Read news from The McCune Foundation below.

November 8, 2019

New Mexico Collaborative Zone Grant Update

The New Mexico Collaborative Zone Grant Funders are currently reviewing implementation proposals from the collaboratives that received planning grants in 2018.
March 15, 2019

Open Application Cycle

The McCune Charitable Foundation’s “Open Application Cycle” timeframe for 2020 funding is August 15 – September 13, 2019. The submission deadline for all applications is September 13th at 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time. For more information about this year's open application cycle, please visit our web site late July 2019.
August 14, 2018


For specific information on how to speak to a McCune staff member relating to submitting your online grant application for 2019 funding, please click here.
May 15, 2018


NOTE: Discretionary Grants are currently "on hold," but we anticipate that they may become available in August 2018. Please check back on our website for updates. To learn more about discretionary grants, download the Grantseekers FAQ document located on the APPLY page.
May 15, 2018

WATCH: The NM Collaborative Zone Grant Webinar

The Spring 2018 Collaborative Zone Grant Webinar is available to watch here:
July 5, 2017
Tiered Grant Structure Read the information packet on the Foundation's new Tiered Grant Structure here.
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June 12, 2017

WATCH: The McCune Foundation's June 2017 Webinar

The Foundation's June 2017 Webinar is available to watch here:
November 15, 2016

WATCH: The McCune Foundation's Fall 2016 Webinar

The Foundation's Fall Webinar provided an opportunity to follow up on our June workshops and discoveries made from grantees' collective responses.
October 7, 2016

McCune Grantee Workshop Evaluation Summary

Read our Grantee Workshop Evaluation Summary in preparation for our fall webinar
August 1, 2016

New loan fund to help Central businesses cope with ART project

The McCune Charitable Foundation has provided initial seed funding for a new loan fund set up to support small businesses along Central Avenue that will be affected by the Albuquerque Rapid Transit project.
May 11, 2016

McCune partners with Local Organizations to Support Community Development

The New Mexico Resiliency Alliance, in partnership with the New Mexico MainStreet Program and the McCune Charitable Foundation, announced it will make 11 awards from its Resilient Communities Fund in 2016, including to the Belen MainStreet Partnership for downtown facade improvements.
August 22, 2014

McCune honored with a 2014 New Mexico Humanitarian Award

The McCune Foundation was a recipient of the 2014 Common Good Investing Humanitarian Award from the JCC of Greater Albuquerque. This award recognizes organizations who have demonstrated leadership through values-based investing in community.
August 21, 2014

McCune Foundation Supports Statewide Report on Economic Impacts of Arts and Culture Industries

Building on the Past, Facing the Future: Renewing the Creative Economy, is a report commissioned by The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs that quantifies the current economic impact of arts and cultural industries in New Mexico.
July 31, 2014

McCune Foundation Unveils a New Strategic Plan!

Announcing a new strategic plan and reorganization of funding priorities. Informational workshops to be held across New Mexico.