New Mexicans give grande to NM non-profits

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – New Mexico did give grande, for the first Give Grande New Mexico Campaign.

On Tuesday thousands of people donated to New Mexico non-profits as part of the national online push.

The total tally was more than $850,000.

In all 409 non profits benefitted, including everyone from the Ronald McDonald House, to Adelante and small business training organizations.

As part of the campaign, people simply went online, chose their favorite non profit and donated a minimum of $10.

It was such a successful campaign there is already talk about doing it again next year. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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