New Mexico Foundation: Native American Relief Fund

The Native American Relief Fund is offering a third round of funding. The Fund will provide emergency grants to tribal communities and non-profit organizations to bring food, water, and other emergency supplies to some of the hardest-hit families and communities impacted by COVID-19 across the Navajo and Apache Nations, and Pueblos of New Mexico.

Specifically, The Fund will be used to prevent, mitigate or respond to threats from COVID-19 and can support relief efforts in the following areas:

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

Amount: A total of $400,000 is available to make awards that range up to $20,000.

Eligibility: An applicant must be one of the following:
• Federally recognized tribe
• 501c3 nonprofit organization in good standing
• Native-led organization with a fiscal sponsor

Deadline: February 5, 2021.

Resource Information
Funder New Mexico Foundation
Eligibility Nonprofit Organization, Tribal Government
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Sector COVID-19 Emergency Response, Social Services, Nutrition
Grant Amount $0-$20,000
Deadline Closed