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Date Published: February 23, 2021

Albertsons Community Investment - ID, MT, NV, CA, OR, UT, WA, WY, AZ, CO, F...

Albertsons Community Investment gives grants to nonprofit and school programs that meet the following focus areas: Hunger Relief, Health, Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles. Geographical focus areas: Idaho, Montana, Southern Nevada, Southern California, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico or Texas.

Allyn Family Foundation

The Allyn Family Foundation continues to be interested in organizations concerned with health, education, and welfare in the communities in which each individual trustee resides. Of special concern to the trustees are the status, condition and treatment of women, children, minorities and the underprivileged. High priority is given to requests for grants in Maricopa County, Arizona, Cook County Illinois, and Morris County, New Jersey, as well as to program…

Angel Charity for Children, Inc.

Angel Charity for Children, Inc. was founded in 1983 with the mission of raising funds for children’s causes in Pima County. Since then, the Angels have raised more than $14 million for many worthwhile organizations and helped improve life for thousands of children in Southern Arizona.

Applied Materials Corporate Contributions - Multiple States

Applied Materials measures its value as a global citizen in part by its efforts to strengthen the communities where it does business. In order to achieve our goals of providing leadership and making meaningful social contributions around the world, we aim to address specific community needs by supporting initiatives in Education, Civic Development, the Environment and Arts & Culture. We direct approximately 50% of grants to the area of Education, 25% t…

APS Foundation

Through Corporate Giving, APS continues to be the leading Arizona corporate citizen. We support nonprofit organizations with a 501(c)(3) Internal Revenue Service tax‑exempt status through cash and/or in kind services. We support our communities in five strategic areas: health and human services, community development, education, arts and culture, and environment.

Arizona Community Foundation

At ACF, we fund both individual community and broader statewide needs in a wide range of areas including the arts and culture, public education, the environment, youth development, community building, and health and human services.

Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation

Established in 1997, the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation focuses its efforts on three main areas of need: homelessness, indigent healthcare, and children’s programs of all types, including education and youth baseball field development. Through fundraising activities, the team’s charitable arm has raised and donated more than $14.5 million to the Arizona community.

Arizona Foundation for Women

The mission of the Arizona Foundation for Women is to promote innovative solutions to fulfill the unmet needs of Arizona’s Women and Children. The Foundation works to enhance the lives of women and children by investing in and promoting innovative solutions to such issues as domestic violence and child abuse prevention, economic self–sufficiency and self–esteem for young women.

Armstrong Family Foundation

The Foundations are charitable corporations focusing on education, poverty and service – primarily in Arizona. Since being founded in 1996 by Jim & Jo–Ann Armstrong, the Foundations have donated over $15 million to more than 60 non–profit, educational and services organizations.

Armstrong McDonald Foundation - AZ, NE

The mission of the Armstrong McDonald Foundation is to continue the philanthropic ideals and goals of James M. McDonald, Sr. through prudent and impartial review of all qualifying grant requests received annually to insure that awards are made to soundly conceived and operated non–profit organizations. Areas of funding interest include Animal Welfare, Children and Youth, Education, Health, Relief and Social (community outreach, homeless shelters, she…

Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is focused on enhancing education, preserving greenspace, sustaining the arts and sparking collaboration among its community partners. The Foundation’s geographic focus is on communities where members of the Blank family have deep roots: Atlanta; Maricopa County, Arizona; and Beaufort County, South Carolina.

Bank of the West - AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, MN, MO, NV, NM, ND, OK, OR, SD, UT,...

The mission of the Bank’s Charitable Contributions Program is to help meet the needs of the communities we serve by supporting nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving quality of life, particularly for low– and moderate–income individuals and communities. The Bank will consider requests for contributions from nonprofit organizations that qualify under the following charitable giving categories: Community and Economic Development, Edu…

BOKF Foundation - AR, AZ, CO, NM, OK, TX

Making a community stronger begins with clearly understanding its needs. That’s why we have developed meaningful relationships with more than 800 nonprofit partners in the eight states we serve. The Foundation makes contributions to programs that enhance quality of life and economic well being in the communities where BOK Financial operates and where our employees work and live in Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Similar t…

Charro Foundation

The mission of The Charro Foundation is to promote education through scholarships, youth development and sports in our community. The Foundation proudly supports this mission by developing programming through collaborative partnerships with community organizations.

