Friendly House Archives

Friendly House names Martin Quintana president and CEO

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Friendly House Inc., a non-profit community development organization, announced the appointment of Martin Quintana as the new president and CEO. The organization, which began serving the community in 1920, was originally established to serve the immigrant population from various cultures with English language classes, citizenship classes and immigration services. The multi-service organization has wide-ranging programs… Read More →

Junior Achievement names Katherine Cecala president

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Junior Achievement of Arizona (JA), a nearly 60-year-old Arizona nonprofit, announced it has selected esteemed business and nonprofit executive Katherine Cecala as its new president. Cecala joins the organization at a time when it is poised to elevate its programs and breadth of student service to a greater level. “There are more one million students… Read More →

Tamale Festival coming November 15th

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On November 15th, 2014, the 79th Annual Friendly House Tamale Dinner will move into its new event location at The Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix and present an exciting day of family-friendly festival activities. Presented by APS and organized by Friendly House, a Phoenix-based non-profit organization that has proudly served the local community since 1920,… Read More →