2022 Funded Partners

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Alzheimer's Association San Antonio & South Texas Chapter


Alzheimer's Association expands access to dementia education, care & support services in the LRGV.


Aurora House Foundation


Aurora House works to provide quality, compassionate end-of-life care to terminally ill patients, supports grieving loved ones, and prepares healthcare students for the future in a sustainable way.




ARISE Adelante's Sustainability Project will strengthen service delivery and operational capacity to address community needs.


Boys and Girls Clubs of Harlingen


Triple Play delivers a Game Plan for the Mind, Body, and Soul to promote Healthy Lifestyles.


Buckner Children and Family Services, Inc.


Buckner will addressing sustainability, access to care and promoting healthier lives for underserved families.


Cameron County Children's Advocacy Centers, Inc.


This grant will serve child victims of abuse by providing therapeutic services to them.


Cameron County Drainage District Number 6


Improvements to the Green Bay South community will reduce recurring flooding and associated health issues.


C.A.M.P. University


C.A.M.P. University provides opportunities for adults with special needs to continue developing interests as well as life, social, and job skills so that they Can Achieve their Maximum Potential.


Capable Kids Foundation, Inc.


Capable Kids will increase capacity and expand services to more families of children with disabilities in the four-county area.


Child Abuse Education Program of South Texas


This conference aims to bring together primarily those in the Lower Rio Valley interested in all aspects of
child maltreatment and domestic violence - prevention, intervention, and long-term effects.


Children's Museum of Brownsville


This grant is to obtain air purification units and an AED device to continue upholding the museum's new standards of public health and safety while also reassuring our visitors that we have their best interests in mind.


El Milagro Clinic


IBH - medical, nutrition & mental health to address co-morbidities & promote disease prevention.


Epilepsy Foundation Central & South Texas


EFCST provides specialized epilepsy care to 200 people in Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr & Willacy Counties.


Friendship of Women, Inc.


Support general operating expenses to impact organizational readiness and infrastructure growth for Friendship of Women.


Harlingen Consolidated School District


Implementation of Hope Squad for grades 6-12 and Capturing Kids' Hearts grades K-5.


Holy Family Services, Inc.


To offer health assessments, disease prevention and management for women in at-risk communities.


Housing and Community Services, Inc.


Prospera provides Social Determinants of Health (SDOH)-focused programs for low-income families.


IDEA Public Schools


IDEA will scale Hope Squad to provide school-based, peer-to-peer suicide prevention programming.




To strengthen and support collective action to drive improvements in social determinants of health in the Rio Grande Valley.


Loaves & Fishes of the RGV


Great Physician Healthy Living addresses the causes and consequences of homelessness and poverty by meeting the health related needs of our clients.


Planned Parenthood South Texas


Planned Parenthood Cameron County provides essential health services on a sliding fee scale to increase access to care.


Plaza Amistad


The Plaza Amistad community center in Donna affirms and promotes the success of partner agencies working together to address the community’s health, education, social service and spiritual needs.

Prevent Blindness Texas


To expand eye health screenings/education/resources for increased health equity in vision health.


Proyecto Juan Diego, Inc.


Improve the overall health of families through education, home gardens, and advocacy.


RCCC, Inc.


RCCC will provide Substance Abuse treatment to 160 Cameron County residents.


Rio Grande State Center Citizen's Volunteer Council


To secure specialty services from community providers needed for complicated patient cases.

San Juan Nursing Home


To maintain and support initiatives that will impact the comfort of the residents living in our facility and the satisfaction of the families that seek our services.


Sight Savers America


SSA's Low Vision Program provides high-tech vision aids to children with severe visual impairment.


Special Olympics Texas RGV


Special Olympics Texas RGV provides year round sports for people with intellectual disabilities.


South Texas Afghanistan Iraq Veterans Association


Operation Vet Care will provide medical vouchers for veterans and their dependents.


South Texas Juvenile Diabetes Association


STJDA will continue serving families of children with diabetes starting with initial diagnosis, through summer camps, monthly food pantries, and medical assistance, and a new mental health initiative.


Su Casa De Esperanza


The program provides education & resources for families from the colonias about child development.


Su Clinica


Expansion of pediatric behavioral health services to meet increased demand from the COVID-19 pandemic.


Sunshine Haven


To continuously make accessible 24 hour free comfort/palliative care to terminally ill patients enrolled in Hospice, support their families & create a curriculum on preparation of Death & Dying.


Teach For America


Teach For America will support teacher wellness and provide professional development to meet students’ social-emotional needs.


Texas Ramp Project


The McAllen Ramp Project builds free wheelchair ramps for low-income elderly and disabled people.


Texas Southmost College


Texas Southmost College will establish a student food pantry, greenhouse, and community garden to help address food insecurity, in collaboration with Brownsville Wellness Coalition.


The Enrique San Pedro Ozanam Center, Inc.


The Ozanam Center Food Pantry Program provides food assistance to needy families.


Tropical Texas Behavioral Health


MHOT officers facilitate a response for clients in mental health crisis to appropriate treatment.


UT Health Science Center at San Antonio


Provision of interprofessional preventive oral health education and screenings to increase oral health awareness, improve oral health of the community, and facilitate service access.




Addressing the compounding nursing and allied health shortage in our region through student certification and achieving living-wage employment.