Community Heroes Bonus Grant Recipient Announced

CVS Health and ABC15 have joined forces for the second year of Community Heroes, a program that provides over $30,000 in grants and gift cards to local schools and nonprofits in Arizona with children’s health and wellness programming.

The following ten organizations have been chosen to each receive a $2,500 Community Heroes grant and $250 CVS Pharmacy gift card. And, thanks to your votes, the Arizona Sustainability Alliance has been selected to receive the $5,000 bonus grant! Congratulations to all of our grantees.

  • One-N-Ten (http://onenten.org/) – Enhancing lives of LGBTQ youth and young adults through social services, outreach and health programming

  • Arizona Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics (http://www.azaap.org/) – Improving the health of Arizona's children and supporting the pediatric professionals who care for them

  • Arizona Sustainability Alliance (www.azsustainabilityalliance.com) – Pioneering cutting-edge solutions for sustainability issues throughout the state and prioritizing low-income communities

  • Circle Cross Ranch K-8 STEM Academy (https://www.fusdaz.com/cc) – Ensuring all students obtain maximum academic growth and achievement

  • Down Syndrome Network, Inc. (www.dsnetworkaz.org) – Educating, supporting, and advocating for those in the community impacted by Down syndrome

  • Esperanca (https://www.esperanca.org/) – Improving health and providing hope for families in the poorest communities through sustainable disease prevention, education, and treatment

  • Fountain Hills Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (www.fhcoalition.org) – Collaborating with the community to reduce youth substance abuse

  • Friendly House, Inc. (www.friendlyhouse.org) – Empowering Arizona communities through education and human services

  • HopeKids, Inc. (www.hopekids.org) – Providing a powerful, unique support community for families who have a child with cancer or other life-­threatening medical condition

  • Tucson Unified School District (http://www.tusd1.org) – Where students love to learn, teachers love to teach, and people love to work

Voting is Now Closed

One-N-Ten
7%
Arizona Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics
1%
Arizona Sustainability Alliance
33%
Circle Cross Ranch K-8 STEM Academy
7%
Down Syndrome Network, Inc.
4%
Esperanca
10%
Fountain Hills Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition
2%
Friendly House, Inc.
2%
HopeKids, Inc.
33%
Tucson Unified School District
1%
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