OneAZ Credit Union Announces Its 2018 Community Impact Grant Recipients

OneAZ Credit Union | November 1, 2018

OneAZ Credit Union, a local financial institution with branches around the state, has announced its selections for its 2018 Community Impact Grants. More than 35 non-profit organizations in the valley, as well as in Tucson, Flagstaff and other communities around Arizona will benefit from these grants totaling $55,000, with individual grant amounts ranging from $500… [More]

Arizona nonprofits win big at Gila River Cares Night of Giving

Gila River Hotels & Casinos | October 26, 2018

Gila River Hotels & Casinos donated a year’s worth of its forfeited jackpots to five local nonprofit organizations at its inaugural Gila River Cares Night of Giving celebration held at Wild Horse Pass on Thursday, Oct. 25. This year’s recipients and final distribution amounts included: Voices for CASA Children: $25,096.38 New Pathways for Youth: $18,866.32… [More]

JPMorgan Chase announces philanthropic support for the Partnership for Economic Innovation to promote exports and foreign direct investment

JPMorgan Chase | October 26, 2018

JPMorgan Chase announced its support for the Metro Phoenix Export Alliance (MPEXA) through $150,000 in philanthropic backing to be administered by the Partnership for Economic Innovation (PEI). As an affiliate of PEI, MPEXA will use the funds to continue programs such as Export Explore – which awards grants and provides resources to small and medium… [More]

Lyft Partners to Provide Transportation to Domestic Violence Survivors

Lyft | October 22, 2018

In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness month, Lyft is partnering with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence to remove a key barrier for survivors fleeing abusive situations: transportation. The rideshare company announced that it will be donating $20,000 in ride credits to AZCESDV, to assist Arizona shelters in providing safe transportation for… [More]

Children in Phoenix Receive Free Comprehensive Eye Exams and Prescription Glasses as Part of Back-to-School Public Health Event 

UnitedHealthcare | October 9, 2018

Phoenix-area children recently received free comprehensive eye exams and glasses donations as part of a back-to-school eye health event. The exams were conducted by board-certified optometrists at the Alhambra Family Resource Center using the Eye Care 4 Kids mobile clinic, and today any child with the need for prescription eyewear received a free pair of… [More]

Barrett-Jackson Tackles Cardiovascular Disease, Celebrates the ‘Driven Hearts’ Campaign at the 2018 Las Vegas Auction

Barrett-Jackson | September 24, 2018

Scottsdale-based Barrett-Jackson, a proud supporter of the American Heart Association’s Life is Why We Give Campaign, is picking up speed and slamming the brakes on heart disease and stroke with their “Driven Hearts” campaign. The yearlong charitable initiative, which is spearheaded by Barrett-Jackson’s Vice President of Brand Strategy, Carolyn Jackson, will be in full force… [More]

Sheriff Paul Penzone Accepts the First Grant of a $100,000 Valley Toyota/100 Club of Arizona Partnership

Toyota Dealers Association | September 6, 2018

Yesterday, at Camelback Toyota, the 100 Club of Arizona, a nonprofit that serves the first responder community, announced the beginning of a $100,000 partnership with the Valley Toyota Dealers Association. The funds will be directed towards purchasing much needed safety gear for local police and fire departments as a part of the 100 Club’s Safety… [More]

Lyft Announces Round Up and Donate In-App Feature Benefiting Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Lyft | August 1, 2018

Lyft, the fastest-growing rideshare company in the U.S., is now giving Valley residents the ability to “round up” their fare for a local cause. Starting today, the Round Up & Donate feature inside the Lyft app will allow passengers to have their fare rounded up to the nearest dollar and the difference donated to Phoenix Children’s Hospital.… [More]

Cox Announces Latina Entrepreneurs of the Year

Cox Communications | July 11, 2018

For the sixth year, Cox Communications is honoring two outstanding Valley Latina entrepreneurs, Sandra Flores and Rosie Magaña, whose talent and leadership are perfect examples of the ever growing women-owned businesses here in Arizona. According to a 2015 White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics study, Latinas own more than one million businesses in… [More]

UnitedHealthcare Awards $2 Million in Grants to Arizona Community Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health

UnitedHealthcare | July 11, 2018

UnitedHealthcare has awarded $2 million in grants to local organizations that are expanding social services to address some of Arizona’s key social determinants of health, like food security. Grant recipients include: Association of Arizona Food Banks to increase access to fresh produce at local food banks statewide. Brighter Way Institute and VisionQuest 20/20 to work with school districts to… [More]