Vitalyst Health Foundation taking application for grants

Vitalyst Health Foundation, 2929 N. Central Ave. in Phoenix, has opened up the application process to Arizona nonprofits for their 2019 Innovation Grants. For five years, Vitalyst has been awarding Innovation Grants to fund projects that have a direct impact on building healthy communities around the state. The Vitalyst Innovation Grants will fund projects that […]

Pet therapy nonprofit seeks volunteers to expand programs

Gabriel’s Angels, a nonprofit that delivers pet therapy to children, is expanding and is looking for more volunteers. Founded in 2000 by Pam Gaber and her dog Gabriel, the organization plans to increase its base of 225 volunteers to serve more young people. Volunteers with and without registered pet therapy dogs are needed. The pet therapy […]

Bissell Pet Foundation to return to Phoenix for another pet adoption event

Maricopa County Animal Care and Control and Arizona Humane Society partnered with Bissell Pet Foundation Saturday, July 14 to host an Empty the Shelters event that resulted in 683 animals finding a home. Continuing the foundation’s efforts to decrease the high population of animals in shelters amid challenging weather conditions, Bissell Pet Foundation will return […]

Phoenix Symphony names co-chairs for gala

The Phoenix Symphony has announced Lucia Renshaw and Bruce Covill as co-chairs of its New Year’s Eve Gala. The announcement follows word that Sharon and Dr. Oliver “Ollie” Harper will be the event’s honorary chairs. “Lucia and I are pleased to serve as event co-chairs for the 2018 Phoenix Symphony New Year’s Eve Gala, particularly […]

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust achieves $400 million milestone

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust, a private foundation that honors the legacy of Virginia Galvin Piper, has achieved a grantmaking milestone by investing more than $400 million in nonprofits and programs since its inception. Piper Trust began awarding grants in 2000 and awards approximately $22 million annually to Maricopa County nonprofits. A grant to The […]

Museum brings back pARTy to begin year of celebration

The pARTy in the Garden Saturday, Nov. 3, kicks off a year of events leading to the 60th anniversary celebration of the Phoenix Art Museum. “Featuring an inside look at an anniversary-themed fashion installation and contemporary installations, as well as fine food, custom cocktails dancing under the stars, and the gala’s first-ever guest of honor, […]

Phoenix sailor uses technology to recruit, mentor U.S. Navy candidates

In the modern world, a future sailor’s first step towards joining the Navy is typically to research the job online. This creates the need for a unique type of recruiter, someone to bridge the gap between curiosity and the physical recruiting station. Fire Controlman 1st Class Dwyane Clement, from Phoenix, is a cyberspace recruiter and […]

Realtor preview event showcases inaugural Shea Signature offering

On June 27, local Realtors were invited to preview the show homes at master planned community Azure, Paradise Valley. Azure is a private enclave of 66 residences located in Paradise Valley, featuring the first offering from Shea Signature, according to a press release. Envisioned and designed by Shea Homes in collaboration with the award-winning teams […]

The Art of Sound Experience showcases luxurious living from architecture to audio

Architecture, audio, art, contemporary design were among highlights of The Art of Sound Experience – a luxury symposium held May 29-June 1. The setting for the Phoenix event was at Frank Lloyd Wright’s The Norman Lykes House as its unique, round shape and acoustical environment accompanied a theme surrounding visionaries, icons and innovators, according to a […]

The Giving Group Arizona awards $7,700 Impact Award to The Joy Bus

The Giving Group Arizona announces The Joy Bus as this quarter’s recipient of the $7,700 Impact Award for providing hot meals and smiles. Founded in 2011 in memory of its namesake, who struggled with the side-effects of cancer and ultimately succumbing to the disease, the group’s intent is to provide a hot meal and compassion […]