The South32 Hermosa Community Fund, a fund of the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona and its geographic affiliate, the Santa Cruz Community Foundation, supports nonprofit organizations based in Santa Cruz County. Supported areas include: education and leadership, economic participation, good health and social wellbeing, and natural resource resilience.
South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. The South32 Hermosa project is located in the northern section of the Patagonia Mountains in Santa Cruz County. The project is approximately six miles south of the town of Patagonia, 50 miles southeast of Tucson, 15 miles northeast of Nogales, Arizona. The company’s purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come.
Since its inception the South32 Hermosa Community Fund has awarded 70 grants, totaling $587,450.
This cycle is now closed. Organizations will be not eligible to reapply until current grant and reporting is completed. Nonprofit organizations based in Santa Cruz County are invited to apply.
Up to $80,000 will be available each cycle; requests up to $10,000 will be considered. Only one application will be accepted per organization per fiscal year (unless approved by S32 Fund). Cycles are currently scheduled to open on June 6, 2022 and January 9, 2023. Organizations will be not eligible to reapply until current grant and reporting is completed.
Contact Kelly Huber, Vice President for Philanthropy, at the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona at (520) 209-2858 or firstname.lastname@example.org