Who We Are

United Way of Central New Mexico is the way our community comes together to help itself.

United Way of Central New Mexico is a local, nonprofit charity governed by local people (with a Board of Directors) and serving the people of Bernalillo, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia Counties. We are one of over 1,200 local United Ways across the country that belong to an association called United Way of America.

Our core values of Impact, Customer Centered, Integrity, Leadership and Passion reflect the overall mission of UWCNM. We work with the community to create positive impact while compassionately anticipating the needs of our community. We foster a transparent environment, inspire and guide leadership in our community and are passionate about improving the lives of those most vulnerable in central New Mexico. Check out our Annual Report for more information!


Our vision is supportive communities where people live healthy and productive lives.


Our mission is to bring people and resources together to measurably improve lives and strengthen our communities.