Phoenix Cancer Support Network Presented Honors at Annual Gala & Friend-raiser

The Event: 5th Annual Friendraiser & Gala The Cause: Phoenix Cancer Support Network Event Date: August 28, 2021 Location: Chateau Luxe Entertainment: Dancers from the Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Paradise Valley taught the gala attendees the “PCSN Shuffle” Emcees: Dave Pratt “The Morning Mayor” & Julie Xander of Lifestyle by Jules Honorees: Casey Rogalski & Dr. […]

‘Night of Hope’ a Golden Success for Amanda Hope & Cancer Warriors

The Event: 9th Annual Night of Hope Gala  The Cause: Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels Event Date: September 18, 2021  Location: Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch Event Co-Chairs: Elizabeth Lucas & Allison Brooks  Event Emcee: Carey Peña  Décor: Bloom & Blueprint Honorees: Amanda Hope “Oscars” were awarded to Amanda Hope Board of Directors for Best Ensemble, […]

Assistance League Celebrates 50 Years, Raises $300,000

The Event: 50th Annual Celebration of Caring benefitting Assistance League of Phoenix Event Co-Chairs: Stephanie Chastain & Shelly McTee Presenting Sponsors: BHHS Legacy Foundation, Desert Financial Credit Union and The Carrol & Marguerite Wheeler Foundation Event Date: April – May, 2021 Venue: Virtual Event & Campaign Dollars Raised: $300,000 Notable Moments: This special virtual event held a unique raffle […]

Intimate ‘Secret Concert’ Benefits Homeward Bound

Top Photo: Patty Sapp & Heidi Ferraro The Event: Secret Concert benefitting Homeward Bound Event Sponsors: National Bank of Arizona & Fiesta Bowl Charities Entertainment: Listeso String Quartet Event Date: May 21, 2021 Venue: The Croft Downtown Dollars Raised: $60,000 Notable Moments: This magical night surrounded by candlelight was the perfect occasion to bringsupporters of Homeward Bound back together. The […]

Annual Ryan House Breakfast Filled With Thankfulness, Raises $200,000

Kristen Keough, Susan Kricun, Tracy Leonard-Warner, Catherine Anaya, Kathy Hanley & Eric Sperling The Event: Virtual Community Breakfast benefiting Ryan House Platinum Sponsor: Arizona Central Credit Union / Gold Sponsor: Plexus Event Date: May 14, 2021 Dollars Raised: $200,000 Notable Moments: Catherine Anaya was this year’s emcee alongside Executive Director Tracy Leonard-Warner. The breakfast program showcased the inspiring work […]

Childhelp ‘Drive the Dream’ Breaks Record in the Fight Against Child Abuse

From the publisher: We received word shortly before publishing this post that Foster Friess passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021. The Event: 17th Annual Drive the Dream Gala benefiting Childhelp Honorees: Woman of the World Honoree: Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson / Man of the World Honoree: Foster Friess / Nellie Jackson Honoree: SportTruckRV Event Chair: Ivy […]

The Aggregate Debuts with First Annual ‘Stronger Together’ Luncheon

The Event: The Aggregate’s “Stronger Together” Luncheon benefiting Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center Mission: The Aggregate’s mission is to connect, support and inspire women in law and beyond in modern and constructive ways. The Stronger Together event will benefit a different charity each year. Founders: Juliet Burgess & Karen Bradshaw Event Date: April 23, 2021 Venue: Mountain Shadows […]

Fitzgerald Honored, $2.5M Raised for Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley

The Event: Today’s Kids, Tomorrow’s Stars benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley Honoree: Larry Fitzgerald Arizona State Youth of the Year: Vakentae Cooks from the I.G. Homes Branch Youth of the Year: Vakentae Cooks from the I.G. Homes Branch (also Arizona State Youth of the Year!) // Dylan Heninger – Superstition Mountain Branch // Jahari Herring – The Bob & […]