DNCU Employees give back. Teen Day Tuesdays / Employee Giving is a program where staff generously donate charitable contributions through their payroll deductions.
Scheduled funding to nonprofits based in New Mexico that improves lives.
The 2023 Fall Cycle Community Grant-Making Program application is now open for eligible nonprofit organizations that serve youth and families in New Mexico!
Fall Cycle notifications will be announced by the first week of December 2023. Thank you for your interest.
The Del Norte LOV Foundation implements a bi-annual grant-making program, which is a special, programmatic funding opportunity for local nonprofits.
Expand New Mexico youth’s educational aspirations for a better future and to improve their lives through education by providing scholarships.
Year-round event sponsorships for local nonprofits focused on community support.
Advocating and enhancing DNCU’s financial education programming through outreach, partnerships, and events.
Direct programs and events, focusing on financial literacy, education, and volunteerism.
Note: Please do not include any confidential information such as passwords in your message.
Del Norte LOV Foundation Board
- Kim Currie, President – DNCU Chief Marketing Officer
- Lauren McDaniel, Executive Director, Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation
- Hilary Kilpatric, Treasurer – Founder & Head Consultant, Hilary Kilpatric Consulting
- Anthony M. Lopez, Member – DNCU Sr. Member Lending Underwriter
- Kristi L. Salazar, Member – Program & Events Manager, Santa Fe Chamber of Commerce
- Melanie Torres, Member – DNCU AVP Rio Rancho
- Dolores Gurule, Vice President – DNCU Risk Analyst
- Cesar Leon, Member – DNCU Member Experience Operations Manager II
- Joshua Stringer, Member – DNCU Member Experience Operations Manager II
Connie Tooker NuñezDel Norte LOV Foundation Director
Connie joined DNCU as its LOV Foundation Director in June 2020. She is passionately proud to lead the independent foundation associated with DNCU.
TEL: (505) 455-5456
Matt RuybalDel Norte LOV Foundation Associate Director
Joined the Del Norte LOV Foundation in March 2023. Excited to help the foundation in living our vision and in connecting our communities.
TEL: (505) 455-5106
LOV stands for Living Our Vision, in that the employee-driven Del Norte LOV Foundation is committed to advocating for the communities DNCU serves and to promote financial literacy, volunteerism, education, and improving lives for the youth and their families.
We understand that investing our efforts with the youth will positively impact the future for us all. We especially want to support the well-being of youth and their families through life-stages, such as early childhood development, educational, vocational, and scholarship opportunities.
Yes, Del Norte LOV Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 public charity nonprofit organization. Our Tax ID or EIN number is 82-4777209.
The mission of Del Norte LOV Foundation is to improve lives of youth and families in New Mexico.
The Del Norte LOV Foundation is an independent foundation associated with Del Norte Credit Union. The Del Norte LOV Foundation was created by DNCU employees and is committed to improving the lives of youth and families in the communities that DNCU serves. The Foundation implements these philanthropic programs on behalf of DNCU: scholarships, sponsorships, grant-making, employee giving, special fundraising, and community engagement with an emphasis on financial literacy, education, and volunteerism.
Please contact Del Norte LOV Foundation Director, Connie Tooker Nuñez at 505-455-5456 or use our Get Involved Form to send a message to the Del Norte LOV Foundation.
The Del Norte LOV Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) public charity nonprofit organization with an IRS Tax ID # 82-4777209. Your gift is tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. It allocates donation to satisfy its mission and accomplish its program goals.