Hearts and Hope Overflow at Annual Ryan House Community Breakfast

Ryan House hosted its annual Community Breakfast on March 7, 2024, at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn. Funds from this event support Ryan House’s programs for families with children facing life-limiting or end-of-life journeys.   Gold Sponsors: Cheryl Hintzen-Gaines & Ira Gaines | Fore the Kids | Hospice of the Valley Event Co-Chairs: Christina Andrews […]

‘Today’s Kids, Tomorrow’s Stars’ Honors Moffett Family, Youth of the Year

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley celebrated its annual ‘Today’s Kids, Tomorrow’s Stars’ event on March 2, 2024, at the Westin Kierland Resort. Guest donned sneakers with their finest, a very welcome dress code for all! Title Sponsor: Amplify Capital Advisors  Co-Chairs:  Jody Sarchett & Basil Zaidi   Honorees:  The Moffett Family & Crescent […]

‘Big Night Out’ Masquerade Gives a Lift to Big Brothers Big Sisters

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona put on its ‘Big Night Out’ event on February 16, 2024, at the Westin Kierland Resort. Guests dressed in festive Mardi Gras green and purple to come support the incredible mentorship programs offered by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona.  Cocktail Reception Hosts: 4EverYoung & Amazon After Party […]

Solari Crisis Hosts ‘Inspiring Hope Gala’ to Support Helpline & Crisis Services

Solari Crisis & Human Services hosted its second annual Inspiring Hope Gala on February 24, 2024, at The Phoenician. This event served as an opportunity for the community to come together in support of Solari’s commitment to providing vital crisis and helpline services 24/7/365 and connections to mental health resources across Arizona. Presenting Sponsor: Crest […]

Brophy Seniors Strut the Runway at 40th Annual Fashion Show

Brophy College Preparatory hosted its 40th annual Fashion Show on March 1, 2024, at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn. The long-standing tradition raised scholarship funds and celebrated the Class of 2024. Event Co-Chairs: Sarah Gallagher & Brigette Sebald Honorary Chairs: Brophy President Bob Ryan & Brophy Principal Jim Bopp Fashion Show Presented by: Neiman Marcus Fashions […]

Magical ‘Wish Ball’ Raises $2.7M to Fund Over 450 Wishes

Make-A-Wish Arizona hosted its annual ball on March 9, 2024, at Chase Field. This year’s theme was “Field of Wishes, an Evening of Black, White & Sparkle.” Guests paired sneakers with their black-tie attire, making for a fun yet comfortable night out at the ballpark! Presenting Sponsor: Phusion Projects  Event Co-Chairs: Dena Zell & Kristine […]

Xico Hosts Stunning & Most Successful Art Auction to Date

Xico held its 36th Annual Dinner & Art Auction on February 24, 2024, at Warehouse215 in Downtown Phoenix. The generous purchase of art at the event each year has played a pivotal role in advancing Xico’s mission to promote and sustain Latino and Indigenous culture through art, as well as to serve and elevate Latino […]

Child Crisis Arizona Raises Over $1M at Fun-Filled ‘Saddle Up!’ Gala

Child Crisis Arizona hosted its annual signature gala on March 9, 2024, at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn. This year’s theme, Saddle Up!, was carried out beautifully as guests were encouraged to wear Western-inspired garb – and they didn’t disappoint!  Yellowstone Sponsor: United Healthcare 2024 Legacy of Love Honoree: Kathye Brown Testimony Speakers: The Serna […]

Arizona Pet Project Honors Animals & People Making a Difference at HERO Awards

The Arizona Pet Project hosted its 21st Annual Hero Awards on March 2, 2024, at the Omni Montelucia Resort. This event raises funds to keep pets with their owners as they honor incredible human and animal heroes.  Presenting Sponsor: Lulu’s Fund HERO Chairs: Senator TJ Shope & Melissa Dus Honorary HERO Chair: John Holmberg Honorees: […]

Veterans Heritage Project Toasts to 20 Years of Storytelling

On March 2, 2024, veterans, supporters and high school students gathered at Chateau Luxe to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Veterans Heritage Project. The award-winning after-school program connects students with veterans, developing student leadership and character through the veterans sharing their first-person histories. Presenting Sponsor: SRP Event Chair: Kristie Ahern | Event Co-Chair: Alyssa […]