Ivy Council benefit event raises funds for Quincea

The Phoenix Ivy Council, co-hosting with ArtWürks for Charity, held a concert and art show Friday, Oct. 12 at the Marshall Gallery of Fine Art to benefit Quincea Social Enterprise. Quincea is the initiative of the council’s Social Enterprise Team, serving unemployed disabled adults and veterans with a service-related disability, according to a press release. […]

AZCREW presents its annual ‘Black & White Affair’ on Oct. 24

Benefiting its “MRED Dollars for Scholars” program, AZCREW is hosting its annual Black & White Affair. The event to benefit ASU’s Master of Real Estate Development program, will be held 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Pubblico Italian Eatery, 5813 N. 7th Street in Phoenix, according to a press release. The event will feature […]

Kirk Herbstreit, Gary Woodland to headline Phoenix Open luncheon

“ESPN College GameDay” analyst Kirk Herbstreit and 2018 WM Phoenix Open champion Gary Woodland will be the headline guests for the Waste Management Phoenix Open Tee-Off Luncheon on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa, 5530 N. Marriott Drive in Phoenix. Arizona Diamondbacks President and CEO Derrick Hall will serve […]

Paradise Valley artist to donate art proceeds to Arizona Humane Society

Paradise Valley artist Chad Little will, through Thursday, Nov. 1, donate half the proceeds from his art to the Arizona Humane Society. Furthermore, the Littles will host a fall art show in early November to further his cause, according to a press release. For the Arizona Humane Society, that means critical funding to assist the […]

Patriots Ball raises money to assist veterans

The Southwest Veterans Foundation 4th Annual Patriots Ball fundraising gala will be 5:30-11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, 11111 N. 7th St. in Phoenix. The theme will be Remembering Those Who Served. “The theme was inspired by a song written by Phoenix singer and song-writer Ted Newman. Ted, who is also a […]

Ira A. Fulton endows bariatric medicine chair with $2 million gift

The Banner Health Foundation has announced that Arizona homebuilder, businessman and philanthropist Ira A. Fulton has endowed the Ira A. Fulton Chair in Bariatric Surgery and Metabolic Disorders with a $2 million charitable gift to the Banner Health Foundation. This is the first endowed chair to be established at Banner — University Medical Center Phoenix, […]

Paradise Valley residents, family pets invited to Blessing of the Animals

Ascension Lutheran Church’s annual special ceremony, Blessing of the Animals, will take place 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 7. This celebration kicks off a month-long drive to collect pet food and cat litter for the clients of Lutheran Social Services and provide them with the opportunity to keep their beloved pets, according to a press release. […]

2018 Phoenix Heart Ball Committee hosts addressing luncheon

The theme of the 59th Annual Heart Ball, which supports the American Heart Association, is Driven Hearts. Chairman Carolyn Jackson and her executive team brought the Heart Ball Committee to Mountain Shadows Resort for the annual Addressing Luncheon. The Committee spent the morning stuffing the Heart Ball invitations which were mailed directly following the luncheon. […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital to host 5k fundraiser in Phoenix

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is hosting a family-friendly 5k run/walk to raise funds and awareness for the hospital with all proceeds going to the many programs and services the hospital offers. The event is slated for Saturday, Oct. 6 with pre-race activities beginning at 6:30 a.m., the 5k starting an hour later and the kids dash […]

Arizona Cardinal David Johnson to host Johnson Family: Agents of Change

Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson is continuing to use the power behind his athletic success to better the community by hosting Johnson Family: Agents of Changes event at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Mountain Shadows, 5445 E. Lincoln Drive in Paradise Valley. Johnson Family: Agents of Change event will benefit The Johnson’s Family […]