Arizona Foundation recognizes that homelessness and "working poor" are a real problem here in Arizona, which is why we fund emergency financial programs for women and children. Plus, our Live and Learn program offers career tract placement to help women get their lives back on track.Read More
Thank you to all who made AFW's Sandra Day O'Connor Awards Luncheon a success!
Congratulations to this year's award recipients:
Sandra Day O'Connor Lifetime Achievement Award: Goldie Hawn
Voice for Women Award: Ernie Allen
Marilyn R. Seymann Award: Missy Anderson
Special Guest: Harvey Mackay
The Arizona Foundation for Women promotes philanthropy by and for women, funds model programs or new ideas, facilitates community collaboration and influences public policy so women and children can live free from fear in a just society.
The Foundation works to enhance the lives of women and children by investing in and promoting innovative solutions to such issues as domestic violence and child abuse prevention, economic self-sufficiency and self-esteem for young women.
The Foundation promotes innovative solutions to fulfill the unmet needs of Arizona’s women and children. We do this by partnering with the community to assure the Safety, Health and Economic security (SHE). The SHE Counts® initiative combines research, grant making and advocacy to meet the AFW mission.
AFW affects measurable change through the: