New Mexico Funders Collaborative: Communities in Action – Mental and Behavioral HealthDeadline: November 15, 2019
The Communities in Action: Mental and Behavioral Health Grant (CIA-MBH) is a collaborative funding opportunity that brings together funders from across New Mexico to pool resources and make at least one high impact grant of $25,000. This grant is a collaborative investment from funders in various sectors and organizations are encouraged to demonstrate similar collaborative thinking when submitting applications.
The CIA-MBH grant is focused on supporting mental and behavioral health programs that serve individuals and communities in Central New Mexico: Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia, and/or Torrance counties. Funding areas include:
- Access to mental/behavioral health services and community supports
- Public and education awareness
- Employment and workforce pipeline
- Intergenerational services
Amount: At least one grant of $25,000 will be awarded.
Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and/or governmental entities serving Central New Mexico (Bernalillo, Sandoval, Valencia, and/or Torrance counties). Nonprofit organizations must also have current filings with the NM Attorney General’s Office, Secretary of State’s office, and have a positive Charity Check Report via Guidestar (public education institutions and religious institutions are exempt from Attorney General filings).
Note: The application will open on October 24, 2019.