Children in Phoenix Receive Free Comprehensive Eye Exams and Prescription Glasses as Part of Back-to-School Public Health Event 

UnitedHealthcare | October 9, 2018

Phoenix-area children recently received free comprehensive eye exams and glasses donations as part of a back-to-school eye health event. The exams were conducted by board-certified optometrists at the Alhambra Family Resource Center using the Eye Care 4 Kids mobile clinic, and today any child with the need for prescription eyewear received a free pair of… [More]

Barrett-Jackson Tackles Cardiovascular Disease, Celebrates the ‘Driven Hearts’ Campaign at the 2018 Las Vegas Auction

Barrett-Jackson | September 24, 2018

Scottsdale-based Barrett-Jackson, a proud supporter of the American Heart Association’s Life is Why We Give Campaign, is picking up speed and slamming the brakes on heart disease and stroke with their “Driven Hearts” campaign. The yearlong charitable initiative, which is spearheaded by Barrett-Jackson’s Vice President of Brand Strategy, Carolyn Jackson, will be in full force… [More]

Sheriff Paul Penzone Accepts the First Grant of a $100,000 Valley Toyota/100 Club of Arizona Partnership

Toyota Dealers Association | September 6, 2018

Yesterday, at Camelback Toyota, the 100 Club of Arizona, a nonprofit that serves the first responder community, announced the beginning of a $100,000 partnership with the Valley Toyota Dealers Association. The funds will be directed towards purchasing much needed safety gear for local police and fire departments as a part of the 100 Club’s Safety… [More]

Lyft Announces Round Up and Donate In-App Feature Benefiting Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Lyft | August 1, 2018

Lyft, the fastest-growing rideshare company in the U.S., is now giving Valley residents the ability to “round up” their fare for a local cause. Starting today, the Round Up & Donate feature inside the Lyft app will allow passengers to have their fare rounded up to the nearest dollar and the difference donated to Phoenix Children’s Hospital.… [More]

Cox Announces Latina Entrepreneurs of the Year

Cox Communications | July 11, 2018

For the sixth year, Cox Communications is honoring two outstanding Valley Latina entrepreneurs, Sandra Flores and Rosie Magaña, whose talent and leadership are perfect examples of the ever growing women-owned businesses here in Arizona. According to a 2015 White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics study, Latinas own more than one million businesses in… [More]

UnitedHealthcare Awards $2 Million in Grants to Arizona Community Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health

UnitedHealthcare | July 11, 2018

UnitedHealthcare has awarded $2 million in grants to local organizations that are expanding social services to address some of Arizona’s key social determinants of health, like food security. Grant recipients include: Association of Arizona Food Banks to increase access to fresh produce at local food banks statewide. Brighter Way Institute and VisionQuest 20/20 to work with school districts to… [More]

Nextiva Cares and The Gorny Foundation gift $100,000 to the Barrow Brain Tumor Research Center

Nextiva | May 30, 2018

Nextiva (www.nextiva.com), an industry-leading cloud-based communications provider, announced today that its philanthropic branch, Nextiva Cares, gifted $100,000 to the Barrow Brain Tumor Research Center in partnership with The Gorny Foundation. The $100,000 gift will go towards advancing the research and development of new treatments and studies that will enhance our knowledge of brain health and… [More]

Clean Water For Rescued Animals in Need

The Sunny Plumber | May 3, 2018

‘Sadie’ – The Sunny Plumber’s Wheaten Terrier mascot, who must give her Wheaten Greeting approval on all applicants before they can be hired – has always had a warm spot in her heart for pet health and the safety of the elderly. And knowing what is in our desert’s hard water convinced The Sunny Plumber… [More]

Babbo Italian Eatery Raises $40K+ for PCH

Babbo Italian Eatery | May 2, 2018

Locally owned Babbo Italian Eatery is excited to announce it raised $43,000 for Phoenix Children’s Hospital during its grand opening Day of Giving event on Thursday, April 19. The all day celebration was in honor of its eighth restaurant opening at Scottsdale at Talking Stick. On Thursday, April 19, Babbo donated 100 percent of profits… [More]

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and Phoenix Suns Announce Winner of “Get Fit and Fearless Like the Suns”

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona | May 2, 2018

The Phoenix Suns and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) announce the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) as the winner of the Get Fit and Fearless Like the Suns contest. SARRC’s employees will receive a full-day wellness clinic led by the Phoenix Suns’ trainers on the main court at Talking Stick Resort… [More]