Arizona Gives Day Archives

Arizona Gives Day raises more than $2M for local nonprofits

Arizona Gives Day Post-it note mural

Last week, about $2.2 million was donated to hundreds of Arizona nonprofits in just 24 hours as part of Arizona Gives Day, according to preliminary numbers. Arizona Gives Day is an annual 24-hour campaign that prompts the community to donate to over one thousand nonprofits from across Arizona on a single-day in order to boost each nonprofits’… Read More →

Watch: FirstBank presidents go undercover to pay it forward for Arizona Gives Day

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FirstBank, the premier sponsor of Arizona Gives Day, had two of its Arizona regional presidents go undercover Monday afternoon to pay for roughly $5,000 of customer groceries at Fry’s Food Store, located at 4724 N. 20th St. in Phoenix. The undercover operation was an effort to help promote Arizona Gives Day April 4, and encourage the lucky recipients to… Read More →

Post-it note mural created for Arizona Gives Day

Arizona Gives Day Post-it note mural

A Post-it note mural was created and pasted onto the windows of the FirstBank branch in Scottsdale near Indian School Road and Drinkwater Boulevard in preparation for the upcoming nonprofit campaign, Arizona Gives Day. The names of 1,020 participating local nonprofits have been written on the Post-it notes that make up the mural, which says “Gives Day… Read More →

Arizona Gives Day rallies support for state’s nonprofits

Arizona Gives Day is a grassroots, statewide day of giving that invites Arizonans to support their favorite causes by visiting azgives.org and donating either the day-of — April 4 — or scheduling their gift in advance to be processed on April 4. Hosted by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and Arizona Grantmakers Forum and presented… Read More →

FirstBank continues Arizona expansion with 17th location

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FirstBank Holding Company, a holding company with multiple banking locations throughout Arizona, announced the opening of its newest branch in Ahwatukee at 3945 E. Chandler Blvd. Phoenix, AZ 85048.  The major cross streets are Chandler Blvd. and 40th Street.  The 4,200 square-foot location officially opened on September 23rd and marks FirstBank’s 17th branch in Arizona.  The Colorado-based… Read More →

Arizona Gives Day supports nonprofits on April 7

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Arizona Gives Day is a powerful 24-hour online giving experience that encourages individuals across the state of Arizona to donate to their favorite nonprofit cause on April 7, 2015.   Presented by FirstBank and hosted by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and the Arizona Grantmakers Forum, Arizona Gives Day is a day for individuals to… Read More →

Arizona Gives Day Raises Amost $1.4 million

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The Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and Arizona Grantmakers Forum, along with presenting sponsor FirstBank, announced that the 2014 Arizona Gives Day, a 24-hour online initiative encouraging Arizona residents to recognize and financially support the efforts of various nonprofits, raised $1,392,292 (up from $1,019,650 last year) for the nearly 1,000 registered organizations statewide, a 36% increase.… Read More →

Arizona Gives Day is April 9th – GIVE!

Last year, more than 8,500 Arizonans joined together and donated nearly $1 million to more than 800 local nonprofit organizations in just 24 hours. And you know what? Arizona can do better. Presented by First Bank, Arizona Gives Day – a 24-hour online initiative encouraging residents from all 15 Arizona counties to recognize and financially… Read More →

Support Local on Arizona Gives Day

Every single resident in Scottsdale and beyond (this means you!) is being asked to do one simple thing today – give. Why? “On March 20, all Arizonans will be asked to participate in the first-ever Arizona Gives Day,” said Patrick McWhortor, president and CEO of the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, who helped to develop the… Read More →

Arizona Gives Day

This month, every single resident in Arizona (ahem – this means you!) is being asked to do one simple thing – give. Why? “On March 20, all Arizonans will be asked to participate in the first-ever Arizona Gives Day,” said Patrick McWhortor, president and CEO of the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits, who helped to develop the… Read More →