2017 Community Impact

2017 Community Impact Grants Awarded


After a comprehensive review of many local organizations 2017 Community Impact Grant requests, many factors were taken into consideration when grant awards were decided.  Considerations include an organization’s short and long term logic model outcomes and outputs, program planning, collaboration between local agencies, timely reports, campaign participation, attendance in Participating Agency meetings, and promoting the agency as a United Way Community Partner.  Our Allocations Committee focused on filling the basic needs in the community and helping the most vulnerable as a priority.  


After our allcoations committee review the applications, they provided a recommendation to our Board of Directors and the recommendation was ratified on March 16, 2017 at our regularly scheduled Board of Directors meeting.


Boys & Girls Club of Carlsbad Education & Life Skills $50,000
CARC, INC. CARC, INC. Child Development Services Program - Carlsbad $10,000
Carlsbad Battered Family Shelter Groups/Maintenance for women, children and men $25,000
Carlsbad Community of Hope Center Inc. Tent City & Resource Center  $50,000
Carlsbad Lifehouse Sober Living House for Men $20,000
Carlsbad Municipal Schools CMS Preventionist/Interventionist; Drop Out/Truancy Prevention $35,000
Carlsbad Municipal Schools Student Support and Safety-After School Program $10,000
Carlsbad Transitional Housing and Homeless Shelter Inc. Transitional Housing and Emergency Shelter $30,000
Cavern City Child Advocacy Center Community Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Education Programs $5,000
Eddy County CASA Eddy County CASA Program $30,000
Epsilon Sigma Alpha "Packs for Hunger" Packs for Hunger $22,500
Loving Outreach Center Loving Outreach Center - Food Pantry $5,400
Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico Ronald McDonald House Lodging Program - South Eddy County Residents $5,000
Southeast New Mexico Comminity Action Senior Citizens Food Program $40,000
2-1-1 Program Outreach and Community Resource Center $54,144