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Desert Schools plans day of service at food banks


Summer break for many children means time playing at the pool, going to camp and family vacations. However, for many in Arizona the summer is a very difficult time due to food insecurity. Desert Schools Federal Credit Union wants to make a difference. On June 24, more than 150 managers and employees from Arizona’s largest… Read More →

United Food Bank raffling off Harley-Davidson or cash


United Food Bank launched its Give Where You Live Harley-Davidson Raffle at its Friends Breakfast on April 29th. The raffle benefitting the Food Bank is the first of its kind for the organization and has the potential to raise enough money to provide more than 520,000 meals if all tickets are sold. When participants play… Read More →

Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Softball Game celebrity roster


The 5th Annual Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Celebrity Softball Game’s releases their 2015 celebrity roster for the highly anticipated charity event at Salt River Fields, Sat., April 25, 6pm – 8:30pm.  Gates open at 5:30pm; the Homerun Derby begins at 6pm and the game begins at 7pm. 2015 celebrities to date include: ·         Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals… Read More →

Dutch Bros. Coffee serving one can at a time


This Valentine’s Day, 240 Dutch Bros. Coffee locations will be collecting nonperishable food for community food banks. Each Valentine’s Day, Dutch Bros. Coffee participates in Dutch Luv Day. Franchisees come along side their community and band together to collect food for their local food banks. All Dutch Bros. locations will collect donated nonperishable food items.… Read More →

Buck Truck Adds Substance to Food Drives

by in Business News | Featured

Tempe, nonprofit, crowd-funding, grocery stores, farmers, donate perishable food items, Buck Truck, Tempe Leadership, United Food Bank, Mesa, Ed Baker, Tempe Chamber of Commerce, Lisa Pino, Arizona A Tempe-based nonprofit is utilizing the power of crowd-funding to enable grocery stores and farmers to donate perishable food items. Buck Truck, a project of this year’s Tempe… Read More →

Organ Stop Pizza Begins Christmas in July Food Drive

by in Lifestyle

‘Tis the season to be giving! Join Organ Stop Pizza and United Food Bank in the 7th Annual Christmas in July Food Drive Challenge. Bring in two approved “non-perishable” food items between July 1 and 31 and receive 10% off your entire food bill that evening. Christmas in July is an annual food drive in… Read More →

Arizona Bankers Association Impacts State’s Economy, Communities

Arizona Bankers Association, Bankers Give Back - AZ Business Magazine November/December 2011
by in AZ Business Magazine | Finance

Arizona Bankers Association Impacts State’s Economy, Communities Bank of Arizona President Ryan Suchala recognizes the importance of community. “This is where we live, work and play and in many cases the city where we are shaping our families,” Suchala says. “As a father of three I give my time to better our community because this… Read More →

United Food Bank In Need Of Food Donations For Holiday Season

United Food Bank, Annual Holiday Season Food Drive
by in Business News | Events

United Food Bank in need of food donations for holiday season United Food Bank holds an annual holiday season food drive to help feed tens of thousands of people in need. However, United Food Bank was not able to supply enough turkeys and other holiday food last year. “We did not come close to meeting… Read More →