About Care’s 12th annual charity golf tournament needs sponsors, participants, donations

The 12th annual charity golf tournament for the 501(c)3 nonprofit About Care will be held on Saturday, May 11, at Superstition Springs Golf Club in Mesa. About Care is seeking tournament sponsors, participants and donations for an auction and raffle. “Support of this event will directly impact our less-fortunate neighbors. The majority of our clients […]

Queen Creek ‘Tommy Two Shoes’ literacy nonprofit partners businesses with schools

The Tommy Two Shoes Literacy Project for Children Inc. launched Dec. 3 in Queen Creek. It is named after “Tommy Two Shoes,” a book by Rowena Womack, according to rowenawomack.com/books.html. Ms. Womack serves on the nonprofit’s board of directors, according to her amazon.com profile. The 501(c)3 nonprofit literacy program is focused on putting sponsored books […]

Pet therapy nonprofit seeks volunteers to expand programs

Gabriel’s Angels, a nonprofit that delivers pet therapy to children, is expanding and is looking for more volunteers. Founded in 2000 by Pam Gaber and her dog Gabriel, the organization plans to increase its base of 225 volunteers to serve more young people. Volunteers with and without registered pet therapy dogs are needed. The pet therapy […]

USDA needs volunteer sites for kids’ summer food program

More than half of Arizona’s school children receive free or discounted lunches during the school year. For some, it’s the only nutritious meal they get in a day. As we head toward summer break for schools, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development is working to ensure that every rural community will have locations where children […]

Community Alliance Against Family Abuse seeking new executive director

The Community Alliance Against Family Abuse on Jan. 24 announced that two members of its leadership team will oversee operations as the organization searches for a new executive director. The agency will conduct a search for a new executive director to replace Dorian Townsend, the previous executive director. Her last day was Jan. 18. Carol […]