On March 21, after over 50 years of hard work by our community, Castner Range was designated a National Momument. Congresswoman Veronica Escobar and the Castner Range Coalition invite you to celebrate with us! These free festivities take place this Friday, March 31, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Andress Performing Arts Center at 5400 Sun Valley Drive, 79924.
The El Paso Community Foundation is excited to announce that after 52 years, over 137,000 letters of support, countless hours of work from congresspeople, community members, staff and volunteers, President Joe Biden is expected to name Castner Range a National Monument at the White House Conservation in Action Summit in Washington D.C. He is expected to sign the designation at today’s event.
El Paso’s The Golden Groove program will cover the gamut, from blues to bebop.
Texas Book Festival in partnership with El Paso Community Foundation presents TELLING OUR STORIES: MARIA HINOJOSA, IN CONVERSATION WITH BOB MOORE OF EL PASO MATTERS on March 24th at Philanthropy Theatre, followed by a ticketed reception after.
Priceless Heart Project is taking part in the FHS Community Project and collecting donations all week. Help them meet their Giving Goals!
Show features seven intimate vignettes about the Sun City
Series goes interactive with Mountain Movement’s Oscillate
Thousands of people are stranded here without basics, fighting cold and hunger, hoping for a better life. In an effort to help these people– who have left their homes to flee even worse conditions, including violence and profound poverty– the El Paso Community Foundation has made grants to the following community organizations, who are leaders in these efforts, and we encourage you to do the same. Read about them HERE.
We are excited to announce that the Prentice Farrar Brown & Alline Ford Brown Foundation has reinvested in the El Paso Educator Community of Practice, our effort in partnership with CREEED to strengthen the teacher talent and workforce in the El Paso region!
We are looking for a new resident artist for Spring/Summer 2023! If you or anyone you know is interested in being the next Border Art Resident, you can get more info and apply here: https://www.borderartresidency.com/apply-1
The Border Art Residency offers a selected artist a period of retreat for creative work in a living/studio space in the heart of El Paso, Texas. Resident artists are provided with a fully furnished living/working space, a monthly stipend, and utilities paid.