Tag Archives: philanthropic efforts
This week on AZNow.Biz, our personal finance columnist, Jacob Gold, has a warning about overspending during the holidays. You’ll also meet three successful Valley business women who are juggling demanding careers, family and philanthropic efforts.
The Social Responsibility category recognizes companies that excel in corporate giving, volunteerism, philanthropic efforts, and/or “green” initiatives. Winner: St. Joseph’s Hospital & Medical Center Category: Social Responsibility Headquarters: Phoenix Year Est.: 1895 No. of Employees in AZ: 5,342 Recent Award: Ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s Top 10 Hospitals … [Continue Reading]
The construction industry has faced more difficulties than any other in this recession. The industry lost 45,800 jobs year-over-year in September, the most of any sector in Arizona. Despite that grim number, many construction companies still are trying to give back to the community in any way they can. Hunt … [Continue Reading]
With college tuition constantly on the rise, the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation is doing its part to help deserving Hispanic students throughout the Valley pay for their educations. The foundation is a nonprofit organization whose main goal is to provide scholarships to Hispanic students attending Arizona post-secondary schools. … [Continue Reading]