Collaborative Leadership: ALF and Philly Team Up to Support Children Across Arizona – Counting On Her
August 31, 2023

In this enlightening Counting on Her podcast episode, we are joined by Megan Fitzsimons from the Arizona Leadership Foundation (ALF) and Kalie from Philly as they share their collaborative efforts in supporting children across Arizona. Megan, who joined ALF in 2014, brings her extensive experience as a special education teacher to the table, focusing on disabled and displaced student applications and later expanding her role to include development for the foundation. Kalie, representing Philly, joins forces with ALF to make a significant impact on the lives of children in need.


Sentry Insurance’s Contribution with Phoenix Open Golfer Joel Dahmen and St. Mary’s High School at Top Golf
January 24, 2020

Sentry Insurance presented a $200,000 check to the Arizona Leadership Foundation at the “Beat the Pro” exhibition with PGA Tour Player Joel Dahmen who played against members of the St. Mary’s High School golf team. The event was at Top Golf in Scottsdale. Arizona Leadership Foundation is a local organization that provides scholarship assistance to […]


Grant from Wyndham Vacation Ownership will positively impact families in the valley
April 11, 2018

Phoenix, Ariz. (Apr. 3, 2018) — Parents who have been struggling to place their children with special needs in the school system now have the ability to select the best option for their children thanks to the recent contribution from Wyndham Vacation Ownership.


FirstBank donates $500K
December 5, 2017

FirstBank, the nation’s third-largest privately held bank with numerous banking locations in Arizona, announced that it has donated $500,000 to multiple youth education nonprofits, including: $300,000 to the Arizona Leadership Foundation (ALF), $190,000 to Catholic Education Arizona (CEA), and $10,000 to Arizona Tuition Connection.


Low-income families get $750K in scholarships for private school
November 1, 2017

Thanks to a partnership between the Arizona Leadership Foundation and Western Refining, $750,000 is being diverted to students from low-income families in Yuma in the form of scholarships to local private schools. A company that operates refineries as well as convenience stores and gas stations in the Southwest, Western Refining is partnering with the Arizona […]


Education Program provided by Infinity Insurance and Arizona Leadership

Arizona Leadership Foundation and Infinity Insurance partner to provide a bilingual literacy program for low-income students and families.


Arizona Leadership Foundation Receives Donation for Low-income Scholarships

Arizona Leadership Foundation announces a donation by COUNTRY Financial that will provide low-income scholarships for private schools in Arizona. Over the past three years, COUNTRY Financial has contributed over $320,000 to Arizona Leadership Foundation where the funds are used as scholarships through Arizona’s Low- Income Corporate Tax Credit Scholarship Program and the Disabled/Displaced corporate Income […]


Arizona Leadership Foundation Celebrates a Scholarship Donation

Arizona Leadership Foundation announces a scholarship contribution of $1 million by Western Refining that will benefit students in the White Mountain area and throughout the state. To celebrate this announcement, Friday, October 7, Arizona Leadership Foundation and Western Refining will host an event at Giant Gasoline and Convenience Store, located at 331 W. Deuce of […]



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