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Local Social Media Guru Releases Memoir of Journey, Audience Building Insights

 Desiree Martinez shares her unfiltered experiences from the early days of social media marketingAfter building a successful career in social media marketing, local guru...

Office Depot, Inc. Donates $200,000 to Youth-Focused Non-Profit Organizations to Help...

Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading provider of business services, products and technology solutions through an integrated B2B distribution platform, today announced that...

Innovative Virtual Summer School to Help Phoenix’s Most Underserved Children Catch...

June 25, 2020 (PHOENIX, AZ) – Today, the leaders of Vista College Prep, the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley (BGCAZ), UMOM New...

3 Step Guide to Flourish in the Post COVID-19 World

In the midst of increasing uncertainty, global business leaders are making decisions to help their stakeholders cope with the immediate impact of the pandemic...

WashClub Phoenix Gives Free Laundry Services to Dozens of Valley Residents

New On-Demand, Mobile Laundry Service Is Giving Free Laundry Services to 55 Winners PHOENIX – As temperatures rise in the Valley, so does the laundry...

Ford Fund and Phoenix-area Ford Dealers Partner with The Salvation Army...

PHOENIX, June 16, 2020 – Ford Motor Company Fund and Metro Phoenix-area Ford dealers have teamed up with The Salvation Army to launch the...

Desert Ridge Marketplace Welcomes Three New Tenants

While COVID-19 has impacted shopping environments nationwide, Desert Ridge Marketplace has recently welcomed three new businesses to its ever-expanding lineup of tenants – Eat...

33rd Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

Don't miss Raucous Revelry at the 33rd Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival Opening February 6!The Festival is a medieval amusement park, a 14-stage theater, a...

Volunteers needed for Hospice of the Valley’s new thrift store

Hospice of the Valley is opening a brand-new thrift shop in Phoenix in June. Midtown White Dove, at 2711 E. Indian School Road, is...

High School Senior Gives Back During COVID-19 Crisis

When COVID-19 cancelled Duet: Partners in Health & Aging’s annual Partners In Compassion luncheon, the staff got creative, reimagining the event as a virtual fundraising...

Duet Welcomes New Development Director and Kinship Care Services Coordinator

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging is pleased to announce that it has hired Tina Lopez, CFRE, as its new Director of Development. The...

Community Heroes Rise Above Coronavirus

 By day, Linda Muller works in auditing for CVS Health. By night, the Hospice of the Valley volunteer is a mask-making wizard.At last count,...

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hosts Virtual Fundraiser

Due to COVID-19 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (BBBSAZ) made the difficult decision to cancel the annual Tee Up for Kids Topgolf...

Arizona’s Largest Dispensary Holds Cannabis-Infused Recipe Contest with a Goal of...

Move over, brownies. The demand for fresh and healthy cannabis-infused foods is skyrocketing, according to the Mint Dispensary, as patients seek infused foods with less...

Silver Linings Project Searches for Resilient Small Business Owners Across Arizona...

COVID-19 has affected just about everything, but small businesses have been among the hardest hit. At the same time, small business owners have risen...

Public Relations Global Network Elects Robert Bauer as President

(PHOENIX, June 10, 2020) - The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) has announced its slate of new officers for one of the world’s five...

How To Protect Your Home’s A/C During Monsoon

How To Protect Your A/C During Monsoon (PHOENIX) – As we brace for the annual return of higher humidity, heavy rain and dust storms, the...

Make Your Own Party Tray! Ideas from Josh Garcia at Miracle...

Have fun and create your own party tray with advice from Josh Garcia Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix. First of all, think about several of...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Recognized by the Healthy Arizona Worksites...

(PHOENIX – June 8, 2020) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, today announced that it has been...

Zicam Inventor Creates First Hybrid Nutritional Supplement

For more than a decade, Gary Kehoe, the inventor of countless products (including Zicam) has been a leader in the supplement industry with his...

Bashas’ Names 11 Finalists in Annual Donut Flavor Contest

The votes are tallied, and six youth and five adults are on the sweet track as finalists in this year’s Donut Flavor Craze Contest....

