Local Arizona Insurance Professionals Pick Up Their Golf Clubs for Charity

Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation March 15, 2016

On Thursday, February 25th, more than 120 Arizona insurance professionals gathered to raise over $27,000 in support of local nonprofits at the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation’s second annual Swing for the Green Charity Challenge. Held at Top Golf Scottsdale, this event brought the local insurance industry together for a fun-filled night of celebration and philanthropy.… [More]

Larry H. Miller Dealerships Donates Nearly $75,000 to 10 Deserving Charities During 2nd Annual ‘10 Days of Giving’ Campaign

Larry H. Miller Dealerships January 28, 2016

Larry H. Miller Dealerships has officially wrapped its second annual “10 Days of Giving” campaign, in which the group donated nearly $75,000 to 10 charities over 10 days. Aimed at spreading cheer to deserving Metro Phoenix and Tucson charities, the campaign wrapped up with a $5,000 donation to Scottsdale-based HopeKids on January 8. The funds… [More]

Phoenix Area Toyota Dealers Donate $500,000 to Local Communities in 2015

Valley Toyota Dealers January 28, 2016

Valley Toyota Dealers, a group of 10 Toyota dealers throughout the metro Phoenix area, continued to show their commitment to the communities in which they live and whom they service this year, donating more than $500,000 to local community organizations in 2015 – nearly doubling their 2014 community contribution. In addition, the Valley TDA, along… [More]

Desert Schools Donates More than $500,000 to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Desert Schools Federal Credit Union January 19, 2016

Desert Schools Federal Credit Union has donated more than a half-million dollars to 1 Darn Cool School, Phoenix Children’s Hospital’s formal school program. Facilitated through the hospital’s trivia game show, the generous check amount was revealed and presented to the hospital in a fun and interactive way. Hosted on PCH-1, the hospital’s closed circuit station,… [More]

Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Universal Technical Institute Announce New STEM Education Scholarships

Universal Technical Institute January 12, 2016

Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) has announced a new scholarship program with Universal Technical Institute that will pave the way for Club members to pursue a STEM-based career in the in-demand transportation service industry. The program offers 15 full-tuition scholarships to any of UTI’s automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle or marine programs at its… [More]

Jaburg Wilk Delivers Truckload of Winter Items for Dogs and Cats

Jaburg Wilk Dec. 22, 2015

During the month of December, the law firm of Jaburg Wilk held a drive for HALO Animal Rescue and the Arizona Humane Society. Jaburg Wilk employees were asked to bring in gently used items that could help dogs and cats stay warm during the winter. The bed of a full size pick-up truck was filled with blankets, dog beds,… [More]

Phoenix Teachers Honored with $30,000 in Educational Grants as part of Farmers Insurance’s ‘Thank America’s Teachers’ Program

Farmers Insurance Dec. 17, 2015

Today, local Farmers Insurance® agent Kristin Elves presented twelve teachers at Abraham Lincoln Traditional School with $30,000 in educational grants as part of the company’s Thank America’s Teachers℠ initiative. “Teachers across the country are so passionate about what they do, and they are committed to improving their schools in any way they can,” said Elves. “I… [More]

Burton Family Flash-Funds Hundreds of High School Club Requests

Arizona Community Foundation November 20, 2015

In a single day of flash funding, the Burton Family Foundation fulfilled all of the extra-curricular activity requests of 26 area high schools, meeting the needs of more than 100 different clubs. Founder Christy Burton did it with just a few mouse clicks, thanks to Phoenix-based nonprofit Support My Club. The organization provides an online… [More]

Renewal by Andersen Benefits House of Refuge

Renewal by Andersen Oct. 23, 2015

Renewal by Andersen is doing its part to support the families who have been victims of domestic violence, in recognition of National Make A Difference Day and in conjunction with National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. One in four women have been victimized at some point in their lifetime, and, according to the 2009 Women’s Health… [More]

2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open and The Thunderbirds Raise Record-Breaking $9,060,731 for Local Charities

The Thunderbirds Oct. 9, 2015

Waste Management Phoenix Open hosts, The Thunderbirds, will hand out $9,060,731 to local charities through proceeds raised from the 2015 tournament, Thunderbirds Big Chief Danny Calihan announced today at the Foundation for Blind Children. This is the highest single-year charitable donation in tournament history, helping to reach a historic milestone of more than $100 million… [More]