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AZ Giving: Junior League of Phoenix

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For 85 years, Junior League of Phoenix (JLP) has positively impacted the Greater Phoenix community with their mission of promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the Valley of the Sun through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.

As an organization that is currently more than 1,000 members strong, JLP has a long history of making Phoenix a better...

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AZ Giving: Vino con Stelle

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Taking place in April, Vino con Stelle marks one of the Valley’s newest, most meaningful fundraising events.

Stacie J. Stephenson, DC, is known for many things, including being a recognized physician and lecturer on regenerative, functional and natural medicine; a champion of holistic, patient-centered care; and a philanthropic force behind a wide range of charitable causes. Having spent 15 years in private practice, Dr. Stephenson serves as the chair of functional medicine for Cancer Treatment Centers of America. She also is vice chair of the board of directors for Gateway for Cancer...

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AZ Giving: Kid in the Corner

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Kid in the Corner is a Valley-based nonprofit dedicated to shattering harmful stigmas surrounding mental illness. The organization believes in community and works to begin conversations, spread awareness, encourage activism and exemplify compassion. 

Francine Sumner and her son, Zachary, spent months attempting to navigate the mental health system as the 16-year-old dealt with symptoms of mental illness. Throughout the process, Zachary was rarely asked about his health or absence from school...

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AZ Giving: Habitat for Humanity of Central Arizona Partners with State Forty Eight

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This year, Habitat for Humanity of Central Arizona (Habitat) celebrates 35 years in Arizona. To highlight the nonprofit's incredible work of building homes, communities and hope, it is teaming up with State Forty Eight. Together, the companies are launching a collaborative T-shirt to raise funds and are inviting the public to support the cause through an SFE Community Impact event on Jan. 25.

The event will contribute to Habitat’s latest neighborhood revitalization efforts in the Central City South Community, located just south of Downtown Phoenix. This long-established...

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AZ Giving: Phoenix Nonprofit in Dire Need of Toy Donations

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On Saturday, Dec. 14, Phoenix Rescue Mission brings the holiday spirit and joy to families and their children in need during its annual Winter Wonderland Christmas Celebration.

However, the nonprofit is in dire need of new, unwrapped toys (for ages 0 to 16), small household items and personal gifts to make the event a success. The items are used for the event's "shopping area," where parents can “shop” for their children for Christmas. This year alone, Phoenix Rescue Mission will serve more than 1,600 children during the event, which will feature Santa...

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