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Phoenix Rescue Mission collects 1 million water bottle for homeless

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Phoenix Rescue Mission announced today it reached a record-breaking milestone during its 4th Annual Code:Red Summer Heat Relief Campaign, collecting 1,157,845 bottles of water for the homeless and elderly shut-ins during the four-month campaign. In celebration of the achievement, Phoenix Rescue Mission hosted its first-ever Code:Red Donor Appreciation Breakfast, last Thursday. “This milestone is a direct reflection… Read More →

Sundt Foundation awards $58k in grants to 21 nonprofits

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Sundt Construction, Inc.‘s Phoenix employees have selected 21 local nonprofit organizations to receive Sundt Foundation grants totaling $58,500 for this quarter. The Sundt Foundation was established by Sundt in 1999 to give its employee-owners a means of giving back to their communities. It provides financial support to nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged… Read More →

Phoenix Rescue Mission launches heat relief campaign

Homeless Mike and his dog Pony  (Photo: Nicole Pena)

Rising temperatures and unpredictable weather continue to plague the Valley’s homeless and elderly shut-ins each summer in Arizona, causing many to die on the streets and in their homes. In an effort to protect this vulnerable population, Phoenix Rescue Mission is launching its Valley-wide Code:Red Summer Heat Relief Campaign for the fourth consecutive year. Beginning May… Read More →

Adopt Technologies enhances nonprofit’s IT network

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Adopt Technologies, a cloud computing IT solutions provider for small and medium-sized businesses,  partnered with Phoenix Rescue Mission to transition the local nonprofit’s in-house server infrastructure to a fully hosted and managed cloud platform. The system was fully migrated to Adopt Technologies’ hosted cloud platform in October, which resulted in an immediate performance improvement, marking… Read More →

Phoenix advocates fight to end homelessness

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It is a typical Wednesday night for André House of Hospitality, a local organization that provides services like dinner, showers, laundry and transitional housing for the homeless. Individuals suffering from homelessness wait outside the kitchen while volunteers work like an oiled machine to prepare the meal that will be ready at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday night… Read More →

Jaburg Wilk provides water to Valley homeless

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Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk provided over 4,000 bottles of water to Phoenix Rescue Mission for their Code Red Summer Heat Relief project. During the summer when temperatures are in the triple digits, life on the streets goes from unbearable to deadly. Homeless individuals need water to survive summer on the streets. “The recent… Read More →

Berkshire Hathaway donates 105,000 bottles of water

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Arizona Properties donated 105,568 bottles of water to the Phoenix Rescue Mission this week. The company’s annual Code Red Water Drive provided nearly 9,000 more bottles of water over its 97,000 bottle donation in 2014. “This is the fourth year we have held a summer water drive for the Phoenix Rescue Mission,… Read More →

Phoenix Rescue Mission Names New Board Members

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by in Business News | Nonprofit

Phoenix Rescue Mission announced its new board chair and board of directors for 2014 during its most recent board meeting held on Jan. 16. Mary O’Hanlon will serve as board chair alongside the 14-member board, including three newly elected members. Since 1952, Phoenix Rescue Mission has been providing Christ-centered, life-transforming solutions to persons facing hunger… Read More →

Summer Heat Relief Campaign Kicks off May 1

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by in Featured | Nonprofit

Scorching temperatures are a health hazard to the Valley’s homeless and elderly shut-ins, and one non-profit organization is mobilizing to prevent heat-related deaths and illnesses among this vulnerable, growing population. Phoenix Rescue Mission is partnering with several municipalities and businesses to launch its new “Code Red: Summer Heat Relief Campaign” on Wed., May 1. While… Read More →

Make-A-Wish Expects To Grant 300 Wishes In 2012

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona
by in Business News | Healthcare

The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona is expected to grant nearly 300 wishes next year for children with life-threatening medical conditions with the help of its new talent. Karen Mankoski, the new talent, has more than 13 years of experience in creating sustainability and raising more than $25 million for multiple Valley non-profit organizations such as… Read More →