Arizona Diamondbacks and UnitedHealthcare Volunteers Packed Food to Support Kitchen on the Street’s Childhood Hunger Program

UnitedHealthcare | February 11, 2019 

The Arizona Diamondbacks and UnitedHealthcare employees kicked off their joint “Pack the House” initiative at Fan Fest on Saturday to provide meals for children in need. Volunteers packed food to support Kitchen on the Street’s Bags of Hope program, which is aimed at eradicating childhood hunger. Bags of Hope provides nutritious, kid-friendly foods like fruit… [More]

Desert Financial Credit Union Reaches $7 Million Goal Following ‘Year of Giving’ Initiative

Desert Financial Credit Union | February 7, 2019

When Stacey and Tom Rogers opened the door of their Queen Creek home last summer, the last thing they expected was a visit from their credit union. Their son, Zion, had been battling two rare heart conditions, and they had set up a GoFundMe to help offset some of the expenses for a critical surgery.… [More]

Corporate Philanthropy – P. B. Bell aids The Singletons

B. Bell | January 3, 2019

In the spirit of the holiday season, family-owned P.B. Bell, a premier, locally owned and operated multifamily development, management and acquisition company, headquartered in Scottsdale, donated nearly $7,000 to a more-than-deserving nonprofit organization. The large check was presented at P. B. Bell’s holiday luncheon, where The Singletons, who provide support for single-parent families with cancer, were honored… [More]

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Arizona Awards Nearly $1 Million to Arizona Organizations Working to Fight Opioid Misuse and Substance Use Disorder

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona | December 17, 2018

Suspected opioid overdoses and deaths continue to rise in Arizona. The total number of deaths (counted since 2017) jumped 55 percent in the past three months, from 1,645 in Aug. 2018 to 2,547 in Nov. 20181. In an effort to accelerate the fight against the opioid epidemic, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) has… [More]

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]