Cochise Community Foundation

The Cochise Community Foundation’s mission is to support Cochise communities in their efforts to be great places to live, learn, give, work and raise a family. Focus areas include education, literacy and lifelong learning, health and wellness and improving the overall quality of life.

Community Foundation for Southern Arizona

The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is the community foundation serving Pima and Santa Cruz counties. It is made up of more than 475 funds representing individuals, families, organizations and corporations. As a community foundation, our grantmaking supports efforts to meet Southern Arizona’s most pressing needs and connects donors with the causes they care about. Our funding opportunities: Community Investment Grants: The Community Foundat…

Cox Charities

Cox Charities is committed to building, strengthening and investing in metropolitan and rural Arizona communities by raising and granting funds and mobilizing employee giving and selfless service. Since its inception, more than $2 million in grants has been awarded to non–profit organizations that impact our community primarily through youth education programs.

Del E. Webb Foundation

The mission of the Del E. Webb Foundation is to support organizations that are primarily involved in providing formal medical services, medical research, or medical education and are located in the states of Arizona, California or Nevada.

Flagstaff Community Foundation

The Flagstaff Community Foundation is one of the largest grantmakers in Arizona and has supported the needs of nonprofit organizations throughout our state for 30 years. We make grants in large urban areas like Maricopa County, and in smaller communities within our affiliate regions. Our grantmaking covers a wide range of focus areas that include public education, youth development, health and human services, arts and culture and more. The Flagstaff Commun…

Flinn Foundation

The Foundation, based in Phoenix, awards grants to nonprofit organizations in Arizona, primarily to improve the competitiveness of the state’s biomedical research enterprise. It also supports the Flinn Scholars Program, which offers top Arizona high school graduates full–ride financial benefits to attend one of the state’s public universities. In addition, the Foundation has committed resources over a five–year period to support the M…

Foundation for the Protection of Animals - CO, AZ, NM

The mission of the Foundation for the Protection of Animals is to promote responsible human interaction with animals for their protection and welfare. The Foundation strongly believes that encouraging proactive, responsible pet ownership is the key to ending the suffering of homeless animals. Currently the Foundation is working to further its mission through the funding of spay/neuter programs and participation in animal rescue operations during national o…

Gibney Family Foundation - Multiple States

The Gibney Family Foundation provides grants to non–profit organizations, within the scope of our influence, which can demonstrate an outstanding ability to empower those who are challenged, particularly the Blind, in their quest to live happier more productive lives. Even though the Foundation does not accept unsolicited grant proposals at this time, we are interested in discovering, working with, and supporting the most effective non–profit o…


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Greater Green Valley Community Foundation

The Greater Green Valley Community Foundation (GGVCF) is dedicated to improving the quality of life in communities in the Green Valley area. We focus on older adults, healthcare, children, housing education, the environment and rural living. Green Valley is located in South Pima County along the I–19 corridor south of Tucson. The area is home to families, retirees, ranches and many growing businesses. This diversity allows the Greater Green Valley Co…

Harrah�s Foundation - AZ, CA, IL, IN, IO, LA, MS, MO, NC, NJ, NV, PA, TN

The Harrah’s Foundation focuses its philanthropic efforts on three categories: Seniors – community–based programs that enhance the lives of seniors are our primary philanthropic initiative. Education – community–based programs that enhance educational opportunities and resources for students seeking higher education. Civic – broadly defined as local programs that are vital to the success of each of our communities. These…

Helios Education Foundation

Helios Education Foundation is one of the largest nonprofit organizations focused exclusively on education within Arizona and Florida. The Foundation works to improve student success across the education continuum in the areas of: Early Childhood Education; the Transition Years (Grades 5 – 12); and Postsecondary Scholarships.

Ibis Foundation

The Ibis Foundation of Arizona, a private foundation, was established with the vision that each individual’s quality of life is connected to the overall well–being of the community. We pursue this vision through grantmaking in research and in programs related to health and education. The Foundation does not accept unsolicited grant requests.

Intel US Community Grants - AZ, CA, CO, MA, NM, OR, UT, WA

The Intel Foundation is a philanthropic organization focused on programs that advance education and improve communities worldwide. By providing funding for national and localized grants, the foundation helps fuel innovation in classrooms, empower women and underserved youth, and enables Intel employees to serve the needs of their communities. The goals of the Intel Foundation are to increase interest in math and science education, and to help develop a fut…

Intel US Community Grants - AZ, CA, CO, MA, NM, OR, UT, WA

The Intel Community Grants program is focused on programs that advance education and improve communities worldwide. By providing funding for national and localized grants, the foundation helps fuel innovation in classrooms, empower women and underserved youth, and enables Intel employees to serve the needs of their communities. The goals of the Intel Community Grants are to increase interest in math and science education, and to help develop a future workf…

Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation - (PDF format)

The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation is a private foundation dedicated to supporting Arizona and causes that help those who live and work in Arizona. The foundation’s beneficiaries include organizations that support: Arts and culture, Community enhancement (including parks, zoos and historic preservation), Health and human services, Education for all ages (including agribusiness), Medical facilities and research.

