Chamiza Foundation: COVID-19 Emergency Relief Funding

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the entire world, but Pueblo communities have suffered particularly difficult consequences. Chamiza will provide support to organizations that respond to direct threats from COVID-19. Grant making priorities for relief efforts are detailed below.

  • Food, medical supplies, and personal items
  • Water
  • Community relief and recovery needs
  • Internet access and connectivity
  • Other needs and expenses directly related to the COVID-19 pandemic

Amount: Awards range from $3,000-$12,000.

Eligibility: Proposals are accepted from:

  • New Mexico’s 19 Pueblo Indian tribal communities.
  • Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, El Paso, Texas, member of the All Pueblo Council of Governors and the 20th Pueblo.
  • Pueblo community leaders.
  • Non-Pueblo organizations that serve Pueblo communities. These entities must submit a letter of support from the Governor of the Pueblo as evidence that the community has requested their involvement.

Deadlines: February 12 and May 7 in 2021.

Resource Information
Funder Chamiza Foundation
Eligibility Individual, Nonprofit Organization, Tribal Organization
Resource URL:
Sector COVID-19 Emergency Response
Grant Amount $3,000-$12,000
Deadline Closed