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Gust Rosenfeld’s Phyllis Smiley will lead ACAA

Phyllis Smiley

The Arizona City Attorneys Association (ACAA) has announced that Gust Rosenfeld Attorney Phyllis Smiley has been elected as president of the ACAA. Smiley begins her one year term immediately. “I am honored to be elected President of the ACAA. The ACAA provides an important forum for Arizona’s city attorneys to discuss legal issues affecting their cities… Read More →

Can You Live on $1.28 Per Meal?

Food Basket

Try buying food for one meal for $1.28. It’s not easy, but more than 1 million Arizona families undergo that decision-making process every day. That is the average amount of money provided for each person per meal in the household through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps. The Arizona Community… Read More →

ACAA honors Hildebrand, Schmaltz, Grijalva, Torres


Ginny Hildebrand, who is retiring this year as President and CEO of the Arizona Association of Food Banks, and Tim Schmaltz, Executive Director of the Protecting Arizona’s Family Coalition, have been named the 2013 Margie Frost Champions Against Poverty by the Arizona Community Action Association (ACAA). This is the first time that two recipients will… Read More →