Lodestar Foundation

We are interested in building the overall capacity of the nonprofit sector by strengthening organizations that encourage philanthropy, volunteerism and public service in the community. We support nonprofits that have as a primary mission the desire to (a) grow philanthropy, (b) promote and train volunteers, and (c) support, encourage or train citizen engagement in public–service activities.

Marshall Foundation

The Marshall Foundation, founded in 1930, seeks to enhance the lives of Tucson and Pima County residents by supporting charitable organizations involved in education, health and youth projects and services in Tucson, Arizona.

Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust

The Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust seeks to help people in need, especially women, children and families; to protect animals and nature; and to enrich community life in the metropolitan areas of Indianapolis and Phoenix. The Trust accepts requests from only charitable organizations located in and serving the metropolitan areas of Indianapolis, Indiana and Phoenix, Arizona, with the exception of environmental requests. For environmental requests, the T…

Nordstrom Community Giving - Multiple States

At Nordstrom, we have a long–standing commitment to supporting the communities we serve. This support takes the form of cash contributions, community partnerships and volunteerism. Our selected areas of focus are arts and culture, education, health, community development and the environment, with diversity playing a key role. Nordstrom, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading fashion specialty retailers, with 184 U.S. stores located in 28 states. Se…

Oro Valley Community Foundation

The Oro Valley Community Foundation has partnered with the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona to collaborate on its efforts to meet regional community concerns and to benefit from CFSA’s administrative and investment management services. Our mission is to seek and provide resources that contribute to improving and sustaining the quality of life for citizens of the Oro Valley area. Areas of funding interest include Youth Services and Education,…

Ortiz Family Foundation - Arizona Sun Valley

The Ortiz Family Foundation is a 501(c) 3, nonprofit organization based on Christian principles of faith and family first, dedicated to supporting local and national foundations and charities that strive to Serve, Protect, and Care for those that are less fortunate or that do not have the capability to accomplish this task. The Ortiz Family Foundation is dedicated to supporting the communities in which we work and in the places we call home. The Ortiz fami…

Page/Lake Powell Community Foundation

The Page/Lake Powell Community Foundation is a charitable nonprofit organization led by members of the community. Grants are made to a variety of community organizations in the Page/Lake Powell area. Our grantmaking covers a wide range of focus areas that include public education, youth development, health and human services, arts and culture and more. Our goal is to support the needs of our nonprofit partners to improve their abilities to respond to the c…

PETsMART Charities

Since 1994, PetSmart Charities® has become a leading funder of animal welfare agencies across North America, donating more than $88 million to animal welfare programs and helping to save the lives of more than 3.8 million pets through its support of more than 1135 PetSmart Charities Adoption Centers inside PetSmart® stores.

Phoenix Suns Charities

The foundation was incorporated in 1989 with the mission to benefit organizations that assist the needs of children in Arizona. Due to the generosity of fans and sponsors, and underwriting by the team, Phoenix Suns Charities has experienced steady growth and now distributes more than half a million dollars annually to dozens of local charities. Since its inception, Phoenix Suns Charities and the Phoenix Suns have donated more than $7 million to worthy Ariz…

Phoenix Thunderbirds Charities

The mission of Thunderbirds Charities is to assist children and families, help people in need and improve the quality of life in our communities. Our charitable giving will be directed toward organizations based or with a significant presence in Arizona. Thunderbirds Charities grants range in the amounts of $5,000 to $200,000 and will be awarded annually. Funding amounts will change annually.

Qwest Foundation

The Qwest Foundation is dedicated to enriching the lives of customers and the communities we serve. The Foundation awards grants that generate high impact and measurable results through community–based programs, including K–12 education and economic development. We encourage you to learn more about the Foundation and request funding for your program. The primary geographic area of interest for Qwest is our 14–state region, including Minne…

Ringing Rocks Foundation

The Ringing Rocks Foundation conserves indigenous healing practices and cultural traditions through education, documentation and grassroots partnerships.

