Nominations Closing Soon for 2018 Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards

    Do you know someone who has been providing great service in Tempe through their humanitarian work, volunteering or philanthropic support?  Just four days left to nominate for 2018...

Barro’s Pizza and Pepsi Partner to Help Arizona Families Affected by...

With its ongoing commitment to helping local families, Barro’s Pizza and Pepsi are giving back during the Summer of Giving. The locally-owned pizza operation,...

David Williams prepares for Special Olympics World Games

Around three years ago, David Williams decided to give basketball a try. Previously he had tried other sports and competed in Special Olympic events...

Tucsonans Turn Out For Annual Run

Thousands of Tucsonans braved the heat for a fabulous local tradition. The 12th annual Meet Me Downtown 5K took place on Sunday evening and garnered...

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Volunteers Build Habitat For Humanity House

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – May 21, 2018) – – Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, long-known for its corporate giving and community support, continues to impact local organizations...

VALLEYLIFE’s 2018 Legacy of Love Gala

Join VALLEYLIFE in celebrating 71 years of providing services to individuals with disabilities is the Phoenix metro area at VALLEYLIFE’s annual Legacy of Love...

(Writer Viewpoint) Survey: How Can We Prevent School Shootings

In the wake of a series of school shootings, the most recent in Texas, ways to prevent future school shootings has been a topic...

Help Us Save Corona Del Sol High School Grad Night!

Parents received an email eight days prior to the PTO Sponsored Corona Del Sol High School Graduation Night for seniors, letting parents know that the...

Our Big Fat Gay Yard Sale: May 26th – Got Donations?

Got Fab Stuff?!?!?  Bring it to the Tucson Pride Mega Yard Sale.  We are looking for donations of furniture, small & large appliances, bicycles, clothing, strollers,...

Calling All Charities for Unique Fundraising Opportunity

  Outlets at Anthem invites local nonprofits to apply now for the 2018 Shopping Extravaganza retail philanthropy event. Nonprofit organizations in the greater Phoenix area...

Bernice Kussell Society Cinco de Mayo

VALLEYLIFE’s Bernice Kussell Society held their annual Cinco de Mayo party on Saturday, May 5th. Audrey and Charlie Alfano graciously hosted the event at...

Tempe Community Action Agency and Tempe Police Department Team Up for...

  WHO:             Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) and Tempe Police Department   WHAT:           Tempe Community Action Agency and the Tempe Police Department have come together...

Swingin’ Safari Mini Golf Grand Opening

Announcing the Grand Opening of Swingin’ Safari Mini Golf. Festivities will begin at 10 am Saturday May 19th. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony...

Chompie’s to Host Silent Auction for Single Parents with Cancer

Chompie’s Restaurants will be hosting a month-long silent auction on behalf of their premiere charity, The Singletons. The auction features over a dozen items that...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   More than a dozen local businesses are...

The Original Taste 2018 Raises a Record-setting Amount for Local Youth...

The Original Taste 2018, which took place on April 28, welcomed more than 30 of the Valley’s finest restaurants that served amazing libations and...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   PHOENIX – More than a dozen local businesses...

Press Coffee Announces Day of Giving for PCH

Press Coffee Roasters is launching Press On Charities with a Day of Giving to support Phoenix Children’s Hospital. On Friday, May 18, Press Coffee...

DUNKIN’ DONUTS CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL PAY IT FORWARD DAY

Dunkin’ Donuts Restaurants offer Free Parking, Donuts and Cups of Coffee International Pay It Forward Day is Saturday, April 28, and to celebrate, Phoenix area...

Larry H. Miller Phoenix Employees Will Donate Over 600 Hours of...

Larry H. Miller, founder of Larry H. Miller Dealerships, believed that prospering in business brought an obligation to enrich lives and to make the...

GLSEN Phoenix partners with Give OUT Day, the only National LGBTQ...

