Tempe Community Action Agency Looks to Grow City’s Only Homeless Shelter...

As the spirit of holiday giving is in full swing, Tempe Community Action Agency is asking for the community’s help to provide...

Queen Creek Middle School HOSA Students Give Back to Community

The holidays are here which means family, friends, and food. However, for some families, food can be hard to come by during the holidays....

Celebrate the Season Supporting LGBTQ and Homeless Youth

The saying “home for the holidays” doesn’t exist for hundreds of LGBTQ youth in the Valley and beyond. They are on the streets or...

Connecting Down Syndrome Communities Through Social Media

Five minutes on Facebook will tell you a lot about the world—unfortunately, one usually doesn’t leave with an optimistic view of humanity. From the...

Tempe Community Action Agency Introduces Adopt-a-Family Project

Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) is encouraging the community to spread some holiday cheer this season by adopting a TCAA-enrolled family and...

Volunteer Facilitator Training for Family Caregiver Video Series on December 5

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging is holding a facilitator training session for the “Finding Meaning and Hope” video discussion series, produced in partnership...

Recreation of Batman’s Wayne Manor will emerge in south Phoenix

A nonprofit organization plans to recreate the 1960s Batman series’ Stately Wayne Manor in south Phoenix, just a mile away from their...

Colby Cruisers Raising Funds to Donate Bikes to Grandchildren Being Raised...

It’s the season to make holiday wishes come true and Colby Cruisers, a Gilbert-based bike wholesaler/retailer, is teaming up with Duet, a Phoenix area...

Litchfield Park Native American Gathering Looking for Volunteers

LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. (Nov. 29, 2018):  The Litchfield Park Gathering, a Native American festival featuring more than 100 artists representing tribal affiliations from across the...

Transgender Community Unites for Vigil

 People of the transgender community gathered in front of the Capitol building on Tuesday evening for a candlelight vigil in remembrance of all transgender...

Arizona Organizations Search For Solutions to Domestic Violence Against People With...

According to an NPR report released earlier this year, the intellectual and developmental disabilities community is four times more likely to become victims of...

Human Services Campus Will Celebrate Successes in Ending Homelessness at “I...

The Human Services Campus (HSC) will recognize and celebrate individuals who have made successful journeys from homelessness to self sufficiency at the 15thannual I Am...

Catholic Charities Collecting Toys, Clothes for Emergency Santa Program

Catholic Charities, through its CARE Partnership, Care Campus, is collecting new toys for children up to 17 years of age for parentsin Mesa to...

Suzy Foundation Holiday Arts and Craft Fair

Holiday Arts & Craft Fair Sponsored by the Suzy Foundation 12.1.2018 | 9am-2pm Tempe High School 1730 S. Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ Free Admission and Parking Open to the Public   The...

APS Foundation Gives $200,000 to Expand ST Math Across Arizona

Thanks to an ongoing partnership between APS Foundation and MIND Research Institute, Arizona students are experiencing math in a whole new light. A grant...

The Sam and Laurice Hachem Foundation Champion Kids with a...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley has graciously received a gift commitment and investment of $50,000 from The Sam and Laurice Hachem...

West Valley Shopping Center Hosts Sensory-Friendly Santa Event

Park West is hosting its Sensory-Friendly Santa Cares event on Sunday, December 9 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The West Valley shopping center...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley Host Annual FREE...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) will host free Thanksgiving dinners at all 11 clubs for anyone in the community to...

TruWest Credit Union Fights Against Lung Disease

November brings Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and the stark reminder that lung diseases, including asthma and COPD, affect more than 33 million Americans. TruWest®...

Competition Opens for Arizona College Student Artwork for Governor’s Arts Awards

Arizona Citizens for the Arts is looking for artwork, created in the last two years, to be considered for use as the official artwork...

50 Years of Special Olympics

50 Years of Special Olympics Phoenix, Arizona (November 9, 2018) - As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics, VALLEYLIFE Employment Specialist, James Tucker...

