Pro Tip of the Month: Learn the Lifesaving Skill of CPR

This month’s tip comes courtesy of Narissa Camacho, the newly named executive director of the American Heart Association Greater Phoenix Division. February is Heart Month, and the American Heart Association is celebrating 100 years as a nonprofit organization in 2024. During February — American Heart Month — the American Heart Association is urging the community […]

Keep Phoenix Beautiful Names New President & CEO

Keep Phoenix Beautiful, a local nonprofit dedicated to empowering the community to improve the quality of life in the Valley, recently named Jhenifer Shipe as its new president and CEO.  Shipe, who has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 15 years, most recently served as the director of major gifts and donor engagement for […]

Boys Hope Girls Hope Arizona Names New Executive Director

Boys Hope Girls Hope Arizona, a nonprofit dedicated to helping disadvantaged middle and high school students graduate and prepare for their careers, recently named Stephanie Bridgeo as its new executive director. Bridgeo joins the organization with over 20 years of nonprofit experience, having held many positions for the Salvation Army and, most recently, as the […]

Pro Tip of the Month: Learn About Where You Live

This month’s tip comes courtesy of Merilee Baptiste, the executive director of Midwest Food Bank. As a member of your community, you have an amazing opportunity to learn about where you live. You may be surprised to learn about the history, development and offerings all around you! Here are three ways to learn more: Visit […]

Ryan House Names New Development Director

Ryan House recently announced that Brenna Bernick has been named the organization’s development director. Bernick most recently served for seven years as the senior philanthropy officer at Make-A-Wish Arizona.  In her new role, Bernick will focus on fostering donor engagement and stewardship. She will supervise strategic funding initiatives and Ryan House’s Individual Giving program, as […]

Pro Tip of the Month: Reap the Rewards

This month’s tip comes courtesy of Michelle Reyes, the donor & volunteer relations manager of Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center. Volunteering not only aids those in need but also offers numerous advantages to volunteers. Among the various benefits of volunteering, I believe the top three are: Personal Fulfillment: Volunteering provides a profound sense of […]

Pro Tip of the Month: Switch to Non-Toxic Products

This month’s tip comes courtesy of Ashley Plum, the executive director of Check for a Lump “We all know chemicals are bad for us. Some we can avoid, like items we use in our house, on our bodies and what we consume; others we cannot avoid, like pollution. It can feel overwhelming — and expensive […]

Leadership Transition at Free Arts of Arizona

Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona announced the appointment of Matt Sandoval as its new executive director effective Nov. 6, 2023. “The Free Arts mission and vision is a passion for me and many others that I am honored to serve alongside,” Sandoval said. “I am excited to continue the great work of Free […]

Pro Tip of the Month: Be Innovative

This month’s tip comes courtesy of the 2023 Arizona Bioscience Educator of the Year, Barbara Marusiak, senior director of clinical research & regulatory science at ASU State University Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation “Life poses challenges, big and small. Innovation is the ability to come up with new and creative ideas. It is […]

Homeward Bound Names New CEO

Homeward Bound recently announced Sam Fowler as its new CEO. He comes to the organization after a highly successful tenure as VP of development at Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley, boasting a diverse background encompassing leadership roles in various sectors. With a profound commitment to serving communities, Fowler’s professional journey includes leadership roles […]