Arizona has about 55,000 federal employees, according to state records, so the local impact of the partial Government Shutdown is significant.
Five high school graduates will each earn $1,000 towards a college education
Members of the public are invited to participate in a two-day course designed to help prepare them for a major incident.
SOUTHWEST VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Benevilla Awarded $75,000 Grant from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust
Benevilla, the West Valley's premier non-profit family services agency is proud to announce they have been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust to assist with our mission of keeping seniors independent in their own homes as long as possible.
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.
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.
Cox Communications presented the Primavera Foundation with a $5,000 donation to further their Community Gardens Program.
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.
ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: ADOT partnership helps tribal members launch construction careers
Academy teams agency, Yavapai-Apache Nation, community college
Cox employees select fifteen local nonprofits benefit from grant distributions
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.