Nominations Now Open for 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards

Nominations are now open for the 38thAnnual Governor’s Arts Awards, which will be presented in eight categories to individuals, businesses and organizations that have...

Valley of the Sun United Way Fights to End Poverty in...

Valley of the Sun United Way Fights to End Poverty in the Valleywith Nearly $100 Million Investment in 2017-18 Focus continues on supporting children, building...

Arizona Burn Foundation celebrates 20th Annual Holiday Festival of Trees

The Arizona Burn Foundation is gearing up for their signature event –  the  Annual Holiday Festival of Trees on December 8th. Now in its...

Wendy Cohen Named Executive Director at Experience Matters

            PHOENIX, Ariz. (Nov. 1, 2018): Wendy Cohen brings more than 20 years of strategic planning, business development, consensus building...

Book Launch Party November 15th

Phoenix, Arizona (October 31, 2018) – Have you ever thought you should be able to handle anything life throws at you? Have you wondered...

Arizona CEO (and Mom of 7!) Receives National Award for Being...

If you’ve ever wondered whether angels exist, then you haven’t had the pleasure of meeting Kim Vehon, a tireless advocate for foster children and...

Support Duet, Create a Holiday Tradition at the 28th Annual Poinsettia...

Valley residents are invited to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season at the 28th Annual Poinsettia Tea from...

ATI Donating $40,000 In Materials, Handling Renovations at Ronald McDonald House

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Oct. 30, 2018):  Nearly 40 American Technologies, Inc. (ATI) volunteers have begun a series of improvements and renovations valued at $40,000 as part...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley Celebrate 41st Annual...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) celebrated the 41st Annual Night of Champions Gala at The Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse...

Safed House 2018 Award Ceremony for Refugee Essay Contest to be...

Safed House, a 501 c-3 non-profit that provides a welcoming place for refugees and immigrants to share their stories in a culturally sensitive context,...
video

VIDEO Scottsdale Gallery to Host Noche para los Ninos event for...

Join us Thursday, November 1, 2018 at the FIAT LUX Gallery in old town Scottsdale for Noche para los Niños (Night for the Children),...

Dementia Research for Individuals with Disabilities

As our Members age, VALLEYLIFE is learning more and more about how dementia affects individuals with disabilities. Sadly, we are finding that dementia affects...

The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) is once again hosting Badge...

(PHOENIX – October 8, 2018) – The Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) is once again hosting Badge Bash 2018. This adults-only event will be...

Area Agency, State Bar To Provide Free Consulting for Living Wills,...

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Oct. 4, 2018): The Area Agency on Aging and the Elder Law, Mental Health and Special Needs Planning Section of the State...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley Announce New Chief...

Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) announced the Board of Directors have selected Connie Perez as the new Chief Executive Officer,...

Arizona State Fair Celebrates Friends 55+ Day Presented by Humana on...

Fair goers 55 and older can enjoy complimentary admission to the Arizona State Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, thanks to Humana, a leading...

Babbo Italian Eatery Announces Pasta Fundraiser

Babbo Italian Eatery is excited to announce, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, a month long fundraiser benefitting local nonprofit, Don’t...

Sicilian Butcher Announces Fundraising Partnership with Sheriff Paul Penzone

Many would be hard-pressed to find a bigger fan of Italian food than Executive Chef and Owner of The Sicilian Butcher, Joey Maggiore. Enter...

GPS and Glendale Union High School District!

 For the next two weeks Apollo High School's freshman students will attend their P.E. classes which will now include golf instruction provided by Tom Loegering,...

Constitution Week Community Concert!

Looking for something fun, free, and patriotic to do this weekend? Come celebrate Constitution Week with your community at a Community Concert hosted by...

Free vaccinations and spay/neuter vouchers plus $20 dog adoptions at Oct....

In celebration of pit bull awareness month, Fix.Adopt.Save. and its alliance partners are hosting the fifth annual Pittie-Palooza at Phoenix Metrocenter Mall on October...

