Cheers to the Chairs!


     
  • Cheers to the Chair! Honoring PANDA 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 Chairs

    Cheers to the Chair! PANDA 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 Chairs: Colleen Chester, Sarah Frey, Courtney Gaintner and Kelly Vasbinder, along with PANDA president, Tammy Ryan How did you get involved with PANDA, People Acting Now Discover Answers? Colleen:...

    • Posted March 25, 2021
  • Cheers to the Chairs! Honoring Kenny Farrell

    Cheers to the Chairs! Kenny Farrell, board chair of Arizona Animal Welfare League How did you get involved with Arizona Animal Welfare League? AAWL and the Arizona Diamondbacks have been community partners for many years, and it...

    • Posted February 25, 2021
  • Cheers to the Chairs! Honoring Diane Might & Kolby Moffatt

    Cheers to the Chairs! Diane Might & Kolby Moffatt Barrow Neurological Foundation How did you get involved with the Barrow Neurological Institute? KOLBY: Barrow Neurological Institute is a world-renowned research and surgery center that we are so...

    • Posted January 27, 2021
  • Cheers to the Chairs! Honoring Nikki Shaffer and Lindy Smith

    Festival of Trees Co-Chairs benefiting Arizona Burn Foundation How did you get involved with the Arizona Burn Foundation? NIKKI: My gal pal Lindy Smith has been involved with the foundation for several years, and my husband, Chris,...

    • Posted December 16, 2020
  • Cheers to the Chair! Honoring Kristine McIver

    Sing On September Chair benefiting Phoenix Boys Choir How did you get involved with Phoenix Boys Choir? When my son, Andrew, was almost 7, he read an ad for the Phoenix Boys Choir and told me he...

    • Posted October 29, 2020
  • Cheers to the Chair! honoring Debbie Allford

    Night of Gold 2020 Event Chairman benefiting HonorHealth How did you get involved with HonorHealth? My husband, Allan Allford, is on the board of HonorHealth Foundation. He suggested I look at HonorHealth’s Desert Mission programs and services...

    • Posted September 30, 2020
  • Cheers to the Chair! honoring Electa Thompson

    Electa Thompson Board chairperson of Tempe Community Action Agency How did you get involved with Tempe Community Action Agency? Through my brother, who invited me to TCAA’s annual fundraiser event, First Crush, now known as Vicinity. I...

    • Posted August 27, 2020
  • Cheers to the Chair!: Mark Feldman

    August 2020 Honoree Mark Feldman Chair of Arizona Commission on the Arts How did you get involved with the Arts Commission? It was an accident, to be truthful. I’m told I checked the wrong box on the...

    • Posted August 5, 2020
  • May 2020: Robert S. Tancer

    This month we are honoring the beloved former board chair of Arizona Opera, Robert S. Tancer, who passed away on March 17, 2020. We hope you will enjoy these tributes in his honor from three of his...

    • Posted May 7, 2020
  • April 2020: Ruby Farias

    April 2020 Honoree Ruby Farias Chair of the 2020 World of Wonder gala benefiting Childsplay Why do you support Childsplay? Childsplay is a wonderful organization that provides theater to children who may not have the opportunity to...

    • Posted April 2, 2020