NLF at the Emergency Preparedness Camp

The Nueva Luz Foundation is honored to partner with the Weslaco Fire Department in sending our counselor, Mr. Jose Alvarado, to the Youth Emergency Preparedness Camp to guide some of the students. At the camp, the students learned the fundamentals of becoming a member of the Community Emergency Response Team.  The Nueva Luz Foundation is honored to … Continue reading NLF at the Emergency Preparedness Camp

Learn About Our Programs

The Nueva Luz Foundation offers various services for anyone who has been affected by trauma. Through our philosophy of  Understand, Cope, & Prevail, we aim to empower individuals to overcome any obstacle that they happen to face in life. Our programs are available for:VeteransVeterans Families/CaregiversFirst RespondersYouthFamiliesIndividualsThe Nueva Luz Foundation is helping empower individuals on a daily basis. For us … Continue reading Learn About Our Programs

Get Involved

Volunteering There is always a need for volunteers to donate their time and energy to support our cause. Please send us an email to to join the list of NLF volunteers. Our team will keep you updated on what we’re doing and all of the upcoming volunteer opportunities. Internship We look forward to helping students broaden their … Continue reading Get Involved

All Hazards Conference 2018

The Nueva Luz Foundation was honored again this year to participate in the 2018 All-Hazards Conference! We have collaborated with our first responders that also participated. Our Dr. Villanueva performed her presentation on de-escalation for a full house of first responders! Thank you to the organizers of the event for inviting us.

About Us

Welcome to the Official Site of the Nueva Luz FoundationWe welcome you to our new and improved website. We are the Nueva Luz Foundation, a non-profit organization based in the Rio Grande Valley with the goal of bringing hope to those affected by trauma and PTSD.Our Mission, Our MottoOur mission is to further the health, welfare, … Continue reading About Us