Celebration Under the Stars Honors Peter Fine, Raises Funds for The Joy Bus

The Event: Life Achievement Celebration The Cause: The Joy Bus Event Date: October 14, 2022 Location: Wrigley Mansion Garden Terrace Honoree: Peter Fine Premium Sponsors: Crescent Crown Distributing & FoodStory Brands Dollars Raised: $80,000 Entertainment: Phil Sheeran Auctioneer: Anna Aja Notable Moment: Peter Fine of Banner Health received a Lifetime Achievement Award. The special tribute to […]

SOUNDS Academy Raises Funds in Speakeasy Style

The Event: The SOUNDS Academy Speakeasy The Cause: SOUNDS Academy Event Date: October 22, 2022 Location: The Phoenix Zoo Presenting Sponsor: Thrivent Co-Chairs: Kirk Johnson & Zarinah Nadir Dollars Raised: $35,000+ Entertainment: Student musician Sarah Pineda accompanied by Jiyoung Kim Décor: Maya Event Co. Caterer: Lancer Catering Notable Moments: In speakeasy fashion, the secret location was […]

An Artful Night for ‘Copa Cares’

The Event: 2022 Copa Cares Gala: Pour Your Art Out The Cause: Copa Health Foundation Event Date: October 29, 2022 Location: Heard Museum Presenting Sponsor: United Healthcare/Optum Awards: United Healthcare – Pour Your Art Out Award | Jami Snyder – Influencer Award | Boeing – Employment Partner Award | LISC and Dominium – Community Partner […]

‘Night at the Museum’ Benefits Children’s Museum of Phoenix

The Event: Night at the Museum The Cause: Children’s Museum of Phoenix Event Date: November 5, 2022 Location: Children’s Museum of Phoenix Event Co-Chairs: Abigail & Edward Olaya Kids at Heart Award Recipient: Barb Kozuh of Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation Presenting Sponsor: The Carol Critchfield Foundation Lead Sponsors: Ryan Companies, Sanderson Lincoln and T.W. […]

Mission of Mercy Celebrates 25 Years of Dignity, Love & Healing

The Event: 25 Years of Everyday Moments & Everyday Miracles The Cause: Mission of Mercy Event Date: November 10, 2022 Location: Hotel Valley Ho Honorees: Sonora Quest Laboratories, Banner Health, Center Well Pharmacy & Dignity Health Dollar Amount: $250,000 Entertainment: West Valley Youth Orchestra Emcee: Sean McLaughlin of 3TV/CBS5 Notable Moments: The celebratory evening under […]

Epilep-TEA Raises Funds to Cure Epilepsy

The Event: EpilepTEA Party The Cause: Epilepsy Foundation Arizona Event Date: November 6, 2022 Location: The Clayton House Presenting Title Sponsor: Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Medical Provider Honoree: Katherine Noe, MD, PhD – Chair, Division of Epilepsy at Mayo Clinic Medical Professional Honoree: Diana LaRocque, RN, BSN, CPN – Epilepsy Nurse Adult Honoree: Adriana Sartorio Youth Honoree: […]

Treffpunkt Says ‘Ja’ to German Culture

The Event: 2nd Annual Treffpunkt Fundraiser The Cause: Treffpunkt Event Date: November 4, 2022 Location: The private home of the Shoen Family in Paradise Valley Event Chair: Carolin Gey and Christa & Michael Shoen Special Guests: The Honorable Stephan Schneider | General Consul of Germany in Los Angeles & Dieter Bollmann | Executive Director, German American […]

Desert Mission Celebrates ‘Morning of Gold’

The Event: Morning of GOLD The Cause: HonorHealth Desert Mission Event Date: October 27, 2022 Location: Arizona Biltmore Resort Event Co-Chairs: Nicole Maas & Mallory Lebovitz Leading Sponsor: BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona Dollars Raised: $400,000 Emcees: Jared A. Langkilde & Sue Sadecki  Auctioneer: Subyn Novell Florist: Cactus Flower Notable Moment: The presentation included wonderful glimpses […]

Be Kind Rocks the Ballpark for Annual ‘Full Circle’ Event

The Event: Full Circle 2022 The Cause: The Be Kind People Project Event Date: October 1, 2022 Location: Chase Field Presenting Sponsors: The Arizona Diamondbacks, Garcia Family Foundation, APS & Todd Thomas Foundation Honorary Chair: Jeff Guldner Event Co-Chairs: Char Augenstein, Lisa James & Kay Oliver Dollars Raised: $550,000 Entertainment: Javi Star & The Be […]

Kimber Lanning, Community Leaders Honored at ONE Community ‘Spotlight’ Awards

The Event: Spotlight on Success Local Hero Awards The Cause: ONE Community Foundation Event Date: October 28, 2022 Location: Sheraton Downtown Phoenix Honorees: Kimber Lanning – Unity Agent Award | Noel Guevara | Kim Grace Sabow | Jessyca Leach | Representative Amish Shah | Michael Mazzocco | Lauren Bailey Unity Agent Sponsor: PetSmart Emcees: Brandon […]