United Way breaks record in raising money to break hunger cycle

Valley of the Sun United Way raised a record-breaking $378,000 at its annual Women United We Are UNITED luncheon Friday, May 18, at the Arizona Biltmore. The money will benefit two of the organization’s programs that aim to eliminate hunger among school children — WeekEnd Hunger Backpacks and Breakfast in the Classroom. The funds raised […]

Philanthropist Vanessa Williams to speak at United Way event

Vanessa Williams, an accomplished singer, actress and New York Times bestselling author, is coming to Phoenix to speak at a luncheon presented by Valley of the Sun United Way’s Women United. “We Are UNITED,” a fundraising event to help fund Valley of the Sun United Way fund efforts to fight hunger in the classroom, will […]