Leading the Conversation

ACF Philanthropic Agenda

To achieve our mission, the Arizona Community Foundation catalyzes the generosity of our donors and partners around our state’s pressing needs and opportunities, which form the basis for our Philanthropic Agenda.

Impact throughout the state

The Arizona Community Foundation supports its Philanthropic Agenda through our discretionary grantmaking and by leveraging our investments to achieve more significant and strategic impact.

Public policy engagement

Our work in public policy helps ensure that the philanthropic dollars distributed by ACF and our donors can be levered to create systemic change in our communities.

Most importantly, we work with our donors and partners to explore and develop innovative ideas and solutions. With this mindset and based on the giving priorities of our donors over the past 40 years, ACF's social investment strategy focuses on the following five areas:

Supporting all of these investment priorities are the following initiatives and innovations:

Leading the conversation

Upcoming events and convenings across Arizona

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 5:00 PM

Upcoming Community Event

Scholarship Workshop

Wednesday, March 24, 2021 4:00 PM

Upcoming Donors Event

Affordable Housing in Action: Nonprofit Partners

Thursday, March 25, 2021 5:00 PM

Upcoming Community Event

Scholarship Workshop

Friday, March 26, 2021 11:00 AM

Upcoming Nonprofit Organizations Event

Planned Giving 103: Building a Basic Planned Giving Program