ACF of the Gila Valley's Community Fund

Unrestricted gifts to the Arizona Community Foundation of the Gila Valley go to any or all of the family of community funds serving the area's residents. Grantmaking decisions for each of the funds are made by a Steering Committee composed of local leaders. 

  • The Graham County Community Fund
  • The Greenlee Fund
  • The Safford Community Fund
  • The Thatcher Community Fund

Learn more about community funds.

Advised Funds

Learn more about advised funds.

  • Volunteer of the Year Award in memory of Ed & Angie Sawyer

Designated Funds

Learn more about designated funds.

  • Turner-Greener Endowment Fund

Scholarship Funds

Learn more about scholarship funds.

  • The Steve Besich Scholarship Foundation
  • Ft. Thomas High School Scholarship Fund
  • Pima High School Scholarship Fund
  • Pima High School: John R. Smith Spirit of the Roughrider Scholarship Fund
  • Prina Family Scholarship Fund
  • Thatcher Schools Scholarship and Educational Foundation Fund

Nonprofit Funds

Learn more about nonprofit funds.

  • Gila Valley Arts Council Fund
  • Graham County Rehab Center Endowment Fund
  • Graham County Substance Coalition House of Hope
  • Mt. Graham Safe House Fund
  • Safford High School Education Foundation
  • Safford Library Endowment Fund

The funds of the Arizona Community Foundation of the Gila Valley are created by local residents and serve local communities. This family of charitable funds is guided by a Board of Advisors and benefits from cost-efficient, centralized professional services provided by the Arizona Community Foundation.