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Thunderbirds Charities Supports Expansion of ICAN with $50,000 Grant

Generous support from Thunderbirds Charities will support ICAN’s Positive Youth Development Program – a prevention-focused out-of-school time program with carefully […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Grants Hope Women’s Center $20,000 for Their “Hope Heals” program

Mental health issues have increased due to the Covid-19 pandemic and social distancing protocols that have been in place for […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $25,000 Grant to Kids Need to Read

Kids Need to Read was the fortunate recipient of a generous $25,000 grant award from Thunderbirds Charities. The funds will […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards Duet $37,000 Grant to Expand Bilingual Services to Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

In Arizona, more than 64,000 grandparents are raising their grandchildren as kinship caregivers. Of these grandparents, 41.6% are of Hispanic/Latino […] More
 

Children’s Museum of Phoenix Receives $35,000 from Thunderbirds Charities in Support of Children’s Garden and KIDchen Programming

The Children’s Museum of Phoenix is excited to announce that Thunderbirds Charities has awarded the Museum $35,000 in support of […] More
 

Harvest Compassion Center Receives Grant from Thunderbirds Charities to Continue Feeding and Serving the Valley

The Harvest Compassion Center (HCC) is pleased to announce it has received a $30,000 grant from Thunderbirds Charities. These funds […] More
 

Be A Leader Foundation Awarded $50,000 by Thunderbird Charities

Be A Leader Foundation is proud to announce that it has been selected as a 2021 Thunderbirds Charities grantee. The […] More
 

Soldier’s Best Friend Receives Grant from Thunderbirds Charities

Soldier’s Best Friend (SBF) is the proud recipient of a recent grant award from Thunderbirds Charities. Funding will support SBF’s […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $50,000 to USO Arizona to Support Military Members and Their Families

On June 25, Thunderbirds Charities presented USO Arizona a check in the amount of $50,000 to bolster the program which […] More
 

Showering the Streets with Love

Cloud Covered Streets is a 501c3 nonprofit that built a mobile shower/laundry trailer to provide services to those experiencing homelessness. […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $120,000 Grant to Special Olympics Arizona

Thunderbirds Charities, hosts of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, recently awarded Special Olympics Arizona $120,000 to help support and fund […] More
 

Hushabye Nursery Grand Opening

Addiction steals the dignity and freedom of the individual, splinters families, and threatens the safety of our communities. Hushabye Nursery […] More
 

It Starts with Junior Golf – JGAA’s Thunderbird Invitational

The game of golf is extremely important to the State of Arizona, and with roughly 200 golf courses in the […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards Zion Institute $80,000 to Expand Its Early Childhood Education Excellence Model in South Phoenix

Thunderbirds Charities awarded the Zion Institute $80,000, funding the replication of its quality educational childcare model. This allows low-income families […] More
 

Teach For America Phoenix Launches Innovative Education Response to COVID-19 with Support from Thunderbirds Charities

Thanks to the generous support of Thunderbirds Charities, Teach For America Phoenix’s Innovative Response to COVID-19 project has been able […] More
 

Mesa Arts Center’s Project Lit Program Receives Grant from Thunderbirds Charities

The Thunderbirds Charities grant for the Project Lit program will support direct program costs tied to teaching artists and supplies. […] More
 

Changing the World, One Child at A Time

Leukemia is the leading cause of death by disease among children up to age 19 and though survival rates have […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Gives $25,000 for Bigs and Littles to Stay Connected in 2021

With a generous gift of $25,000 from Thunderbirds Charities, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona (BBBSAZ) will be able […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards O’Connor Institute for American Democracy Generous Grant

Thunderbirds Charities has awarded $50,000 to the Sandra Day O’Connor Institute for American Democracy in support of civics education for […] More
 

Northwest Valley Connect Essential Transport

Northwest Valley Connect (NVC) has recently been awarded a $5,000 grant from Thunderbirds Charities to support the Essential Transport project. […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Is Supporting Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Native American Connections (NAC) is pleased to announce receipt of a grant award from Thunderbirds Charities. The $50,000 grant will […] More
 

Rising Youth Theatre’s Arts Leadership Program Receives Grant from Thunderbirds Charities

Rising Youth Theatre is proud to announce a grant of $10,000 from Thunderbirds Charities, received in December 2020 in support […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $85,000 to Local First Arizona’s Fuerza Local Business Accelerator Program

Thunderbirds Charities has awarded Local First Arizona an $85,000 grant to help grow their Fuerza Local Business Accelerator program and […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Awards $18,700 to Sponsor State Spelling Bee

The Arizona Educational Foundation is the recipient of an $18,700 grant from Thunderbirds Charities to support the Arizona State Spelling […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Fund Industrial Kitchen Equipment at St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul cooks and distributes 4,000 daily meals in its central kitchen, five dining rooms and over a […] More
 

Gompers Expands Readtopia to Peoria Location Thanks to Thunderbirds Charities

The cornerstone of personal growth is literacy. Thanks to Thunderbirds Charities, Gompers expands Readtopia to the Peoria campus. Readtopia is […] More
 

notMYkid Receives $25,000 from Thunderbirds Charities

notMYkid is pleased to announce Thunderbirds Charities has donated $25,000 to support their new Arizona Youth Thriving program. The funds […] More
 

Impact One Receives $8,000 to Assist Women with Breast Cancer in Arizona with the Hope Box Program

Our Hope in a Box Essentials Project provides the patient with needed items that are in direct relation due to […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Gifts $20K to Make-A-Wish Arizona

Make-A-Wish Arizona, the founding chapter of the international wish granting organization is honored to announce a gift of $20,000 grant […] More
 

Thunderbirds Charities Provides $50K Contribution to Jobs for Arizona’s Graduates, Funds Will Assist Vulnerable AZ Students Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The Jobs for Arizona’s Graduates (JAG) program includes classroom instruction, competency-based project- based learning, adult mentoring, summer employment training, student-led […] More