November 17, 2021
Arizona Community Foundation and donors distribute $29.3 million in second quarter grants and scholarships
The Arizona Community Foundation and its donors are pleased to announce grant and scholarship distributions for the second quarter of its fiscal year. Between July 1 and September 30, 2021, a total of $29,292,494 was awarded from funds of the Arizona Community Foundation and its six statewide affiliates in Cochise, Flagstaff, the Gila Valley, Sedona, Yavapai County, and Yuma.
November 01, 2021
Year-end giving deadlines
The Arizona Community Foundation is poised to assist with year-end giving and grantmaking and there are important dates to keep in mind to ensure that gifts qualify for a charitable income tax deduction in the 2021 tax year.
October 26, 2021
Philanthropists Christy and Daryl Burton make historic charitable gift to the Arizona Community Foundation
Christy and Daryl Burton, long-time Arizona philanthropists and founders of the Burton Family Foundation, a supporting organization of the Arizona Community Foundation, have contributed real estate assets totaling $129 million to ACF, making it the largest charitable gift to the foundation over its 43-year history.
October 20, 2021
ACF team grows to better serve the community
Following organizational restructuring and the addition of new senior leadership announced earlier this year, ACF has continued to grow internal capacity to achieve the goals defined by its current strategic business plan.
October 19, 2021
Armando G. Roman elected to Arizona Community Foundation Board of Directors
The Arizona Community Foundation’s Board of Directors elected Armando G. Roman, CPA/PFS, MBA to the board.
September 02, 2021
How to support resources & services for refugees
Afghan refugees have begun arriving in Arizona. More are expected to arrive in the coming months, in addition to the continued influx of asylum seekers at our southern border. Here are some organizations operating in Arizona that are working to help resettle refugees.
August 30, 2021
How to support Hurricane Ida relief efforts
In the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, community foundations and nonprofits are working quickly to provide relief to those impacted by the storm. Find a list of organizations that are offering help.
August 17, 2021
Arizona Community Foundation and donors distribute $17.7 million in first quarter grants and scholarships
The Arizona Community Foundation and its donors are pleased to announce grant and scholarship distributions for the first quarter of its fiscal year. Between April 1 and June 30, 2021, a total of $17,661,723 was awarded from funds of the Arizona Community Foundation and its six statewide affiliates in Cochise, Flagstaff, the Gila Valley, Sedona, Yavapai County, and Yuma.
August 11, 2021
ACF issues RFP for website design & development
The Arizona Community Foundation is seeking a vendor to design a new website at azfoundation.org and has issued an RFP for the project.
July 16, 2021
ACF of Flagstaff activates Disaster Relief Fund in response to flash floods
In response to the heavy rainfall resulting in severe flash floods, the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff has activated the Flagstaff Flash Flood Disaster Relief Fund. ACF has seeded the fund with $10,000 to support recovery and rebuilding efforts.