As Workplaces Begin to Reopen Across the Country, the Demand for...

As millions of businesses across the U.S. prepare to re-open to both employees and the public, workplace cleanliness and disinfection is top-of-mind among corporate...

19 High School Seniors Awarded Scholarships by Desert Financial in First-Ever...

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Class of 2020 is being deprived of the usual milestone celebrations. But 19 Valley seniors were...

Potential Scam or Real Deal? Valley Expert Suggests Consumers Weight Repair,...

While 2020 will be remembered worldwide for the COVID-19 pandemic, in the A/C industry it’s also the year of R-22. As of January 1,...

Esperança Raises More Than $68,000 From First Virtual Hope Breakfast

(PHOENIX – May 18, 2020) – When it became apparent that large group gatherings were not advisable for the foreseeable future, the staff and...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services’ Community Resilience Center Makes Masks for...

 Dropbox link to Photos:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/jvv0y9gt8hhlxra/AABf7YcKFbGkaMdXiUHVP7Jaa?dl=0  (PHOENIX – May 13, 2020) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) staff and SMI members of the Community Resilience Center...
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VIDEO – How To Save Money, Conserve Energy and Avoid A/C...

(PHOENIX)– As triple digits tease Valley forecasters later this weekend, Donley Service Center offers advice on keeping your home cool without emptying your wallet. And check out how...

Prep your car for a cold flowing A/C with a FREE...

Don't get stuck in a hot car this summer. Prep your car for a cold flowing A/C now.Phoenix is no stranger to hot summer...

Desert Ridge Marketplace Rolls Out Touch-Free Drive-In Takeout Options

A portion of Desert Ridge Marketplace’s parking lot will transform into “Drive-In to Delish” offering touch-free delivery from participating restaurant tenants starting today, Tuesday,...

“Know Your Roll” this National Tire Safety Week: May 18-24, 2020

2020 National Tire Safety Week is May 18-24th and the shops of Community Tire Pros & Auto Repair seek to educate motorists about tire care, safety...

Motherhood

“I will look after you and I will look after anybody you say needs to be looked after, any way you say. I am here....

Assistance League® of Phoenix Prepares to Re-Open Thrift Boutique

The Assistance League® of Phoenix (ALP) will reopen its Thrift Boutique, located at 7044 N. 7th Street on Tuesday, May 12, 2020.  The nonprofit...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Donates Diapers, Formula...

Photos:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/zonbru2poilzly1/AABzLusPUJ5zW_MOwyEkLSQ6a?dl=0 (PHOENIX – May 1, 2020) – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Phoenix East Stake, has donated hundreds of cases of diapers, baby...

Arizona Association for Economic Development Recognizes National Economic Development Week, May...

(PHOENIX  - April 30, 2020) - The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED), along with the International Economic Development Council, is recognizing National Economic...

Jewish Family & Children’s Service Creates Emergency Assistance Fund for Individuals...

(PHOENIX – April 30, 2020)—Jewish Family & Children’s Service, a nonprofit dedicated to strengthening the community by providing behavioral health, healthcare and social services...

Arizona Boys and Girls Clubs of the Valley Serving as a...

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley opened their doors to provide low cost childcare during school hours when the COVID-19 crisis hit,...

Carrie Kelly joins the Arizona Association for Economic Development as Executive...

(PHOENIX – April 28, 2020) - The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) announced today that Carrie Kelly has been hired as executive director....

Help Southwest Human Development and Grow a Reader this May

According to a Scholastic Access to Books report, the average child has 13 books in their home library, but children in low-income neighborhoods have...

IMPACT Gymnastics Academy Keeps Athletes Active with Coach Driven Instructional Videos

IMPACT Gymnastics Academy in North Central Phoenix may be temporarily closed right now, but they continue to ensure their athletes can practice and stay...

Phoenix Nonprofit Announces New, Three-Part Hiking, Cycling and Running Challenge

 Mission 2 Alpha Will Ride, Climb and Race to Fundraise for Veterans and First Responders PHOENIX – Mission2Alpha, a local organization that fundraises to aid...

