Stories tagged: "nonprofits"


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Hundreds of Navajo Elders Need Firewood Ahead of Winter and Chizh for Cheii Is Here to Help

Volunteers are working to provide 900 loads of firewood to Navajo elders this year. As winter approaches, volunteers with Chizh for Cheii are preparing to deliver firewood to elders on the Navajo Nation reservation, where nearly 90% of homes rely on wood for heat. The nonprofit organization, whose name means “firewood for Grandpa” in English,...

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This Phoenix Woman Lost Two Family Members This Year. Now She’s Raising Money for Toys for Tots.

With more than 288,000 Arizonans are without jobs and federal eviction protection set to expire soon, families may find it tough to afford Christmas gifts.

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‘Arizona Gives Day’ Raises Eye-Popping $6 Million for 900 Struggling Nonprofits

As nonprofits have taken financial hits during the coronavirus pandemic, an annual statewide fundraiser raised more than ever to help them out.

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Arizona Gives Day Hopes to Raise Millions for Nonprofits Hit By Coronavirus

Nonprofits are facing staggering losses of income as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Arizona Gives Day aims to help make up for the gaps.

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Arizona Nonprofits See Staggering Losses Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

Nonprofits are meant to help the most vulnerable among our communities, but in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, now they are in danger of shutting down.