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TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Vantage West receives $950,000 in CDFI Funding

Vantage West Credit Union, southern Arizona’s largest credit union, was recently awarded $950,000 from the U.S Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund), fueling its initiative to serve low-income and underserved groups in the community to spur economic development.

CITY OF AVONDALE: Makes a difference for United Way Campaign Employees pledge $111,105 in 2018

Avondale employees generously pledged $111,105 towards the Valley of the Sun United Way, as part of the City’s month-long United Way employee fundraising campaign this year.

TUCSON METRO CHAMBER: Primavera Foundation receives $5K donation from Cox

Cox Communications presented the Primavera Foundation with a $5,000 donation to further their Community Gardens Program.

City of Goodyear awards $114,000 in grant money to nonprofits

Twenty-six area nonprofits will share more than $114,000 in grant money as part of the city of Goodyear's annual Community Fund program.

MESA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign extended to Sept. 28

The Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign, which collects water to help people in need during the hot summer months, is being extended two additional weeks and will now end Friday, Sept. 28.

TOWN OF MARANA: Marana Regional Airport to receive $5.5 million grant

The Marana Regional Airport will receive a $4.5 million grant to repair an aircraft parking apron, and a $1 million grant to repair a taxiway.

CITY OF MESA: Nominations needed for Nextdoor.com Good Neighbor Awards

In honor of surpassing 50,000 users on Nextdoor.com, the City would like to recognize Nextdoor.com Good Neighbors who've made the greatest use of the social networking site in their neighborhoods.

CITY OF MESA: Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign needs donations of water

Thanks to the generosity of the community, the Mesa Hydration Donation Campaign has collected thousands of bottles of water to help people in need, including the homeless and unsheltered during the hot summer months.

Buckeye offers grants to nonprofit programs

The City of Buckeye will accept applications for its fiscal year 2018-19 Nonprofit Community Funding Program from July 1 through Aug. 2.

Avondale is collecting school supply donations for students

The City of Avondale's Neighborhood & Family Services Department is asking the community to help support its annual Back to School Backpack Program which provides pre-kindergarten through eighth-grade students with supplies for the upcoming school year.

City of Mesa, United Food Bank team up to 'Fill the Fire Truck'

Residents attending the July 4th Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom this year will have a chance to help thousands of families in the Mesa community who are in need of food through the "Fill the Mesa Parade Fire Truck."

Tucson Electric Power and MADD partnership going strong after 25 years

The alliance began when TEP employee Robert Bills was killed by a drunk driver while on the job back in 1993.

Credit Union West awards scholarships to 5 seniors

Credit Union West, an award-winning financial cooperative, has awarded $5,000 to five graduating high school seniors, as part of its 2018 scholarship program.

Marana offers support for YMCA Community Military Ball

The ball recognizes the organization’s tradition of service to military families.

Yuma County participates in 'NAIL' hunger program

May is Building Safety Awareness Month across the Yuma, and in line with this, permit techs from across Yuma County’s Department of Community Development have been challenged to join a statewide food drive through the “NAIL” hunger program.

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