CO M M UNIT Y INVESTMENT
Building a Healthier Arizona Fastest growing county in the nation
For nearly 150 years, Valleywise Health (formerly Maricopa Integrated Health System) has been ALL IN – consistently stepping up and stepping in to address the most critical health needs for the people of Arizona. Valleywise Health Foundation is the 501(c)3 partner of Valleywise Health, Arizona’s public teaching health system.
Addressing Community Needs… Unlike other health systems, more than 70 % of our patients are financially vulnerable.
"I had no idea"
is a response we often hear
when visitors tour our hospitals and clinics for the first time.
Many people don't realize Valleywise Health is home to: One of the largest and longest-running physician training programs in the state, A level-I trauma center treating both adults and children, keeping families together in their time of need, The Arizona Burn Center, Arizona's only nationally verified burn center, and one of the premier academic burn centers in the country,
A mission to provide exceptional care, without exception, every patient, every time, regardless of a patient's ability to pay, Three behavioral health hospitals - making Valleywise Health the largest provider of inpatient behavioral health services in Arizona, Arizona's only public teaching health system, serving all who turn to us for care.
the vision of Valleywise Health to be Nationally Recognized for Transforming Care to Improve Community Health…
Together we can maximize the impact we have on the health and future of the Valley. Whether you are interested in attending one of our events, volunteering, or simply making a donation, your involvement makes a real difference.
to Attend and Sponsor We host multiple events throughout the year. From luncheons to team hikes, join one of the many events benefiting Valleywise Health.
LIVE 101.5 RISE FOR VALLEYWISE Volunteer to take calls from radio listeners supporting our annual LIVE 101.5 RISE for Valleywise. Hear inspiring patient stories of those whose lives have been saved and changed.
COURAGE RISING K2 Adventure Travel and members of the Valleywise Health Foundation will lead a team of burn survivors, medical professionals and donors on a hike to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa. Join us on our team hikes as we raise awareness of all that burn survivors can accomplish and the life-changing work done at the Arizona Burn Center – Valleywise Health.
A BRIDGE TO HOPE WOMEN'S LUNCHEON Hear inspiring stories of compassionate care and learn from medical professionals about our unique programs at Valleywise Health.
RALLY OF THE SUN Join us for the annual Rally of the Sun road rally benefiting the new Arizona Burn Center at Valleywise Health. Show off your wheels exploring the beautiful red rocks and pine forests of northern Arizona.
SWIM FOR THE LIGHT Support Xavier College Prep and Brophy College Prep swimmers in raising funds and awareness for innovative behavioral health programs at Valleywise Health through a swim relay. This event is in partnership with local schools throughout the Valley, celebrity swimmers and people like you. Photo Credit - PHX Driven
A NIGHT IN THE VALLEY Join us for our largest annual philanthropic event – A Night in the Valley. Celebrate all things Arizona, our frontline healthcare heroes, and our community’s commitment to go ALL IN for Valleywise Health, Arizona’s public teaching health system. Wear your casual chic attire and dance the night away to live music at The Farm at South Mountain.
GOLF TOURNAMENT Our annual golf tournament supports innovative programs at Valleywise Health like burn survivorship care, integrated behavioral health and teaching Arizona’s future healthcare leaders.
TASTE OF THE VALLEY As a thank you to our Legacy Circle members, join us for Taste of the Valley and "meet and greet" opportunities with Valleywise Health leaders and physicians.
We welcome corporate groups and community organizations to help support Valleywise Health programs through team building opportunities.
EVENT ASSISTANCE Valleywise Health hosts many regularly scheduled program events benefiting the community. They include health fairs, food pantries, back-to-school backpack events and more. Based on your organization's focus and schedule, we can tailor volunteer opportunities to fit your needs. Valleywise Health Foundation also hosts multiple philanthropic events each year. Volunteers help support with set-up, registration, greeting guests and more.
FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER Located in Valleywise Community Health Centers, our Family Resource Centers offer families a place to go for guidance and classes on parenting, nutrition, safety, early literacy and child development. A fun, customized volunteer opportunity can be tailored to your organization's needs.
BACKPACK DRIVE Each year, Valleywise Health Foundation partners with the Family Resource Centers to provide backpacks and school supplies to children. The program, funded by generous corporate and individual donors, gives thousands of Arizona children the tools they need to succeed in school. Volunteers can donate, host in-kind donation drives, and volunteer to pack and hand out backpacks.
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IN-KIND DONATIONS NEEDED FOR VALLEYWISE HEALTH PROGRAMS.
WE ARE GRATEFUL FOR SUPPORT FROM COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS THE VALLEY, INCLUDING...
REFUGEE HEALTH SERVICES HOLIDAY ANGEL PROJECT Organized by Valleywise Health Refugee Health Servicess This annual drive-thru donation drive for newly arrived refugee mothers and families is organized by the Valleywise Refugee Health Services Team. Volunteers can donate or host in-kind donation drives for household and personal items, including bedding, blankets, socks and hygiene products. Be a holiday angel and help support refugee families in the Valley as they prepare for a safe and healthy holiday season!
Team Education We welcome corporate groups and community organizations to learn more about the teaching mission of Valleywise Health.
LUNCH AND LEARN A Valleywise Health representative provides insight on the Valleywise Health mission and community impact in a "lunch and learn" or town hall setting. (in-person or virtual)
"Valleywise Health's team deﬁnes super heroes - courageous, resilient and selﬂess in how they serve our community. CopperPoint Insurance Companies is honored to support Valleywise Health Foundation because our mission is to put the people we serve at the heart of everything we do." Paula Boca-Bommarito AVP, Enterprise Brand & Community Strategy, CopperPoint Insurance Companies
STOP THE BLEED TRAINING Stop the Bleed is a national initiative to train and educate bystanders on how to make a difference in a life-threatening emergency. Similar to CPR training, our instructors teach the basic techniques of bleeding control. This training will allow members of your organization to offer life-saving aid before first responders arrive.
