All Grantees

Thunderbirds Charities has impacted thousands of lives in Arizona and beyond by granting nearly 200 million dollars since its inception. You can search through all of the organizations who have received a grant from Thunderbirds Charities throughout the years below to learn more about their impact!
All Grantees
Arizona Outdoor Adventures
 

Arizona Outdoor Adventures

Arizona Recreation Center For The Handicapped
 

Arizona Recreation Center For The Handicapped

Spring 2023
$25,000
ARCHKids Year Round Services
Spring 2021
$15,000
Cornerstone the Future of ARCH Campaign.
Fall 2016
$25,000
ARCHKids Dedicated Space
Fall 2013
$25,000
Arizona Strut Students Recycling Used Technology
 

Arizona Strut Students Recycling Used Technology

Techie Empowerment Upgrade Camps
Spring 2021
$25,000
SATA drives for Techie Camps
Fall 2013
$3,000
Arouet Foundation
 

Arouet Foundation

Economic Opportunity Center
Fall 2022
$25,000
Arouet Opportunity Center
Spring 2021
$25,000

Artlink

ARTINERARY: Increasing Diverse Artists’ Access to the Arts Economy & Ecosystem
Fall 2023
$25,000
Assistance League of East Valley
 

Assistance League of East Valley

Operation School Bell
Spring 2022
$20,000
Operation School Bell
Spring 2021
$20,000
Operation School Bell
Spring 2019
$20,000
Operation School Bell
Spring 2018
$20,000
Operation School Bell program
Spring 2017
$15,000
Operation School Bell
Spring 2016
$15,000
Operation School Bell
Spring 2015
$15,000
Operation School Bell®
Spring 2014
$15,000
Aster Aging
 

Aster Aging

Neighbors Program
Spring 2022
$25,000
Neighbors Program
Spring 2021
$25,000
Neighbors Program (Former Name: Assistance for Independent Living Volunteer Services)
Spring 2020
$25,000

AZCEND

Chandler Food Bank
Fall 2023
$25,000
Chandler Food Bank
Fall 2020
$10,000
Chandler Food Bank Vehicle and Program Request
Fall 2019
$75,000
Chandler Food Bank
Fall 2018
$10,000
Chandler Food Bank program support.
Fall 2017
$10,000
Chandler Food Bank
Spring 2016
$10,000
Chandler Food Bank
Spring 2015
$10,000
Banner Health Foundation
 

Banner Health Foundation

Home Away from Home 2.0: Cancer Patient Housing Community
Spring 2023
$200,000
Cancer Patient Housing Assistance Program
Spring 2020
$75,000
Cancer Patient Housing Assistance Program
Spring 2019
$100,000
Barrow Neurological Foundation
 

Barrow Neurological Foundation

Barrow Emergency Stroke Treatment Unit #2
Spring 2020
$500,000
Robotic Equipment for the Neuro-Robotics Rehabilitation Center
Fall 2018
$350,000
Mobile Stroke Unit (MSU)
Fall 2015
$375,000
Be A Leader Foundation
 

Be A Leader Foundation

Pipeline of Postsecondary Access and Success Programs
Fall 2022
$75,000
Pipeline of College Access & Postsecondary Success
Spring 2021
$50,000
PIPELINE of College-going Programs & Postsecondary Transition Project
Fall 2019
$50,000
PIPELINE of College-Going Programs & Matriculation Services
Spring 2018
$50,000
PIPELINE of College-Going Programs for middle and high school students.
Fall 2016
$50,000
Be A Leader Foundation PIPELINE of College-Going Programs
Spring 2015
$50,000
Be Kind People Project Foundation
 

Be Kind People Project Foundation

Making A Differnce for At-Risk Youth - Wherever and However they Learn
Fall 2022
$50,000
The BE KIND City: our youth will make the difference
Fall 2019
$50,000
Benevilla
 

Benevilla

Spring 2023
$17,000
Benefitness Adaptive Gym
Spring 2021
$25,000
Volunteer Home Services
Spring 2020
$60,000
Volunteer Home Services program to help elderly and/or disabled individuals with assistance to enable them to remain living independently.
Fall 2017
$25,000
Helping Partners Program
Spring 2015
$15,000
Best Buddies Arizona
 

Best Buddies Arizona

Spring 2023
$36,000
Best Buddies Arizona School Friendship Project
Fall 2019
$25,000
Elementary School Friendship Program
Fall 2018
$25,000
Friendship Project
Fall 2016
$50,000
Best Buddies Arizona Middle/High School Project
Fall 2013
$25,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona
 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona

Phoenix Mentoring Program
Fall 2023
$40,000
Thunderbirds Charities Community Room at BBBSAZ
Fall 2021
$100,000
Phoenix Virtual Mentoring Program
Fall 2020
$25,000
Big Futures SUCCESS - College and Career Readiness Mentoring Program
Fall 2019
$20,000
Big Futures - College and Career Readiness Mentoring Program
Fall 2018
$20,000
STARS: Mentoring Program for Children of Prisoners.
Fall 2017
$20,000
Site-Based Mentoring for Minority, At-Risk, and Low-Income Students.
Fall 2016
$20,000
Site-Based Mentoring for Minority, At-Risk, and Low-Income Students
Fall 2015
$20,000
STARS - Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents
Fall 2014
$10,000
Billy’s Place
 

Billy’s Place

Billy's Place School Enhancement for Grieving Kids
Spring 2021
$10,000
Give Hope for Grieving Families in the Northwest Valley Group Expansion
Spring 2019
$5,000

Bloom365

Youth Violence Intervention and Prevention Project
Fall 2023
$25,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale
 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale

Supporting our Community Youth During COVID-19
Spring 2021
$50,000
Establishing Makerspaces at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale's Thunderbirds and Lehi branches
Fall 2019
$100,000
Innovative Dream Makers
Fall 2018
$50,000
To expand sports and teen programs at the Thunderbirds Branch.
Fall 2017
$75,000
Paiute Branch transportation and program expansion
Spring 2016
$75,000
Technology Refresh at the Vestar Branch
Fall 2013
$41,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley
 

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Valley

Club Security for At-Risk Phoenix Youth
Fall 2023
$125,000
Cargo Van for BGCAZ Facilities Maintenance
Fall 2021
$50,000
Bridging the Digital Divide
Fall 2020
$150,000
Guadalupe Branch Renovation Project
Fall 2018
$200,000
Sands Branch Teen Tech Center
Fall 2018
$150,000
Academic Success- STEAM & Mentoringtion
Spring 2016
$40,000
Gymnasium for new BGCMP Branch
Fall 2015
$100,000
Guadalupe Field Project
Spring 2014
$100,000
Bridges Reentry
 

Bridges Reentry