Greatest Need Impact Fund for Lincoln and Otero Established to Aid Recovery from Devastating Wildfires

The wildfires in Lincoln and Otero counties have torn through southern New Mexico, leaving devastation in their wake. In partnership with the Community Foundation of Lincoln County and their ongoing Shelter Fund, the New Mexico Wildfire Relief Fund, and Emergency Action Fund held within the Albuquerque Community Foundation, your Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico is directing the Greatest Needs Impact Fund to support Lincoln and Otero counties.

The Greatest Needs Impact Fund for Lincoln and Otero will provide financial resources to support the immediate and long-term recovery needs for the people, animals and places affected by the devastating wildfires in southern New Mexico. Our hearts are with our neighbors and communities in Lincoln and Otero counties.

We kindly request that any checks be made to the Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico with “Greatest Needs Impact Fund for Lincoln & Otero” in the memo line. Our physical and mailing address is 2640 El Paseo Road, Las Cruces, NM 88001. To donate, please visit https://cfsnm.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/create/fund?funit_id=4993.

About Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico: The Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico serves as a community resource, connects donors to needs, and supports charitable organizations in their work. At the Community Foundation, we are committed to improving the quality of life in Southern New Mexico now and for generations to come. We stand together with our community partners, helping students reach their goals through scholarships, supporting nonprofits in sustaining their crucial missions, and elevating organizations and individuals in ways that create positive change.  As a center for charitable giving, we support countless meaningful causes in the twelve counties we serve, which include: Catron, Chaves, Doña Ana, Eddy, Grant, Hidalgo, Lea, Lincoln, Luna, Otero, Sierra & Socorro.