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New Mexico learning series: U.S. – Mexico border challenges and

May 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC-6

You are cordially invited to our upcoming session: New Mexico Learning Series: U.S. – Mexico Border Challenges and Opportunities. The U.S.-Mexico Border Philanthropy Partnership in collaboration with Con Alma Health Foundation, and the New Mexico Association of Grantmakers have partnered once again to convene a panel discussion that will take place on May 23, 2017, in Las Cruces, NM at the Hotel Encanto, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. At this event, philanthropic leaders from leading community foundations, nonprofit organizations, academic institutions, and other stakeholders will convene to discuss challenges and opportunities along the U.S-Mexico Border in New Mexico. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Robert Ashcraft, Chairman, U.S.-Mexico Border Philanthropy Partnership.
Invited speakers include:

Efrén Nicolás Leyva Acevedo, General Consul, Consulate General of Mexico, Alburquerque

José Luis Velasco, Executive Director, U.S. Section, U.S.-Mexico Border Health Commission

Daria L. Darnel,, U.S. Consul General in Cd. Juárez

Diana Chávarri, Executive Director, Fundación Comunitaria de la Frontera Norte

Diana Bustamante, Executive Director, Colonias Development Council

A reception will follow the panel presentation. Agenda forthcoming.

About the BPP
The U.S.-Mexico Border Philanthropy Partnership (BPP) is a binational membership organization that brings together individuals and institutions from the U.S. and Mexico that work and care about our shared border region. We do this by providing the tools and opportunities that help strengthen our members’ ability to pursue and achieve their individual mission in the border offering cross-regional networking, learning, professional and organizational development tools, and products and services to our members.

Sponsors include:

– Con Alma Health Foundation
– New Mexico Association of Grantmakers
-New Mexico Association of Grantmakers

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May 23
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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