The SWNMCOG provides technical assistance to local governments and mutual domestics to secure funding for much needed water and wastewater projects.
The SWNMCOG partners up with Rural Community Assistance Corporation, New Mexico Finance Authority and NM Environment Department. The SWNMCOG provides expertise in what program meets the most appropriate funding for the system. Priscilla Lucero serves on the Board of the Colonias Infrastructure fund and the Water Trust Board representing community infrastructure needs. Funding programs links are as follows:
Colonias Infrastructure Fund | nmfa.net
Water Trust Board | nmfa.net
NM Environment Department | env.nm.gov
Rural Utilities Service | rd.usda.gov/nm
Rural Community Assistance Corporation | rcac.org