Coyotes Charities Launches Grant Application Process for the 2012-13 Season
/ Arizona Coyotes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
GLENDALE, ARIZONA --- Phoenix Coyotes President & Chief Operating Officer Mike Nealy today announced that Coyotes Charities has launched its grant application process for the 2012-13 season.
Starting today, Arizona non-profits are able to apply for Coyotes Charities grants. Grant applications are available online at www.phoenixcoyotes.com/grantapplication and must be postmarked or hand-delivered to a Coyotes Charities representative by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 1, 2012.
“Coyotes fans and community members in the Valley were incredibly generous to Coyotes Charities this past season,” said Nealy. “We are excited about the opportunity to help support deserving non-profit organizations throughout Arizona.”
To be eligible, organizations must be classified as a 501(c)(3) public charity and focus on improving the lives of children in the areas of healthcare, education, cultural arts or youth sports. Coyotes Charities, a registered 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life throughout Arizona communities by supporting non-profit organizations that promote healthcare, education, cultural arts and sports-related programs for children.
The following non-profit organizations were grant recipients during the 2011-12 season:
• The Wellness Community • Epilepsy Foundation • American Lung Association of the Southwest • Mothers Against Drunk Driving MADD • Southwest Human Development • Chicanos Por La Causa • Purple Ribbon Council to Cut Out Domestic Abuse, Inc. • Central Arizona Shelter Services • Glendale/Peoria Family YMCA • Banner Health Foundation • Camp Soaring Eagle Foundation • Foundation for Burns and Trauma • Beads of Courage, Inc. • Duet: Partners in Health & Aging • Junior Achievement of Arizona, Inc. • Musical Instrument Museum • Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale • Flashes of Hope • La Paloma Family Services • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Phoenix, Inc. • Ryan House • The Melonhead Foundation • John C. Lincoln Health Foundation • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona • UMOM New Day Centers, Inc. • Phoenix Women's Sports Association • Arizona Lions Vision Center, Inc. • Power of Pain • Starlight Children's Foundation • Arizona Autism United (AZAU) • Mogollon Health Alliance • Aid to Adoption of Special Kids - AASK • Arizonans for Children, Inc. • POPSICLE Center, Inc. • Arizona Science Center • Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) • Special Olympics Arizona • BBB of Central Arizona Foundation • Greater Phoenix Youth at Risk, Inc. • Pedal Power Foundation • United Food Bank • Teach for America • Jewish Family & Children's Service • Gabriel's Angels • Challenger Space Center AZ • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona • AOS Foundation • Girl Scouts - Arizona Cactus-Pine Council, Inc. • Desert Botanical Garden • Face in the Mirror Foundation • Desert Rivers Audubon Society
For more information about Coyotes Charities, please visit www.PhoenixCoyotes.com.