Russo and Steele Creates New Division

Drew Alcazar, co-founder and CEO of the famed Russo and Steele Auctions, which celebrated its 20th year during Arizona Car Week, recently announced the...

Arizona’s Largest Dispensary Celebrates 4/20 All Month Long With Virtual Bingo...

For the cannabis industry, April 20th is like Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas and the Super Bowl all rolled into one. Last year,...

Southwest Behavioral & Health Services Continues to Support Community, Provides Programs...

(PHOENIX – Apr. 14, 2020) – Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H), an innovative leader in behavioral health, continues to closely monitor local and...

Working From Home: Spring Checklist

(PHOENIX)– It’s a common scene for many of us: you’re working from home, take a break and, next thing you know you’re in the...
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Are You COVID MAD? Don’t get mad – Make A Difference!

Auto repair shops are classified as an “Essential Business” so they will remain OPEN during this COVID-19 crisis. Policies and procedures are in place to...
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VIDEO: Local Company Helps with Business Communications

Crexendo is offering business phone systems to new customers with up to 4 FREE Months of Service, FREE Activation, Free Video Conferencing & Collaboration...

AZ Attorney Offering Free Webinar on Unemployment & COVID-19

In this informative webinar, Arizona employment attorney Joshua C. Black will discuss tips and tricks for navigating the unemployment process during the time of...

COVID-19 CHILD CARE BASIC NEEDS DRIVE AND FREE HELPLINE FOR PARENTS

 In this time of uncertainty, we know it’s of utmost importance to help parents and caregivers meet their children’s basic needs.Southwest Human Development has...

Restaurant To Donate Pizzas to HonorHealth Hospitals

We are all in this together. Local restaurant PHX Beer Co. believes in that and that’s why, beginning this Friday, April 3, through April...

Donate a Meal to a First Responder at Miracle Mile Deli...

Miracle Mile Deli, a family-owned & operated Phoenix business is now offering customers the opportunity to donate a "First Responder Meal" on their website...
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Ryan House Shares Special Video Message to Commemorate Organization’s 10th Anniversary

Ryan House Shares Special Video Message to Commemorate Organization’s 10th AnniversaryCommunity Breakfast has been rescheduled to Friday, Aug. 28 at JW Marriott Camelback ResortLocal nonprofit...

Assistance League® of Phoenix Needs Used and New Books for K-8 Children 

Assistance League® of Phoenix has been serving the Phoenix area for more than 55 years.  They partner with more than 90 Title I schools throughout the...

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $50,000 to Assistance League® of Phoenix

Thunderbirds Charities recently awarded the Assistance League® of Phoenix $50,000 grant to support their Operation School Bell. The Delivering Dreams Bus is the mobile...

WIPES WARNING and Plumbing Tips During Pandemic

(PHOENIX)– Plumbers are seeing the effects of more people spending more time at home while the city of Phoenix has issued a flushable wipe...

$14.95 OIL CHANGE SPECIAL at Community Tire Pros and Auto Repair

$14.95 OIL CHANGE SPECIAL at all 6 Community Tire Pros and Auto Repair locations for FIRST RESPONDERS, HOSPITAL WORKERS, PROFESSIONAL CARETAKERS & LOCAL RESTAURANT...

Tempe Marketplace, Desert Ridge Marketplace to Re-Hang Holiday Lights in Solidarity...

We are all in this together! The COVID-19 pandemic has Valley residents hunkered inside their homes, binge watching Netflix and venting about their boredom...

Thunderbirds Charities Grants $25,000 to Free Arts for Abused Children of...

Thunderbirds Charities has awarded Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona (Free Arts) a $25,000 grant to support free creative and therapeutic arts programs for children ages 3 to 21, who have faced neglect and...

Radix Law Launches Virtual Estate Plans

Radix Law is excited to announce the launch of a new virtual service that allows people to do their estate plan without ever having...

Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona Selects Local Artist for...

Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona is pleased to announce they have selected local artist, Isaac Nicholas Caruso to design and paint a...

Meal prep kits now available for weekly delivery by Aioli Gourmet...

