Supporters Dine Around the Valley for the Herberger Theater at ‘Plated & Staged’

The Event: Plated & Staged: A Herberger Theater Experience The Cause: The Herberger Theater Center  Event Date: May 1, 2022 Location: The Herberger Theater Center and Participating Restaurants Presenting Sponsors: Billie Jo & Judd Herberger, Jennings Strouss, Porsche of North Scottsdale, Perkins Coie & Snell & Wilmer Auctioneer: Brett Higgins Notable Moments: Supporters enjoyed a creative, culinary-inspired […]

Sparkling Soirée Celebrates 20th Anniversary of notMYkid

The Event: All that Glitters Gala The Cause: notMYkid Event Date: April 29, 2022 Location: Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch Lifetime & Presenting Sponsors: The Dorrance Family Foundation, Johnson Family Foundation, Ryan Lange Foundation, Steve & Debbie Moak, Garcia Family Foundation, Helios Education Foundation, Scottsdale Recovery  and Mitch & Julie Pierce Co-Chairs: Laurie Fielder & Sandra Metzler […]

Society of Chairs 2022 Honors Valley Philanthropists and Community Leaders

The Event: Society of Chairs – The Premier Celebration of Giving in Our Community  The Cause: The Sauce Foundation in support of TGen Event Date: April 27, 2022 Location: Creighton University Health Science Campus at Park Central  Honorees: Sandy Magruder, Sharon Harper, Becky Bell Ballard, Jeffrey Trent, Sally Tryhus & Christine Watson, Nate Rhoton, Jim […]

‘Ovation Gala’ Toasts 25 Years for Rosie’s House

The Event: 2022 Ovation Gala The Cause: Rosie’s House Event Date: May 7, 2022 Location: The Camby Emcee: Vanessa Ruiz Event Chair: Gretchen Jewell Title Sponsor: Davis Miles McGuire Gardner Notable Moments: It was a night of music and harmony, as guests came together to celebrate Rosie’s House: A Music Academy for Children. After enjoying […]

Co-Chairs Kate Specter & Erik Peterson

Arizona Opera Celebrates 50 Years at ‘Gold Rush Gala’

The Event: Gold Rush Gala The Cause: Arizona Opera   Event Date: March 27, 2022 Location: Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia Co-Chairs: Kate Specter & Erik Peterson Honorary Chair: Dr. Carole A. Poore Crystal Key Honorees: Ron & Kay McDougall, 5 Arts Circle & Opera League of Tucson Auctioneer: Brett Higgins  Amount Raised: $340,000 Notable Moments: […]

‘Dinner on the Desert’ featuring Chihuly Exhibit Raises $450K for Desert Botanical Garden

The Event: Dinner on the Desert 2022 The Cause: Desert Botanical Garden Event Date: April 23, 2022 Location: Desert Botanical Garden Presenting Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield Arizona Event Co-Chairs: Mac & Russ Perlich Dollars Raised: $450,000 Entertainment: Vignettes throughout the Garden featured Pete Pancrazi Jazz Duo, AJ Odneal Duo, Jack Alves, Jazz Manouche from ZAZU West & artist Paige Poppe Caterer: Fabulous Foods […]

Linda Hunt Honored at Annual Ryan House Breakfast

The Event: 2022 Ryan House Community Breakfast The Cause: Ryan House            Event Date: April 14, 2022 Location: JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Online Gold Sponsors: Cheryl Hintzen-Gaines & Ira Gaines, Hospice of the Valley & Joan C. Ray Charitable Trust Honoree: Linda Hunt Co-Chairs: Lauren Mueller & Megan Mitchell Dollars […]

Valleywise ‘Bridge to Hope’ Luncheon features Incredible Story of Valleywise Physician

The Event: A Bridge to Hope Women’s Luncheon The Cause: Valleywise Health Foundation Event Date: April 12, 2022 Location: Omni Montelucia Resort Presenting Sponsors: Epic, Henry+Horne, Stifel, Vanir, Blue Cottage, NNR & Vizient Honoree: Dr. Nathan Delafield Event Chair: Elyse Bertram Emcee: Karie Dozer Notable Moments: Dr. Nathan Delafield, an internal medicine physician at Valleywise Health, shared […]

Local Chefs Come Together to Support the Preservation of Arizona History

The Event: Tastes, Toasts & Tales The Cause: Arizona Historical Society         Event Date: April 26, 2022 Location: Arizona Historical Society Sponsors: SRP & National Bank of Arizona Emcee: Barbara Fenzl Reception Catering: Harmony Boards Participating Chefs: Chris Bianco of Pizzeria Bianco, Pane Bianco & Tratto | Silvana Esparza of Barrio Café | […]

Valley Kids & Families Walk the Runway for Childhelp Wings Fashion Show

The Event: A Day in Wonderland: 15th Annual Childhelp Wings Fashion Show The Cause: Childhelp Event Date: April 24, 2022 Location: JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort Leading Sponsors: Earnhardt Lexus, NFP – The Hebets Company, Steve LeVine Entertainment, The Maggiore Group & Grimaldi’s Pizza Co-Chairs: Jennifer Archuleta & Jamie LeVine Honorary Chair: Carol Hebets Honorees: Laurie […]