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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

The Arizona Community Foundation has established public policy priorities to drive change within each key area, as well as the broader philanthropic landscape.

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

Grant Application Workshop - Flagstaff


Coconino Center for the Arts 2300 N. Fort Valley Road Flagstaff, AZ 86001


Wednesday, April 24, 2019


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Grant workshop


In preparation for their 2019 competitive grants process, the Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff invites representatives of local nonprofit organizations, public schools, municipalities, and Tribal entities to attend an upcoming grant application workshop.

Attendance is mandatory for organizations wishing to apply for a grant in 2019.
Topics to be discussed during the workshop include application timelines, eligibility requirement, guidelines and instructions for the Arizona Community Foundain online grants center.

The online application for grants will open at 9:00 a.m. on May 20th. Complete applications must be submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. June 14th to be considered. For more information, contact Gwen Groth at GGroth@azfoundation.org or 928-526-1956.

Register online


ACF of Flagstaff