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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 2019 tax year.
Arizona Community Foundation’s Center for LGBTQ Philanthropy awards $40,000 in grants to community organizations
Learn more about the community programs and resources supported by ACF's Center for LGBTQ Philanthropy 2019 grant cycle.
ACF donors distribute $14.4 million in first-quarter grants and scholarships
ACF has announced the distribution of grants and scholarships for the first quarter of its fiscal year. Between April 1 and June 30, 2019, a total of $14,442,732 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.
ACF earns ninth 4-star rating from Charity Navigator
ACF has been awarded the coveted 4-star rating for the ninth consecutive year. This is the highest possible rating given by Charity Navigator and validates that ACF adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way.
ACF Announces Staff Reorganization
ACF has recently reorganized the executive staff, enhanced business operations, and promoted key staff members. The changes support the current three-year strategic business plan and enable the Foundation to focus on improving overall operating excellence.
Patricia Garcia Duarte elected to ACF Board of Directors
The Arizona Community Foundation’s Board of Directors recently elected Patricia Garcia Duarte to the board. Patricia was elected during the board’s May meeting and began her term immediately.
ACF distributes $65 million in fiscal year 2019
The Arizona Community Foundation and its donors are pleased to announce grant, scholarship, and loan distributions for its fiscal year ending March 31, 2019. A total of $ 64,869,934 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.
Marianne Cracchiolo Mago elected to ACF Board of Directors
The Arizona Community Foundation’s Board of Directors recently elected Marianne Cracchiolo Mago to the board. Ms. Cracchiolo Mago was elected during the board’s March meeting and will begin her term in April of 2019.
Stephen O. Evans elected Chair of ACF Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of the Arizona Community Foundation has elected as chair Stephen O. Evans, retired Executive and Trustee of Equity Residential and current Chairman of the Evans Charitable Foundation.
ACF welcomes Joy Klein as Director of Scholarships
In her role as director of ACF's scholarship program, Joy Klein manages the scholarship team and works with donors and organizations to design, develop, and implement charitable scholarship funds.
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