• The Great American Seed Up Goes Online

    The Great American Seed Up is a project started in Phoenix with the goal of making a difference in local food security for communities across the nation and around the world. For more than six years, it...

    • Posted 9 hours ago
  • Patrick Schwarzenegger Helps Bring a Community-Minded Dating App to Phoenix

    Tired of ghosting and out-of-sync conversations? A new dating app launching in Phoenix aims to make romance happen in real-time. Clay Jones and Teddy Jungreis founded Flutter in 2019 with a unique purpose — to move relationships...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • ‘Phoenix Herstories’ Celebrates a Woman’s Right to Vote

    The Phoenix Arts & Culture Commission and Phoenix Women’s Commission, along with other community champions, has launched a 2020 centennial celebration of a woman’s constitutional right to vote. The ‘Phoenix Herstories’ project — which includes an online...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • 10 Questions: Paul Horton

    CBS 5 chief meteorologist 1. What made you want to be a meteorologist? I went through Hurricane Hugo during my first year of college, and it blew my university down and tore the roof off our house....

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Charity Spotlight: Angels in the Outfield

    Organization: 4MOM Leadership: CEO: Braden Bishop, Seattle Mariners outfielder and founder of Cognition Coffee Co-founder: Hunter Bishop, San Francisco Giants outfielder and up-and-coming DJ Origin: After Suzy Bishop was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s at 54, her son...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • September/October 2020: Proactive Parenting

    Mothers Awareness on School-age Kids offers tools to help families thrive It was like any other day. Stay-at-home mom Kimberly Cabral was driving her sixth-grade son home from baseball practice when she decided to initiate what would...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Arizona Autism Charter Schools to Open New Campus

                The 2020-21 school year has presented many challenges for education, notably for the special needs community. Diana Diaz, a school leader and mother of an autistic son, has stepped up to serve children on the autism...

    • Posted 1 month ago
  • Charity Spotlight: Healing from the Wounds of War

    Warrior Songs uses music to help veterans relieve PTSD Organization: Warrior Songs Founder and executive director: Jason Moon Origin: Singer/songwriter Jason Moon served in Iraq from 2003 to 2004 as a general construction equipment operator in a...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • 10 Questions: Char and Alan Augenstein

    Philanthropists and arts supporters Where did you move to Arizona from, and when? CHAR: We were excited to have the opportunity to make Arizona our forever home beginning in 2003, albeit sad to leave the wonderful experience...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • August 2020 Cover Story: Dedication. Inspiration. Conservation.

    When he was a boy growing up in Oklahoma, Norberto “Bert” Castro attended a birthday party for friends at the Tulsa Zoo. After his mother picked him up, the 7-year-old son of Cuban immigrants told her he...

    • Posted 2 months ago