GLSEN Phoenix, the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network, will participate in Give OUT Day, the only national day of giving for the LGBTQ...

Tempe Community Action Agency Celebrates Annual I-HELP Fun Run

  WHO:             Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA)   WHAT:          Tempe Community Action Agency is celebrating its long-standing I-HELP 5K/1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday, May...

Habitat Celebrates New Tempe ReStore Opening April 21

Every community values local businesses and Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona is no exception.  Habitat is opening its newest and largest ReStore retail store...

Home and Car Giveaway for Wounded Warrior Project

Wickenburg Ranch, an active lifestyle community featuring a Trilogy® Resort Community in historic Wickenburg, Arizona, presents Wickenburg Ranch’s Great Hole-in-One Challenge presented by Infiniti...

CONTRIBUTION FROM WYNDHAM VACATION OWNERSHIP TO ARIZONA LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION WILL IMPACT...

Phoenix, Ariz. (Apr. 3, 2018) -- Parents who have been struggling to place their children with special needs in the school system now have...

UMOM Participates in Arizona Gives Day with an Anonymous Donor Matching...

UMOM New Day Centers, Arizona’s innovative leader in shelter, services and affordable housing for people experiencing homelessness, is enthusiastically gearing up for the fifth...

Phoenix Pride Festival & Parade Returns April 7th & 8th

This year’s Phoenix Pride Festival will continue to be a two day celebration designed to bring our diverse LGBTQ and allied communities together for...

VALLEYLIFE Golf Tournament

VALLEYLIFE’s 27th Annual Golf Tournament was held the first weekend of March at Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler. For the third year, VALLEYLIFE’s tournament...

Fundraiser to Benefit Queen Creek High School Bands

Save the date! Queen Creek High School band booster parents are hosting a fun, family event to raise money for Queen Creek Bulldog Bands.  ‘Cruising...

Cornhole and Cabbage Fundraiser Benefits TCH, Tempe Leadership Class 33

Kick off your St. Patty's Day festivities with a cornhole tournament benefiting Tempe Leadership's current class project for The Centers for Habilitation (TCH).  Enjoy two...

Foster Kids Enjoy Day of Fun

Kids in the foster care system were treated to a wonderful day of fun this past weekend. For the third year in a row, Foster...

STEAM City returns at “Luke Days” with Kadima.Ventures

Calling all entrepreneurs, innovators, the next “big idea” project generators and families all over the Valley! Chandler-based tech company, Kadima.Ventures is recreating their STEAM...

FSL’s 3rd Annual Fundraiser Set for March 22, 2018

FSL’s 3rd Annual fundraising event will be held on Thursday, March 22 at Phoenix Country Club, located at 2901 North 7th Street, from 8 to 9 a.m. and...

Queen Creek Unified School District Connects with the Community

On March 1, more than 90 people attended the 2nd Queen Creek Unified School District (QCUSD) CAFÉ, a community and family engagement event. The...

Tempe Empty Bowls Says THANK YOU!

Wow! What a turnout we had for the two-day Tempe Empty Bowls Event! We raised a record amount of money for United Food Bank...

$600,000 Donation Presented to Scottsdale Artists’ School

Many local Arizonans are not aware that we have one of the top fine art schools in the U.S. in our own back yard. Even...

McCarthy Building Companies completes ‘The BIG Outside’ play space at Cardon...

McCarthy Building Companies recently completed “The BIG Outside,” a 10,000-square-foot outdoor play space and healing garden for Cardon Children’s Medical Center, which is located...

Candle Making to Benefit TCH + Tempe Leadership Class 33

Join us for an evening of candlemaking, snacks and drinks, and benefitting a good cause! All profits from ticket sales will go toward Tempe Leadership...