Phoenix, AZ (March 18, 2020) – Aioli Gourmet Burgers announced today it will immediately begin offering meal prep packages available for pick up or...

Pomo Restaurant Group Announces New Concept

Pomo Restaurant Group’s Pomo Pizzeria and Luna Gelateria, has announced its newest casual dining concept, Pomo Pizza. The restaurant is a spinoff of the...

Esperança Establishes Arizona Global Development Network for Arizona-based Nonprofits

(PHOENIX – March 5, 2020) – Phoenix-based nonprofit, Esperança, has established the Arizona Global Development Network (AGDN) as a source for Arizona-based nonprofits working...

CANCELLED/Fearless Kitty Rescue Participating in Paws Around the Park March 28

This event has been cancelled due to the worldwide virus emergency.Fearless Kitty Rescue is participating in PACC911’s Pet Adoptathon – “Paws Around the Park”...

Subway Kids & Sports Surprises Two Lucky Students at Bernard Black...

Subway Kids & Sports of Arizona, in partnership with Subway Restaurants of Arizona, Dasani Water, Shamrock Farms and The Be Kind People Project, recognized...

Miracle Mile Deli Offers Corned Beef and Cabbage Catering and Specials...

 Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Miracle Mile Deli in Phoenix or have them cater to your office or party!The restaurant will offer Corned Beef, Cabbage, Irish Potatoes...

Save Money and Valuable Water During Fix A Leak Week

 (PHOENIX)– Did you know a faucet that leaks one drop per second can waste more than 3,000 gallons a year? Did you know a...

Adaptive Shelters is First to Produce State-Certified Residential Shipping Containers

Adaptive Shelters is the first modular structure manufacturer to produce an Arizona Department of Housing certified residential product utilizing shipping containers. Located throughout the...

Wonderspaces Delivers a Double-Plan for Spring Training Fans

Immersive Art Experience at Scottsdale Fashion Square Invites Visitors and Residents to Show Their Spring Training Ticket Stubs for Discounted Admission       As a record-breaking...

Valerie Thompson to attempt new speed records on four wheels at...

News Release                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 20, 2020Valerie Thompson to attempt new speed records...

Glow + Flow at Hotel Valley Ho

Looking for a fun way to kick-off your spring weekend? On Friday, April 17, from 5:30 to 7:45 p.m., get ready to light up the...

Diversified Partners Hires Michelle Gatti as Senior Executive Partner

Diversified Partners Hires Michelle Gatti as Senior Executive Partner PHOENIX (February 18, 2020) – Diversified Partners, LLC, a real estate brokerage and development company based...

Rose Devine Named New Principal at Rose Lane Elementary

The Madison School District Governing Board has approved Rose Devine to be the new principal of Madison Rose Lane Elementary. An educator for more...

Cesar Chavez High School Senior, Samia Ruiz, to be named Boys...

(PHOENIX, February 11, 2020) – Twelve teens who attend the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix (BGCMP) will be honored...

Project Roots – Black History Month Tree Planting Event

Former Phoenix Mercury Player and Coach Starts Project Roots in South Phoenix The startup non-profit will hold a tree planting event on...

Growth at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Resort & Casino Creates Hiring Demand

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – Feb. 7, 2020) – More than 100 job opportunities are available at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Resort & Casino as a result of the...

The Junior League of Phoenix Celebrates 85 Years with $85K Grant...

(Phoenix, Feb 3, 2020) — The Junior League of Phoenix is celebrating 85 years of service to the community with an $85,000 grant to...

So Swift Athletics starts a New Youth Track and Field Club...

So Swift Athletics is a new USATF affiliated Youth Track & Field Club in Central Phoenix area and trains and mentors athletes ages 5-18.The...

Free Books, Family Fun event: Festival of Tales – Saturday, April...

Come experience a free cultural literacy day for Arizona children and families!FREE AdmissionWHEN: Saturday, April 25, 2020; 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.WHERE: Paradise Valley...

Snap and Explore with Guided Photography Hikes

Get snappy and trail happy as you explore the scenic Quartz Ridge Trail with Mountain Shadows’ fitness expert and talented hobbyist photographer, Scott Cook,...
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