The Board of Visitors Announces 2023 Flower Girls 

The Board of Visitors announces that 42 high school seniors have accepted the invitation to become 2023 Flower Girls. These young women will participate in events throughout the school year, including a philanthropic event this fall at The Board of Visitors Ryan House and the 69th Annual Fashion Show Luncheon in December. The 2023 Flower […]

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 […]

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 […]

BeePositive Hosts Poker Tournament in Support of LLS

The Event: BeePositive Charity Poker Tournament The Cause: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Event Date: March 26, 2022 Sponsors:  Valentine Group, 1st Rate Home Mortgage, Great American Title Company, Pivot Lending Group, Jeremy Kuhn, Ray Richmond, Chef Tony & ROXX Vodka Caterer: Tukee’s Tamales Catering Notable Moments:  The inaugural benefit Poker Tournament was held at a private […]

29th Annual ‘Beach Ball’ Goes to Tulum, Raises $1M

The Event: Beach Ball – Meet Me in Tulum The Cause: Phoenix Children’s Foundation Event Date: March 26, 2022 Location: Arizona Biltmore Resort Presenting Sponsors: Berkshire Hathaway, BHE Renewables, Long Companies Realty & BHE U.S. Transmission Honorees: The Employees of Phoenix Children’s received the Dr. Herbert J. and Julie Louis “Spirit of Hope” Award Co-Chairs: Julie […]

‘The pARTy’ Returns in Support of the Phoenix Art Museum

The Event: The 2022 pARTy: The Show Must Go On! The Cause: Phoenix Art Museum Event Date: March 26, 2022 Location: Phoenix Art Museum Co-chairs: Tess Loo, Sally Odegard & Ann Siner Dollars Raised: $900,000+ Entertainment: Circus-inspired performances delighted guests throughout the evening Notable Moments:  The 2022 pARTy celebrated the legacy and artwork of Philip C. […]

$225,000 ‘Dress-A-Child’ Grant Announced at Assistance League of Phoenix Annual Gala

The Event: Once Upon a Time – the 51st Annual Celebration of Caring The Cause:  Assistance League of Phoenix             Event Date: March 25, 2022 Location: Chateau Luxe Presenting Sponsors: Desert Financial Credit Union & The Carroll & Marguerite Wheeler Foundation Honoree for Excellence in Philanthropy Award: Jeffrey Meshey, CEO Desert Financial […]

Child Crisis Arizona Raises $1M at ‘Retro’ Themed Gala

The Event: Iconic — A Retro Evening The Cause: Child Crisis Arizona  Event Date: March 19, 2022 Location: Hotel Valley Ho  Legacy of Love Award Honoree: Earnhardt Auto Centers Presenting Sponsor: Calum & Tricia DeSouza Dollars Raised: $1,000,000 Entertainment: Notes from Neptune Auctioneer: Jeff Maynard  Notable Moments: To celebrate the organization’s 45th anniversary, guests were transported […]

National Society of Arts & Letters Arizona Celebrates Local Arts Achievements

The Event: 2022 Annual Awards Dinner The Cause: National Society of Arts & Letters, Arizona Chapter             Event Date: March 27, 2022 Location: Paradise Valley Country Club Honorary Chair: Dorothy Lincoln-Smith Arts Advocacy Honoree: Mollie C. Trivers Piano and Dance Performances: Rylee Kellar, ballet; Katie Tuchi, classical modern dance; & John Solari, piano  […]

‘An Evening of Hope’ for Animals in Need Raises Funds for Heidi’s Village 

The Event: An Evening of Hope   The Cause: Heidi’s Village    Event Date: February 19, 2022   Location: JW Marriott Desert Ridge    Event Co-Chairs: Vikki Ratliff & Laura Green Leading Sponsors: The Arizona Group, Beus Gilbert McGroder, Chasse Building Team & Merck Animal Health Entertainment: The Jacob Eary Jazz Trio played during the cocktail reception Keynote […]