Ways to Give AMAZON SMILE When you’re online shopping, you can give back with Amazon Smile. Simply select Valleywise Health Foundation as your nonprofit choice in your Amazon account and 0.5% of every Amazon purchase price will be donated back to the Foundation.
BECOME A COURAGE AND HOPE HERO
For only $25/month, become a Courage and Hope Hero when you make your monthly pledge and receive a special edition State Forty Eight shirt.
Join our Fry ’s Community Rewards program. All you have to do is enroll, then you give back with every purchase on your VIP card!
CARS FOR OUR CAUSE
Donate vehicles such as cars, trucks, SUVs, motorcycles, boats and more and support Valleywise Health Foundation!
Donate your cryptocurrency through Every.org to Valleywise Health Foundation.
Donate ETH and receive a unique Dia de los Muertos inspired NFT designed by Phoenix local artist Lalo Cota. Visit vivamuertos.com to learn more and donate.
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EMERGING LEADERS Emerging Leaders is a year-long program running from February through December. The purpose of the Emerging Leaders program is to... Share the impact of Valleywise Health as our public teaching health system in the community. Create access to education in philanthropy for diverse young professionals. Offer experienced mentorship that creates pathways for personal and professional growth and community leadership. Each month, mentees and mentors engage in professional development sessions and one-on-one mentoring. Topics such as Uncover Your Purpose, Find Your Tribe, Fear Setting and Leading Diverse Teams will be explored with inspiring guest speakers and foster engagement from the entire Emerging Leaders program. These sessions will prepare the mentees to present their community engagement projects.
"We have to ﬁnd innovative ways in this digital age to inspire philanthropy, volunteerism and community involvement for generations to come." Liz Agboola
Emerging Leaders Program Chair Valleywise Health Foundation Board Member
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT PROJECT
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of leadership, philanthropy, personal and professional growth. Then, they will put their knowledge to the test! In September, each group of mentees will present their project idea to raise funds and awareness for Valleywise Health Foundation to the entire Emerging Leaders program. This idea requires research, an execution plan and strategy to achieve the project scope. At the Emerging Leaders Exhibition, a “Shark Tank” style competition, judges will select the best community engagement project supporting Valleywise Health. The winning group will receive funding to implement their project plan. All Emerging Leaders will work together to execute the winning project.
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By supporting and investing in Valleywise Health Foundation, you not only support the employees who may use our services, but also the incredible healthcare warriors and patients at Valleywise Health.
HERE ARE SOME MORE REASONS WHY YOUR COMPANY SHOULD GIVE BACK TO VALLEYWISE HEALTH: According to the Harvard Business Review study,
Employees who believe their organizations give back to the community are
more likely to look forward to coming to work,
compared to employees who do not perceive their employers to be generous toward the community.
of Americans believe companies have an obligation
to take actions to improve issues that might not be relevant to their everyday business.
of the 250 largest companies in the world
inform shareholders and the public about its CSR activities, spending almost $20 billion a year to support CSR.
In a recent Cone Communications survey,
of Americans will purchase a product
because a company advocated for an issue they cared about, and millennials are more likely than other generations to research the issues a company supports and the extent to which the company contributes.
CAUSE MARKETING P a r t n e r i n g w i t h a n o n p r o f i t i n t o w n a n d giving back a portion of sales is one way to help promote both organizations and support a great cause!
Get Involved DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT Check with your employer to see if they offer matching gift programs to double your impact. Some companies even provide matching funds to support employee volunteer hours.
"The purpose of Goodmans is to create an equitable and prosperous community. For us to succeed, Phoenix needs a best-in-class healthcare safety-net for the physical and mental needs of our most vulnerable citizens. Supporting Valleywise Health isn't just philanthropy; it is an investment in our own long-term success." - Adam Goodman | CEO, Goodman’s Interior Structures
HOST AN EVENT Partner with us to host a fundraising event! Round-up at the register, percentage-back nights and raffles are easy ways to invest in the health of your community while highlighting your employees and company giving back.
HOST A DONATION DRIVE Gather your corporate or community group to host a donation drive for one of our programs. Examples include toys and stuffed animals for pediatric patients, gently used clothing for men, women and children, instruments for music therapy, household items for refugee families and backpacks and school supplies for Family Resource Centers.
Ready to go ALL IN? Contact the Foundation team today! Call 602.687.9031 or Email devteam@ ValleywiseHealthFoundation.org.
We love to share stories of our corporate and community partners getting involved with Valleywise Health! Know when you partner with Valleywise Health Foundation, your story of community impact will reach thousands of users.
1.02 million impressions on social media in 2021
70,000 website visits in 2021
email addresses reached
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Mental Health Awareness Month National Burn Awareness Week National Public Health Week or others!
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T H A N K YO U to our corporate partners
Community Partner AEI American Medical Response Community Tissue Services Cunningham Law Firm Coppersmith Brockelman Desert Diamond Casino Desert Ford Dealers EY Gammage & Burnham Greenberg Traurig Henry + Horne Impact Diversity Solutions Corporation Marsh & McLennan Companies nThrive Optumas Slattery Petersen Stifel Tegria Tito's Handmade Vodka Tri Sigma Phoenix Alumnae Chapter
Valley Leader Access Pro Medical The Arizona Republic Bank of America Foundation CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company Cuningham Group Architecture DWL Architects Highnoon Ricoh Ride Sold Vanir Construction Management
T H A N K YO U to our corporate partners
Give Today. Impact Tomorrow.
Go ALL IN for the Health of the Valley.