2023 PNM Resources Foundation Grant Recipients

Reduce Your Use Energy Efficiency Grant Recipients

The following forty local nonprofits collectively received $200,000 in grants for reducing their energy use by using energy efficient products, which in turn will allow them to save on their electric bills. By doing so, these organizations will be able to maintain their commitments to the clients they serve. They each share the PNM Resources Foundation vision of moving New Mexico forward together.

  1. ARCA (Albuquerque)
  2. Catholic Charities of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
  3. Cliff Gila Grant County Fair Association (Silver City)
  4. Dakota Tree Project (Albuquerque)
  5. El Refugio Inc. (Silver City) 
  6. Flamenco Works, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  7. Fusion Theatre Company (Albuquerque)
  8. Greater Communities (Albuquerque)             
  9. Homewise (Santa Fe)      
  10. Hopeworks (Albuquerque)
  11. La Familia Medical Center (Santa Fe)               
  12. Mandy's Special Farm (Albuquerque)         
  13. Maslena Rescue Foundation (Tijeras)         
  14. National Dance Institute of New Mexico - NDI New Mexico (Santa Fe)
  15. National Institute of Flemenco (Albuquerque)                                       
  16. New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty Inc. (Albuquerque)
  17. New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science Foundation (Albuquerque)             
  18. OASIS Albuquerque (Albuquerque)          
  19. Partnership for Community Action (Albuquerque)
  20. Paws and Stripes (Albuquerque)
  21. Properity Works (Albuquerque)
  22. R4Creating (Rio Rancho)
  23. Rio Grande Food Project (Albuquerque)
  24. Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico House 1 (Albuquerque)
  25. Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico House 2 (Albuquerque)
  26. Santa Fe Animal Shelter & Humane Society (Santa Fe)
  27. Santa Fe Children's Museum (Santa Fe)      
  28.  Santa Fe Community Foundation (Santa Fe)      
  29. Santa Fe Playhouse (Santa Fe)
  30. Saranam, LLC (Albuquerque)
  31. Silver City Gospel Mission (Silver City)         
  32. St. Felix Pantry (Rio Rancho)       
  33. TANDO Inc. (Albuquerque)
  34. TenderLove Community Center, Inc.(Albuquerque)
  35. The Rock at Noonday (Albuquerque)
  36. Three Sisters Kitchen (Albuquerque)
  37. University of New Mexico Foundation, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  38. Wise Fool New Mexico (Santa Fe)
  39. Youth Development, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  40. 516 Arts (Albuquerque)


PNM Resources Foundation is proud to announce its 40th anniversary with a commitment to give back to the community it serves. The Foundation awarded $700,000 in grants to forty-four nonprofits that have demonstrated a commitment to important issues around education, inclusion, the environment, and community vitality. Each nonprofit recipient has made a significant impact on the communities they serve. All nonprofits completed applications demonstrating outstanding collaborative, newly created programs with visible short-term results and were awarded between $5,000 - $40,000 grants. 

The PNM Resources Foundation 40th anniversary nonprofit recipients are:

  1. 516 Arts (Albuquerque)
  2. Adelante Development Center Inc. (Statewide)
  3. Albuquerque Health Care For The Homeless (Albuquerque)
  4. Albuquerque Museum Foundation, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  5. Animal Humane Association of New Mexico (Statewide)
  6. ARCA (Albuquerque)
  7. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central New Mexico, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  8. Casa Esperanza (Statewide)
  9. Childhaven, Inc. (Farmington)
  10. Children's Advocacy Center For Denton County, Inc. (North Texas)
  11. Children's Grief Center of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
  12. Christian Community Action (North Texas)
  13. Communities In Schools of North Texas, Inc. (North Texas)
  14. Encuentro (Statewide)
  15. Ethos Literacy (Albuquerque)
  16. Explora Science Center & Children's Museum of Albuquerque (Statewide)
  17. Fusion Theatre Company (Albuquerque)
  18. Future Forge Inc. (Silver City)
  19. Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  20. Heading Home (Albuquerque)
  21. Hopeworks (Albuquerque)
  22. Keres Children's Learning Center (Cochiti Pueblo)
  23. Lensic Performing Arts Center Corporation (Santa Fe)
  24. Luna Community College Foundation (Las Vegas)
  25. Mandy's Special Farm (Albuquerque)
  26. National Atomic Museum Foundation (Albuquerque)
  27. National Dance Institute of New Mexico (NDI New Mexico) (Statewide)
  28. New Mexico Bio Park Society, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  29. New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science Foundation (Albuquerque)
  30. Prosperity Works (Statewide)
  31. Reading Quest (Santa Fe)
  32. Rio Grande Food Project (Albuquerque)
  33. Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (Statewide)
  34. Santa Fe Community Foundation (Santa Fe)
  35. Santa Fe Habitat for Humanity (Santa Fe)
  36. Saranam, LLC (Statewide)
  37. Supportive Housing Coalition of New Mexico (Statewide)
  38. TenderLove Community Center, Inc. (Albuquerque)
  39. The First Tee of San Juan County, NM (Kirtland)
  40. The Nature Conservancy of New Mexico (Santa Fe)
  41. The Notah Begay III Foundation (Santa Ana Pueblo)
  42. Thrive In Southern New Mexico (Alamogordo)
  43. Wise Fool New Mexico (Santa Fe)
  44. Youth Development, Inc. (Albuquerque)