The El Paso Collaborative for Community and Economic Development (the Collaborative) is a Texas not-for-profit organization that has served El Paso and the surrounding area since 1996. Our service area is El Paso, TX.

In addition to its non-profit status, the Collaborative is a U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution, i.e. a “community lender”. Community Development Financial Institutions were established to provide access to capital to underserved populations. The Collaborative offers a wide variety of loans, programs and services.


El Paso Giving Day is an event that will be take place online beginning midnight, November 15, 2018 and ending that same day at 11:59 PM in the platform with the purpose of receiving donations from potetial investors who will contribute to the success of organizations like El Paso Collaborative for Community and Economic Development.