National Radio Duo to Host 29th Annual NiteFlite

 The Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club is excited to announce that popular national radio hosts Johnjay Van Es and Rich Berra will be emceeing the...

Tempe Community Action Agency Celebrates Annual VICINITY Tempe

  WHO:             Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA)   WHAT:          Tempe Community Action Agency is celebrating its 14th annual VICINITY Tempe event, honoring the community’s vast culinary...

Amy Schwabenlender Named Executive Director at Human Services Campus

Phoenix, AZ — Sept. 25, 2018— The Human Services Campus (HSC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Amy Schwabenlender, who spent the past 13 years...

Outlets at Anthem 14th Annual Shopping Extravaganza

 Free lunch, wine and chocolate tastings, a chance to win $25,000 in gift cards PLUS an easy way to contribute to charity - -...

Sourcely Appoints Jeff Mandell as Board Advisor

Sourcely Holdings, Inc., a leader in aftermarket mobile device parts and services, today announced that telecom and consumer electronics industry veteran, Jeff Mandell has...

Donna Schafer Named Director of Individual Giving at Save the Family

            MESA, Ariz. (Sept. 13, 2018):  Donna Schafer brings 17 years nonprofit experience, including as Director of Major Gifts for...

Spots Still Open for Individuals with Special Needs to Play Baseball...

 The Miracle League of Arizona is an organization in North Scottsdale that serves individuals with special needs. The league removes any and all barriers...

Duet Hosts 3rd Annual Family Caregiver Symposium on October 18 in...

More than 65 million people, nearly one third of the U.S. population, are family caregivers that provide unpaid care for a loved one. On...

UNITED FOOD BANK INVITES COMMUNITY TO TAKE ACTION TO END HUNGER

This September, United Food Bank, which serves all of the East Valley and eastern Arizona, is working to inspire local Arizonans to take action...

MdN Baseball Teams With Friends of Jaclyn

                                               ...

Queen Creek High School Hosts Successful Blood Drive

        On Tuesday, August 28th, Queen Creek High School hosted a student blood drive. The blood drive was organized by Queen...

Arizona Firefighter Athletics: Purpose and Direction

Three visionaries founded the Arizona Firefighter Athletics (AZFFA) 501(c)3 charity organization in 2011, with the mission to, "Build camaraderie and community within the public...

New Website Offers Resources for Professionals Serving Maricopa County Youth

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Aug. 27, 2018): Arizona Family Health Partnership (AFHP) has launched a website featuring an online clearinghouse of resources to support, encourage and...

Malissa Buzan Re-Elected President of Arizona Community Action Association

            PHOENIX, Ariz. (Aug. 24, 2018):  Malissa Buzan, who has been Gila County Community Services Director since 2012, has been re-elected...

Discussion Groups for Family Caregivers Available Across the Valley, Tucson in...

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging has launched Finding Meaning and Hope, a free ten-part video discussion series based on the book Loving Someone...

Boys and Girls Club of the East Valley Announce Night of...

: Boys & Girls Clubs of the East Valley (BGCEV) is hosting their 41st Annual Night of Champions Gala October 20th, 2018 at the...

Jewish Family and Children’s Service Transition to Adulthood Program Honors Long-Time...

(PHOENIX – August 16, 2018) – The Transition to Adulthood program, a program of Jewish Family & Children’s Service, honored long-time program supporter, Jeff...

Club Kids Receive Free Vision Screenings and Glasses

Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and National Vision share a multi-year partnership (2015-2018), which provides funding to eligible local Boys & Girls...

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF PHOENIX RECEIVES $10,000 GRANT FROM APS AND ARIZONA...

Thanks to a $10,000 grant from the APS Community Fund, a component of the Arizona Community Foundation (ACF), the Children’s Museum of Phoenix will...

