Igniting Change Through Engagement, Collaboration

Wildfire takes on poverty To better reflect a commitment to end poverty before it starts, the Arizona Community Action Association has changed its name to Wildfire: Igniting Community Action to End Poverty in Arizona. “What’s in a name? Everything. It reflects what we do, our vision and our mission,” said executive director Cynthia Zwick. “Wildfire better represents who we are today and the work in which we are engaged: a growing movement to stop poverty before it starts, advocating for fair policies, supporting … [Read More...]

Carefree to Host Annual Veterans Day Honor

In commemoration of their service, the Town of Carefree is privileged to host its 10th annual Veterans Day Honor and Celebration Sunday, Nov. 11, from 3–5pm, in the Carefree Desert Gardens, 101 Easy Street, at the Sanderson Lincoln Pavilion stage. This year’s celebration will reflect on the 100th anniversary of the Armistice ending World War I and honor those veterans who have participated in this event in previous years. Speakers will include retired Army Maj. Arden Rowley, a Korean War veteran and POW who will … [Read More...]