Thank you for visiting! The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation is El Paso's largest foundation of its kind dedicated to meeting the needs of cancer patients and their supporters in our county. Within this site, we trust that you will find direction and support in dealing and coping with cancer.
The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation is proud to host the online calendar of events for all things related to cancer activities in El Paso. If you know of upcoming events or represent a cancer organization hosting events that you think would benefit our viewers, please email us to discuss inclusion in our Upcoming Events calendar. Please click here to view our events calendar.
Here are some of the latest of everything and anything happening in the cancer foundation. Please click here to view all posts.
Cancer Survivors, Local Communities to Celebrate 30th Annual National Cancer Survivors Day® on Sunday, June 4 As part of the 30th annual National Cancer Survivors Day®, cancer survivor... [read more]
Call for 2017 Presenters The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation Survive & Thrive Classroom Series Please send proposals to the email address listed below: The Rio Grande Cancer Foundati... [read more]
In addition to providing direct grant support to qualified non-profit agencies whose mission is cancer related, the Foundation manages many other programs within our organization.
Assistance with transportation, lodging and other issues for El Pasoans dealing with cancerRead More
Provides practical assistance for women's issues during a cancer diagnosisRead More
From providing support to qualified non-profits who work exclusively in the cancer arena to serving the needs of individual cancer patients and their supporters, the Rio Grande Cancer Foundation's economic impact on the community approaches $8,000,000.
As we begin the next decade of service,it is with an eye on the many issues that affect cancer survivors. We are committed to reducing the burden of cancer in our El Paso community.
The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation - We are the Colors of Cancer.
Direct Grants: $4,000,000 | 50%
Patient Travel: $1,750,000 | 22%
Education: $450,000 | 6%
Collaboration: $800,000 | 10%
Direct Patient Aid: $1,000,000 | 12%
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