - Bernalillo
Quivira Coalition - Santa Fe
Regents of the University of New Mexico / Utton Transboundary Resource Center, School of Law - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Agricultural Land Trust - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Community Development Corporation, fiscal sponsor for Center for Social Sustainable Systems - Albuquerque
Rio Grande Return - Santa Fe
Rivers and Birds Inc. - Arroyo Seco
San Juan Citizens Alliance - Durango
Save Our Bosque Task Force - Socorro
Southwest Environmental Center - Las Cruces
Southwest Research and Information Center - Albuquerque
Southwest Research and Information Center, fiscal sponsor for Multicultural Alliance for a Safe Environment - Albuquerque
Tewa Women United - Santa Cruz
The Sierra Club Foundation, fiscal sponsor for the Sierra Club - Rio Grande Chapter - Oakland
Trout Unlimited - Arlington
Upper Gila Watershed Alliance - Gila
Western Environmental Law Center - Taos
Western Organization of Resource Councils Education Project, fiscal sponsor for Western Mining Action Network - Billings
Wildearth Guardians - Santa Fe
Wilderness Society / Southwest Regional Office - Washington

Strategies for Rural Development:

ATD Fourth World Movement Inc. - Gallup
Community Area Resource Enterprise - Gallup
Cornerstones Community Partnerships - Santa Fe
Indian Country Grassroots Support - Farmington
Mountain Ambulance Service d/b/a MAS Comunidad - Peñasco
New Mexico Resiliency Alliance - Santa Fe
The Bountiful Alliance, fiscal sponsor for Bountiful Babies - Truth or Consequences
The Village of Santa Clara - Santa Clara
Visiones Collaborativas Collaborative Visions - Mora
Volunteer Center of Grant County - Silver City