Ryan and Jenny Dempster Family Foundation - Health - IL, AZ, BC

The Ryan and Jenny Dempster Family Foundation strives to lend support to charities and organizations supporting children with 22q11.2 deletion (DiGeorge Syndrome/VCFS) through monetary grants, programs and increased community awareness. Priority will be given to organizations located in the following areas: Illinois, Arizona, British Columbia, Canada.

ScanSource Charitable Foundation - AZ, FL, GA, KS, SC, TN, WA

The Foundation chief focus is on education and children. The Foundation funds activities in locations where ScanSource has an office, including Tennessee, Washington State, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Kansas and S. Carolina. We are always on the lookout for new funding opportunities.

Schulz Charitable Foundation - Scottsdale

The Mission of the Schulz Foundation is to honor the memory of Bert and Erna by helping children who are underprivileged or who suffer from physical disabilities achieve their full potential, whether through education, social support services or other forms of developmental assistance.

Shutterfly Foundation - CA, NC, AZ

The Shutterfly Foundation whose mission is to help organizations, institutions and communities harness the power of sharing motivational stories. The Foundation supports programs that focus on: youth education, family wellness. Geographical area San Francisco/Bay Area operating programs in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Maricopa County, Arizona.

Southern Arizona Sports Foundation

The goal of SASF is to provide financial assistance to at–risk youth programs and non–profit organizations serving youth in Pima County. SASF is a 501(c)(3) non–profit organization that actively raises funds through Spring Training, promotional events, and other fundraising activities to grant needed money to at–risk and non–profit youth programs.

Steve Nash Foundation - Arizona, British Columbia, Paraguay

Formed in 2001, given U.S. charitable status in 2004, and Canadian charitable status in 2007, the Steve Nash Foundation is a private foundation dedicated to assisting underserved children in their health, personal development, education and enjoyment of life. Through our own initiatives, and through grants to public service and nonprofit entities in British Columbia, the Foundation aims to grow health in kids by funding projects that provide direct service…

Stocker Foundation

The Stocker Foundation is restricted by geography, eligible communities include: Lorain and Cuyahoga counties, Ohio; Pima County, Arizona; Bernalillo and Las Cruces counties, New Mexico, Oakland and San Francisco counties, California; and King County, Washington. The Foundation mission statement: Our mission statement: “Improving the lives of children, youth, and families – strengthening communities where trustees reside.” We seek creative ideas and…

Sundt Foundation

The Sundt Foundation is focused on the needs of disadvantaged children and adults. To date, the Foundation has provided more than $2.5 million in aid to community organizations in Arizona, California and Texas.

Tempe Community Foundation

The Tempe Community Foundation exists to establish a permanent legacy of caring for our community, by growing and distributing resources to serve Tempe’s human service needs. Priority is given to programs that address homelessness, domestic violence, disability concerns, services for our youth and seniors, family support, and programs providing basic needs such as food, housing and clothing to our community.

Tucson Electric Power Company

Tucson Electric Power’s commitment to our customers goes far beyond providing safe and reliable electrical service. We’re an active community partner, dedicated to constantly improving the quality of life for all of us who call Southern Arizona home. Focus areas include Higher education, especially areas that promote careers related to a utility’s workforce; Environmental programs that further understanding and adoption of energy conservatio…

US Airways Community Foundation - Charlotte, Phoenix, Philadelphia

The US Airways Community Foundation supports multi–year capital campaigns (bricks and mortar building projects only) for 501(C) (3) nonprofit organizations located in and providing services in the major metropolitan areas of Charlotte, Phoenix and Philadelphia. The deadline for application submission is April 1 and October 1 annually.

Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

The Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust honors Virginia Galvin Piper’s philanthropic commitment to changing lives and strengthening community in Maricopa County (Arizona). By investing in nonprofits and encouraging strategic planning for the future, Piper Trust strives to make Maricopa County a stronger, more nurturing and vibrant community. The Trust is completing its 10th year in operation. Piper Trust focuses on healthcare and medical research, chil…

Wilburforce Foundation

The Wilburforce Foundation is dedicated to protecting nature’s richness and diversity through funding programs that help preserve our remaining wild places. The Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations that have programs operating in Alaska, the Yellowstone to Yukon region, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Arizona or New Mexico.

Women's Foundation of Southern Arizona

The Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona is a social change organization committed to helping women and girls overcome economic, political, gender, and social barriers.