RIO RANCHO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

c/o Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce
4001 Southern Blvd., SE, Ste. B
Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2069

Email: rrcf@rrrcc.org | Telephone: (505) 892-1533 | Fax: (505) 892-6157


WELCOME


The Rio Rancho Community Foundation is a primary source for philanthropy within Sandoval County.  We connect people, non-profits and resources to benefit all within the Region. We work with non-profits and philanthropists to raise money so that organizations have the resources to make an impact in our community.

Founded in 2007, the Rio Rancho Community Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 with a mission to promote charitable activities and excellence in community affairs within the City of Rio Rancho, communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.

The Rio Rancho Community Foundation receives funding through several sources including endowments, bequests, donations, memorials and its signature annual fundraising events, “The Mayor’s Gala”. The Foundation administers grants to nonprofit (501c3) organizations on an annual basis.


GIVE


The Foundation has raised money to support a wide range of organizations develop to deliver a personal approach to charitable giving. Our largest fundraiser of the year is the Mayors Gala which is held annually in the fall, and we gladly accept donations throughout the year at the Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce Location.  Whether you’re an aspiring new donor, a philanthropist, or would like to amplify your effectiveness in giving, you can help us develop a giving strategy benefiting a wide range of organizations.

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RECEIVE


Annually we make investments in the well-being of the community that is centered on Health and Human Services, Our efforts are to support, strengthen and develop a Region of well-being within the Sandoval County. The program delivers support through a combination of competitive grants and multi-year initiatives.

Mission of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation

The mission of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation is to promote charitable activities and excellence in community affairs within the City of Rio Rancho and the surrounding communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.  The Foundation is not organized to promote the educational activities of the Rio Rancho Public Schools or in any way promote fundraising for the Rio Rancho Public Schools.

The Purpose of the Rio Rancho Community Foundation

Additionally, the Foundation’s purpose is to receive and maintain a fund or funds, subject to the limitations and restrictions hereinafter set forth, for use and application to the promotion and success of the City of Rio Rancho and the surrounding communities in Sandoval County and Albuquerque’s Westside.

FOUNDATION PROGRAMS

Intel Foundation 40 For 40 STEM Grants

In celebration of Intel’s 40th anniversary in New Mexico, the local technology innovator and manufacturer is partnering with the Rio Rancho Community Foundation to support New Mexico teachers and 501(c)3’s. By providing 40 grants of up to $2,500 to 40 teachers, schools and non-profits from across the state, which will fund initiatives focused on science, technology, engineering, and math, Intel will support the amazing work of our state’s educators and non-profits to inspire more students to consider careers in these fields.

Intel Foundation 40 For 40 STEM Grant Recipients

Academy at Larragoite High School – Santa Fe

Adelante – Albuquerque

Alameda ES – Albuquerque

Albuquerque Charter Academy – Albuquerque Charter Academy

Altura Schools (Altura Preparatory School) – Albuquerque

Alvardo Elementary – Alvardo Elementary

Anansi Charter School – El Prado

ASK Academy – Rio Rancho

ASK Academy – Rio Rancho

Brain Hackers Association – Albuquerque

 

 Chamiza Elementary – Albuquerque

Cobre High School – Bayard

Elida Elementary – Elida

Explora – Albuquerque

Garfield STEM School – Albuquerque

General Lloyd W. “Fig” Newton Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen Inc – Albuquerque

Girl Souts of New Mexico Trails, Inc – Albuquerque

Greater ABQ National Society of Black Engineers Jr. Chapter – Albuquerque

Kids’ Science Café – Magdalena

La Academia de Esperanza – Albuquerque

 

La Cueva High School – Albuquerque

MESA (#1) – Belen

Moriarty Middle School – Moriarty

Mosaic Academy Charter School – Aztec

North Star Elementary – Albuquerque

North Star Elementary – Albuquerque

North Star Elementary – Albuquerque

Pojoaque Valley School District – Santa Fe

Puesta Del Sol Elementary – Rio Rancho

 

Santa Fe Academy for Technology – Santa Fe

Santa Fe Children’s Museum – Santa Fe

St. Felix Pantry – Rio Rancho

STEM Club V. Sue Cleveland HS – Rio Rancho

STEM is Childs Play Foundation – Albuquerque

STEM Santa Fe – Santa Fe

Supercomputing Challenge – Albuquerque

Surya Zoba Studies – Albuquerque

Turquiose Trail Charter MS – Santa Fe

UNM STEM-H Center – Albuquerque

Platinum Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

Executive Leadership

  • nmbankandtrust
  • lovelace
  • lectrosonics
  • hiltoninn
  • centrurybank
  • TLC
  • bohannonhuston
  • boa

Rio Rancho Regional Chamber of Commerce

4001 Southern Blvd. SE, Ste. B
Rio Rancho, NM 87124-2069
Voice: (505) 892-1533    Fax: (505) 892-6157
Email: RioChamber@rrrcc.org

OFFICE HOURS:
Monday-Thursday: 9AM-4PM
Friday: 9AM-3PM