Programs

The Rio Grande Cancer Foundation funds grants in support of community programs and projects. In addition, we support several in-house programs which provide direct services to patients and family members. Some of our major programs are:

RioGrande Cancer Foundation - George Ball Childcare The George Ball Childcare program provides short-term child care for patients and their caregivers during diagnosis and treatment.
RioGrande Cancer Foundation - Patient Air Transport Service The Patient Air Transportation program provides assistance with air transportation for patients who are referred outside the El Paso area for care.
RioGrande Cancer Foundation - four Seasons Beauty Program The Four Seasons Beauty program provides practical assistance for women experiencing hair loss.
RioGrande Cancer Foundation - Keep On Dancing Keep on Dancing is our annual educational seminar for patients and those who love them.
RioGrande Cancer Foundation - The Green House The Green House is our comprehensive resource center and library, named in tribute to Leighton Green, Jr.
RioGrande Cancer Foundation - The Alliance - Local suport group  

The Alliance was established to enhance the lives of cancer patients by connecting the newly diagnosed with seasoned survivors toward emotional and practical support