Over $160 million raised for Arizona charities.And Counting.

Thunderbirds

OUR MISSION

Thunderbirds Charities is a non-profit organization formed in 1986 to distribute monies raised through the Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament. The Thunderbirds Charities Board consists of 15 board members from varying professional backgrounds. The mission of Thunderbirds Charities is to support organizations that assist children and families, help people in need and improve the quality of life in the Greater Phoenix Metropolitan Area. The organization’s giving is directed toward organizations based or with a significant presence in Arizona.

Thunderbirds

THUNDERBIRDS CHARITIES 2021 FALL FUNDING CYCLE IS NOW CLOSED.
PLEASE CHECK BACK IN EARLY 2022 FOR SPRING 2022 UPDATES. THANK YOU.

Thunderbirds Charities Sponsors Online Support Groups for Special Needs Children

In 2021, with the pandemic waning for many mainstream individuals, the special needs community needs a lifeline. While Lions Camp […] More

Elevate Phoenix Receives $25,000 Grant for Work with At-Risk Students Thunderbird Charities Recognizes Phoenix Nonprofit’s Effort in our Community

The grant from Thunderbirds Charities will be used to help students improve their academic skills and help families access needed […] More

Thunderbirds Charities Funds ARCHKids Program for Kids with Special Needs

Our ARCHKids program provides year-round enrichment programs for children with special needs when school is not in session, including after […] More

Education Forward Arizona Recieves $25K From Thunderbirds Charities to Continue Mentoring Resilient Students Project

The Mentoring Resilient Students project will enable Education Forward Arizona to continue providing mentoring services and support for up to […] More

Thunderbirds Charities Awards Saving Amy $20,000 to Support the Rise Up Program!

Saving Amy was founded with a mission to Create Community, Transform Lives and Resolve Homelessness. Saving Amy takes a holistic […] More

Thunderbirds Charities Grants $61,000 to Support Children with Disabilities

Thunderbirds Charities, the charitable giving arm of The Thunderbirds – hosts of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, has awarded a […] More