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Community Rewards Giving

Our primary giving program, Community Rewards®, represents our values, supports our objectives, and strengthens the well-being of the communities where we live, work, and play. Community Rewards beneficiaries are nonprofit organizations that make measurable, positive impact in the communities they serve.

To be considered, your organization must provide services in one of our five focus areas:

Community Rewards Categories

Nusenda Foundation supports organizations that are providing services in the communities we serve and across the state. Our goal is to partner with organizations that share in our work to help New Mexican's thrive in the communities they call home.

Applying for Community Rewards in 2020


The Nusenda Foundation is currently evaluating and updating our Community Rewards process. We will launch a new and improved Community Rewards Grant Program later this year.

If you have questions or concerns about Community Rewards, please email us at foundation@nusenda.org.


Incomplete applications will not be considered. Nusenda Foundation does not fund individuals, political organizations, for-profit organizations, organizations not providing services in our geographic focus areas, or organizations that discriminate on the basis of race or religion. Nusenda Credit Union and the Nusenda Foundation reserve the right to deny any request. All decisions are at the discretion of Nusenda Credit Union and Foundation management. Features of the program are subject to change, and the program may be withdrawn at any time.