Corona Students Donate Over 1,000 Books to Mountain Park Health Center

Student Council leaders from Corona del Sol High School in Tempe recently donated over 1,000 children's books to Mountain Park Health Center to benefit their Reach...
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2018 Sprout Film Festival Celebrates Diversity & Creativity

Do you enjoy uplifting and inspiring films that expand your awareness about others and the struggles and joys they face? Attend the 2018 Sprout...

American Heart Association Receives Donation of 300 Knitted Red Hats for...

Babies born in February will have warm heads thanks to a donation of more than 300 knitted and crocheted red hats from Humana, a...

Spread Love — and Food — This Valentine’s Day

How do I show that I love thee? Let me count the ways … traditional bouquets of roses, a romantic dinner, a cup of...

D-backs Race Against Cancer Returns in March

An incredible event to raise awareness and funds in the fight against cancer returns to the valley late next month. The Arizona Diamondbacks are scheduled...

VALLEYLIFE’s 27th Annual Golf Tournament

VALLEYLIFE’s 27th Annual Golf Tournament will be held on March 2, 2018 at Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler. For the third year in a...

Velo-Vets In Need of Bike Gear Donations

A Tucson non-profit organization is always in need of donations and community support. Velo-Vets is a group of cyclists, volunteers and bike enthusiasts who enrich...

Lock Your Love on Historic Fourth Avenue

You've likely heard of or seen "love locks" in other cities, where lovers attach paddlocks to local bridges, poles and fences and then throw...

VALLEYLIFE Member Appreciation Lunch

On Tuesday, January 23rd North Phoenix Kiwanis hosted a VALLEYLIFE Member Appreciation Lunch in the Production Center on VALLEYLIFE’s main campus. Guests were treated...

Gilbert Historical Museum and Society Hosts 6th Annual “A Night at...

Support HD SOUTH, Home of the Gilbert Historical Museum, by attending the sixth annual installment of this signature fundraising event.  "A Night at the...

Love Bites Vampire Ball Valentine’s Weekend

On Friday, February 9 from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., indulge in an evening of gothic elegance and dark romance at the Love Bites...

Save the Date for Tempe Cares Community-wide Day of Service

Tempe Leadership announces Tempe Cares’ signature annual 1-day event for volunteers devoted to beautifying Tempe’s neighborhoods, schools, and other public spaces and facilities that...

Race Over to Help Tempe Sister Cities

Did your New Year's Resolutions include making the world a better place? You can check that off your list by volunteering to help Tempe Sister Cities hand...

Tucson Restaurants Come Together For Community Support

It's a day of remembrance and reflection on lives lost. Monday, January 8th marks seven years since the shooting at a "Congress on your Corner"...

Freeze Your Paws for a Cause

  7th Annual Polar Bear Plunge benefiting Tempe adapted recreation programs returns Saturday, Jan. 13 Community members and thrill-seekers will once again participate in a desert-style, unified...

Beagle Rescue Group In Need Of Donations

  A local organization needs any and all help they can get to continue their valuable work saving the lives of dogs in danger. Southern Arizona...

Donations Make Toys for Tots Possible

Every year, Arizonans come together to donate an awe-inspiring amount of gifts and money to a wonderful organization called the Marine Toys for Tots...

Donations Make Huge Difference For Hungry Families

A little bit of help can go a long way for Arizona families faced with hunger. Resources such as the Community Food Bank of Southern...

Foundation Gives Valley Boy Prosthetic Stormtrooper Hand

A local non-profit has given a young boy an incredible gift. More Foundation went above and beyond to grant 5-year-old Jacob Taggart a prosthetic arm using...

Brunch Bash to Benefit LGBTQ Community

Ready to get your brunch on? Mark your calendars to celebrate all things in between breakfast and lunch, from eggs benedict to mimosas! Brunch Bash is...

Families In Need Warmed By Winter Wonderland Event

It's the most magical time of the year- and many families in need saw that firsthand this past weekend. The Phoenix Rescue Mission hosted its...

