Our offices are currently closed in observance of the Governor’s health directives in response to COVID-19.
Our staff is working remotely and patient services will continue without interruption.
If you are a cancer patient in need of assistance, please contact Caroline Owen at (505) 795-0661 or [email protected].

Who We Are

The Cancer Foundation for New Mexico (CFFNM) is a local, independent non-profit that was formed in 2003. While we have strong relationships with health care providers, we are a separate, nonprofit entity whose funding goes directly to cancer patients and the support services that we provide:

  • Travel Mileage Reimbursement
  • Overnight Lodging
  • Grocery Cards
  • Support Groups
  • Volunteer Support During Treatment
  • Community Resource Information

Dream Vacation Raffle

Each year, one lucky winner gets to choose from one of four incredible bucket-list travel destinations. This year we are also offering a cash option. Read more about this year’s dream vacation picks by clicking the button below. All proceeds support the Cancer Foundation for New Mexico.

2020 Impact


Patient Visits Supported


Travel Miles Reimbursed


Lodging Nights


Grocery Cards

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Patient Stories


David is a talented drummer, playing in two popular local bands. He also judges Guitar Center’s annual Drum Off. He was recently dignosed with stage IV lung cancer.

Read His Story  


Blueflower is a member of the Kewa (Santo Domingo) Pueblo who was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer.

Read Her Story  


Joel is a carpenter from Pojoaque. In May of 2014, he was diagnosed with throat cancer which required seven weeks of chemotherapy and radiation.

Read His Story  

Cancer Patients Need Your Help

Many cancer patients throughout Northern New Mexico rely on us for mileage reimbursement, overnight lodging, grocery cards, and support groups. Without access to these important services, many would endure extreme financial hardship, or even forgo treatment all together.

Help ensure that all cancer patients throughout northern New Mexico have access to lifesaving and life-prolonging treatment.

How Else Can You Help?

Make a sustained commitment to cancer patients throughout northern New Mexico by making your gift monthly. Just select, “Show my support by making this a recurring donation” on the donation page.

The 10/10 Visionary fund is a permanently restricted endowment with the goal of raising $10 million in 10 years. Revenue generated by this fund will help ensure we carry out our mission to help save lives for generations to come.

From individual or business event sponsorship to monthly corporate giving, there are many ways to partner with our organization to benefit cancer patients throughout northern New Mexico.

Become a volunteer

We are a volunteer-supported organization and we need your help!

Our Partners

Special thanks to our Strategic Year-Round Partners