Nominate a Hero of Health Today! Nominations close Friday, October 22nd, 2021 by 5:00 PM.

Con Alma Health Foundation invites you to nominate a 2021 Hero of Health — someone who makes a significant difference in the health of their community. We honor individuals each year who are passionate about improving health in New Mexico. Due to the extraordinary challenges of the past 1 1/2…

Defining Moments 2020 Annual Report — Read the Full Report:

Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.” For many New Mexicans, 2020 will be remembered as a year unlike any other — mostly consumed by the Covid-19 global health pandemic. Through the unimaginable loss of life, illness, despair, financial struggles, and…

Community Rebuild Grants Are Open — We are accepting applications for grants that will support nonprofits in addressing the disproportionate impact Covid-19 has had on communities and the nonprofit sector in New Mexico.

Opens: Thursday, September 23, 2021
Closes: Monday, November 1, 2021 by midnight *
Applicants are encouraged to submit their…

Denise E. Herrera, PhD, MCHES, Executive Director of Con Alma Health Foundation
Denise E. Herrera, PhD, MCHES, Executive Director of Con Alma Health Foundation

As I wrap up my first month with Con Alma Health Foundation, I am mindful of this historic time of global uncertainty as well as possibilities. I often consider this era to be a triple pandemic as we’re simultaneously experiencing a global health crisis, economic instability, and racial reckoning. I…

How well and even how long you live can be shaped by where you live.

What makes Los Alamos county the healthiest county in the nation, and why don’t any of the other counties in New Mexico make it to this list? The introduction to this health equity tool suggests the points to look at in a community, and a way to remedy this or…


Con Alma Health Foundation builds partnerships, advocates for all, and invests in systemic change to improve health in New Mexico.

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