• Next Doors: Packing for the Future

    Backpack Buddies project provides critical items for students in need It’s a school year like no other. Believe me, I know, as a parent of a freshman and a fourth-grader. But we don’t need to go into...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Next Doors: Stepping Up to Serve Vulnerable Citizens

    Copa Health rises to the needs of individuals with disabilities during the pandemic This whole pandemic thing has been hard on all of us. Everyone has their own version of the same burden we are all carrying....

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Tax Credit Contributions Help Nonprofits Serve During Pandemic, Benefit Arizona Residents

    To see a full list of Maricopa County participating organizations, click here. To see a full list of Bullhead City Area participating organizations, click here. Here is an update on the five Arizona tax credits available to...

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • Next Doors: Local Businesses Show Resiliency — But Have a Long Road Ahead

    I  worry about things, and there’s a lot to worry about right now. So recently, it occurred to me to worry about small businesses. As the owners of a small business ourselves, the missus and I try...

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • Next Doors: You — Yes, You — Can Help Fix Education in Arizona

    The thing about big problems is that they’re big. You look at the big picture and all you see are barriers, things in the way that make individual impact seem impossible. I’m known to throw an old...

    • Posted 6 months ago
  • Next Doors: Coming to Grips with “The New Normal”

    Valley arts and culture organizations fight to survive the pandemic Survival. It’s a word that has taken on a much deeper meaning during the pandemic. We’ve all been presented with a set of circumstances few of us...

    • Posted 7 months ago
  • Next Doors: The Tip of the Spear

    TGen leads Arizona’s fight against COVID-19 on several fronts So I have to admit, I was anxious to get this interview done. After all, most people don’t have the chance right now to pick the brain of...

    • Posted 10 months ago
  • Next Doors: Where Do we Go from Here?

    Uniting to help during the coronavirus outbreak             The best way to deal with this crisis is to do what we’ve always done — come together as a community.             It’s difficult to figure out where to...

    • Posted 11 months ago
  • Next Doors: Working Toward a Solution

    Glendale Works is helping homeless individuals restart their lives             It’s no secret that homelessness is a critical problem right now. You can see it as you go around the Valley. The homeless population is increasing, and...

    • Posted 12 months ago
  • Next Doors: Promoting Civil Discourse in a Cynical Age

    Sandra Day O’Connor Institute sees opportunity in the clamor We live in a time when it’s difficult to discuss our differences calmly and rationally. This fact has dominated recent news cycles, when black seems white, and white...

    • Posted 1 year ago