Cheers to the Chairs!


     
  • Cheers to the Chair! honoring Debbie Allford

    October 2020 Honoree 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...

    • 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
  • March 2020: Jill Krigsten Riley, Mari Lederman, Jennifer Moser and Renee Parsons

    March 2020 Honorees Jill Krigsten Riley, Mari Lederman, Jennifer Moser and Renee Parsons Co-chairs of Wish Ball 2020 benefiting Make-A-Wish Arizona Why do you support Make-A-Wish Arizona? JILL: Make-A-Wish Arizona creates life-changing wishes for children dealing with...

    • Posted March 5, 2020
  • February 2020: Tracy and Louis Basile

    February 2020 Honorees Tracy and Louis Basile Co-chairs of the 2020 Gala: A Night in Morocco benefiting Child Crisis Arizona Why do you support Child Crisis Arizona? TRACY: At the time we became aware of Child Crisis...

    • Posted February 6, 2020
  • January 2020: Kimberly Guimarin and Heidi Surovetz

    January 2020 Honorees Kimberly Guimarin and Heidi Surovetz Co-chairs of Buon Natale benefiting the Junior League of Phoenix Foundation Why do you support the Junior League of Phoenix? KIMBERLY: The Junior League of Phoenix is an organization...

    • Posted January 2, 2020
  • December 2019: Diane Caruso and Christine Farling

    December 2019 Honorees Diane Caruso and Christine Farling Co-Chairs of the Festival of Trees benefiting Arizona Burn Foundation Why do you support the Arizona Burn Foundation? DIANE: I am a longtime burn nurse whose passion has been...

    • Posted December 5, 2019
  • November 2019: Chris Bates and Sebastien Reyes

    November 2019 Honorees Chris Bates and Sebastien Reyes Co-Chairs of the McNight to Remember Gala benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central and Northern Arizona  Why do you support Ronald McDonald House Charities? SEBASTIEN: Families who use...

    • Posted November 7, 2019