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SAVE THE DATE for the 2017 Piñon Awards Ceremony & Dinner:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Santa Fe Community Foundation Piñon Awards honor the work of vital nonprofits and philanthropists in our region. Nonprofit organizations can be nominated by anyone in the community, including their own board or staff.

The 2017 nomination guidelines and nomination form is now available! Click here to download.
Nomination deadline is Friday, May 5, 2017 by 5pm

2016 Award Winners

New Mexico Appleseed: Courageous Innovation Award - an organization that uses a bold approach to solving a persistent problem in the community. Click here to see their video.

Coming Home Connection: Quiet Inspiration Award - an organization whose hallmark it is to work quietly and respectfully among a wide range of people in the community. Click here to see their video.

Southwestern Association for Indian Arts: Tried and True Award - an organization that is known for consistent high-quality programming, despite changes in the external environment. Click here to see their video.

Santa Fe Art Institute: Visionary Award
- an organization that can anticipate the unmet needs of future generations and has the stamina to achieve success. Click here to see their video.

Quarrier and Philip Cook: Philanthropic Leadership Award - chosen by the Santa Fe Community Foundation‘s Board of Directors, this award recognizes leaders for their dedication to building healthy and vital communities.  Awardees are motivated by a sense of community over a sense of self and exhibit innovative and creative philanthropic responses to unmet need. Click here to see their video.

To view the list of all past winners, please click here.