Community Connections

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yuma invests in the communities of Yuma County. These investments are made possible through the generosity of residents who choose to make gifts of enduring impact.

Our endowed funds maximize donor gifts, improving the welfare of our community today while leaving a legacy for future generations.

2020 Heart of Yuma Call for Nominations

Request for Nominations

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yuma is now accepting nominations for the annual Heart of Yuma awards. While this year's event will be moved to a virtual setting in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will still celebrate organizations and individuals who continue to work tirelessly in ensuring the community is a great place to live. 

Community members are now invited to submit their nominations in the following categories:

  • Outstanding Volunteer
  • Outstanding Leader
  • Outstanding Young Leader (18 and under)
  • Outstanding Benefactor
  • Outstanding For-Profit Corporation
  • Outstanding Nonprofit Organization
  • Outstanding Service Organization

How to Submit

Please use the form below to submit your nominations. Nominations must be submitted no later than 11:59 p.m. MST on Friday, September 25 to be considered. You may submit only one nomination per category and no more than three total nominations. Please use one form for each nomination. Awardees will be recognized on Tuesday, October 20 at the virtual Heart of Yuma awards. Check our Facebook page to stay up to date with registration information! 


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