FABRIC Invests in Upgrades, Increases Capacity of Rentable Event Space

The nonprofit FABRIC provides apparel entrepreneurs with training, guidance, innovative industry resources and access to no-minimum and on-demand manufacturing so they can build sustainable fashion businesses domestically. Their space in downtown Tempe was popular for gatherings pre-pandemic and is now back open with more options for community and corporate events. Before the pandemic, event space […]

Nonprofit Pros: Phoenix Indian Center Announces the Departure of CEO Patricia Hibbeler

Phoenix Indian Center’s board of directors announced that Patricia Hibbeler will leave her role as CEO, effective Nov. 3. She will return to her tribal community in Montana, where she will serve as executive director for Tribal Member Services for the Confederate Salish and Kootenai Tribe of the Flathead Reservation. Hibbeler joined Phoenix Indian Center […]

American Humane Reunites Retired Military Working Dog with Handler in Arizona

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, recently reunited retired Military Working Dog Irk, a 9-year-old German Shepherd, with Staff Sergeant Sheridyn Rupp, his former handler and best friend, in Phoenix. “We at American Humane honor the lifesaving contributions of all veterans, including the four-legged military dogs who risk their lives to courageously serve […]

Office Doors: A Day With Carrie Collins-Fadell

CEO of Brain Injury Alliance of Arizona 7 a.m. >> ONE WITH NATURE I love to spend time in the morning in my backyard. One of the relaxing activities I do is spend time on my cactus collection. I have 90 varieties of cacti and none of them was purchased. They were all grown from […]

Style Unlocked: The Masters of Reorganization

Photo: Angela Zdrale, Afi Maita and Lisa Moore combined their skills to become a powerhouse wardrobe and beauty consulting team It’s fall, and you have places to go. But your closet has become a place of pre-pandemic dresses in dry-cleaner bags … or it is filled with a variety of sizes … or it is in […]

A 2nd Act: Hear the Desert Dragons Road

The goal of the Desert Dragons team is to extend its support network to the many women and men diagnosed with breast cancer in the Phoenix area each year. Melissa Adams was 31 when she found a lump in her breast. “You’re too young to have breast cancer,” her Pittsburgh doctor told her. Yet cancer […]

2021 Waste Management Phoenix Open, The Thunderbirds Raise $3.8M for Charities

The Thunderbirds – hosts of the Waste Management Phoenix Open – announced the 2021 edition of “The People’s Open” raised more than $3.8 million for local charities. The 2021 version of the WM Phoenix Open was severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through extremely reduced attendance and limited building of hospitality venues, but with the […]

Girls on the Run Gathers to Celebrate ‘Limitless Potential’ Themed Fundraiser

Event emcee Olivia Fierro from Good Morning Arizona The Event: The Limitless Potential Brunch The Cause:  Girls on the Run serving Maricopa + Pinal Counties, an independent council of Girls on the Run, was founded in 2004 to serve the Metro Phoenix area. This year, more than 350 coaches have mentored more than 1,500 local girls, […]

Valley Leadership Names 72nd Man & Woman of the Year

Dr. Warren H. Stewart, Sr. and Kimber Lanning will be Valley Leadership’s 72nd Man & Woman of the Year. The pair were selected because of their commitment to Arizona and track record of impact in the community, particularly on the state’s most pressing issues. “Kimber and Warren have spent decades working to strengthen Arizona, and we’re […]