Amina Donna Kruck Receives 2018 NCIL Regional Advocacy Award

PHOENIX, Ariz. (Aug. 9, 2018): Amina Donna Kruck, who spent 27 years with Ability360, retiring last year as Vice President of Advocacy, received the...

Food for the Hungry Invites Sports Fans to Help Strike Out...

On August 25, 2018, sports fans are invited to join Arizona Diamondbacks players for a full day of major league fun for a good...

Out of this World STEM Summer Camp Inspiring Navajo and Hopi...

Since 1996, Lowell Observatory has brought STEM learning to the classroom through the Navajo-Hopi Astronomy Outreach program which pairs a Lowell astronomer with a...

Yavapai Symphony Association Receives Grant from APS for Ticket Gift Back...

For a second consecutive season, the Yavapai Symphony Association will be giving away a limited number of tickets to Phoenix Symphony concerts in Prescott...

Catholic Charities Names 4 New Board Members

 PHOENIX, Ariz. (Aug. 3, 2018): Four new board members have been elected to the Catholic Charities Community Services Board of Directors. The new board members...

GLSEN Phoenix Awarded $150,000 Grant From The Bob and Renee Parsons...

PHOENIX (July 24, 2018) – GLSEN Phoenix, a nonprofit organization focused on creating safe and affirming schools for LGBTQ students, has been awarded a...

Save the Family Names 2 New Managers

MESA, Ariz. (Aug. 1, 2018): Meghan Coppock, who joined Save the Family as Client Service Liaison in April, has been named Development and Events...

Nominations sought through Aug. 3 for new TCC Impact Award in...

Tempe Community Council is seeking nominations for its new Impact Award, created to recognize good works big or small that boost human service needs...

Katharine A. Corbin Follows Her Passion, Becomes Arizona Science Center Chairman...

When the new Arizona Science Center chairman of the board, Katharine A. Corbin (Kay), was a young girl growing up in Boston, her grandmother...

Phoenix Rainbows Festival Coming October 20-21

Phoenix Pride is the proud producer of the “Arizona’s Greatest Street Fair”, the Rainbows Festival. The annual Rainbows Festival & Street Fair is a...

Scorpius Dance Theatre Hosts Drag Show Fundraiser

Scorpius Dance Theatre is hosting its third annual drag night fundraiser, “Masquerade", Saturday, July 21 at 8 p.m. Last year’s event was a sell-out...

The Arizona Pet Project and SniffAZ Join Forces

The Arizona Pet Project and SniffAZ, two Arizona not-for-profits dedicated to helping Arizona pets and their families, today were pleased to announce that...

Senior Help Line Aids Those in Need of Assistance and Services

Did you know that the Area Agency on Aging offers a 24-hour Senior Help Line? The Senior Help line can assist individuals in need...

Expresso Yourself! Have I got a Story for You!

Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s August Memory Café will feature the art form that is sweeping the country: Story Telling. The event takes place...

Tempe Prep Seniors Select Colleges Across the Country

On May 1, Tempe Prep’s seniors made one of the biggest decisions of their lives: They declared which college they are going to attend...

Foods 2000, Inc. Steps up to Support Steven Hunter Life Skills...

(PHOENIX – June 20, 2018) – Foods 2000, Inc. which owns and operates more than 45 SUBWAY® locations across Arizona, was proud to donate...

Girl Scouts–Arizona Cactus-Pine Council Announces First-Ever PowerUP G.I.R.L.s Event

(PHOENIX – June 22, 2018) — In an effort to educate girls and women about the power, impact and fun of Girl Scouting, Girl...

Save the Family Receives Grant from Westfield Insurance Foundation

 Save the Family has received a $9000 grant from Minard-Ames Insurance and Westfield Insurance Foundation to help combat homelessness as part of the Westfield...

Back to School Clothing Drive Is July 23-27

The Back to School Clothing Drive, Arizona’s largest provider of uniforms, clothing, backpacks and school supplies to more than 25,000 Title I elementary-school students...
Skip to toolbar