Free Car Wash to Benefit Family of Fallen Officer

On Wednesday, December 20th, Cobblestone Auto Spa will join Maricopa  County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) Community Outreach Posse and MCSO Memorial Fund to host a charity car...
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Dove Petals Donations Bring Smiles to Hospice Patients

Hospice of the Valley is known as one of the leading not-for-profit organizations in Arizona. They consistently assist their patients and families by caring...

Several Chances to Give Back Coming Up

The holiday spirit of giving is in full spring, with many Tucsonans wondering how they can give back to those in need this year. There...
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Tempe Mission Palms Hotel Invites You to #Stay4aCause This Holiday Season...

Tempe Mission Palms, a Destination Hotel, is inviting guests to #Stay4aCause this holiday season. From now through Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, guests will receive...

Tempe Animal Shelter in Need of Own Home

They help pets find their forever home, but they could lose theirs unless they raise enough money. "Lost Our Home" is a nonprofit shelter that...

Food Bank Gets Major Kitchen Upgrade

An important resource will get an upgrade thanks to a big donation. The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona’s Caridad Community Kitchen received the most...
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Phoenix Children’s Hospital Golf Tournament Raises $410,000

Phoenix Children’s 19th Annual Golf Tournament at Troon North Golf Club, presented by CBRE and MJ Insurance, brought together local leaders to fundraise for...

Tempe Leadership Announces Community Project with TCH

My Local News - Arizona is very happy to share the news of Tempe Leadership Class XXXIII about their recently announced class project in...
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ASU Combats Arizona’s Teen Suicide Rate

With young adult suicide on the rise in Arizona, two organizations are doing their part to combat the high climbing rate.   Arizona State University student...
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BARRO’S PIZZA HELPS KNOCK OUT HUNGER

Barro’s Pizza is doing it again for its sixth annual Doran Barro Holiday Hunger Fight on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. From open to close,...

Popular ASU Eatery to Offer New Year Fundraising

It's one of the most beloved places to hangout and grab a late-night bite to eat. Now, French Fry Heaven has plans to take...

CPLC Holiday Party Returns for 34th Annual Event

It's the season of giving, and a local organization is doing great work to make a difference in the local community. Chicanos Por La Causa...
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Locals Gather to Spread Hope and Help to Puerto Rico

After the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico, people all over the nation have stepped up to help. Locally, Phoenix businesses...
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QCUSD Students and Staff Collect Food and Gifts for Families in...

The holidays are officially here! For many people in our community that means festive feasts, but for some families holiday meals are hard to...

K-9 Dog Featured in National Calendar

An Arizona K-9 is one of the stars of a national calendar dedicated to dogs making a difference in communities through their work with...

Annual Marines Toys for Tots Ride from Scottsdale to Black Canyon...

Santa is coming to town this year by motorcycle!  Join us in making the holidays brighter for hundreds of less fortunate children by taking part...
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ASU’s Project Sunshine Chapter Brings Sunshine to the Valley

"Project Sunshine is focused on bringing sunshine to a cloudy day." Brianna Mckissick, a junior at Arizona State University and the president of ASU's...
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Downtown Tempe Makes First Fundraising Distribution to Agencies Serving the Homeless...

Downtown Tempe Authority distributed the first installment of the Tempe Mission funds raised -- $30,000 -- during their State of Downtown meeting at on...

Sponsorships Avaliable for Women In Blue Awards Ceremony

The Phoenix Police Foundation is looking forward to the inaugural Women in Blue Awards Ceremony next year. The first annual luncheon, slated for Friday, April...

12 Bars of Charity Pub Crawl Comes to Scottsdale

12 Bars of Charity is coming to Scottsdale! Choose between 6 AMAZING LOCAL CHARITIES for you to support. It's $30 to participate and you receive...  -...
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Paul’s Pay It Forward Car Wash Raises $329,572

The 10th Annual Paul’s Car Wash fundraising event raised a record $329,572 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona. Hosted by CBS5 Chief...
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