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TumbleTees is a positive investment in at-risk youth

Emily Blanche has found the perfect fit. At TumbleTees, a screen-printing company in downtown Phoenix, she blends her interests in art and social service...

MISS Foundation’s Mother’s Day Kindness Walk

In its continuing efforts to support bereaved parents, the MISS Foundation is sponsoring “The Kindness Walk—We Walk for Them” in Phoenix this month. The event...

A Mother’s Day walk for kindness

In its continuing efforts to support bereaved parents, the MISS Foundation is sponsoring “The Kindness Walk—We Walk for Them” in Phoenix this month. The event...

Long luxurious locks lopped for Locks of Love

Every year for 13 years Midwestern University in Glendale has brought in hairstylists from various salons to cut hair for the Cuts for Kids...

Shopping for the lost angels

I don't enjoy shopping. But I never felt more like going shopping than one night last December, when I realized how many children who...

Sparks will be flying at dance fundraiser

Phoenix Children's Hospital broke the news last week that hometown celebrity and American Idol winner Jordin Sparks will be the featured performer at the...

Toe-tapping fun with "Live to Dance" finalist Kendall Glover

When I saw the press release, I immediately forwarded it to my 11-year-old niece, Mandy Davis. TV Dance Sensation Kendall Glover to Appear at FOX...

A memorial walk on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is an occasion to celebrate the joys of motherhood with family and friends. Flowers abound and phones ring with messages from far-flung...

A celebration at Phoenix Children's Hospital

As we approached the table where pediatrician and newly minted author Randy Christensen, M.D. was autographing copies of his book, we joked about being...

It could have been "Beastly," but it wasn't

A young girl who lives about as far north as you can get in the northwest Valley went to Tempe to see a movie...

A fitting tribute to women

I was in the neighborhood Hallmark store looking for a birthday card when I stumbled upon one of those refrigerator magnets designed to amuse...

MISS was there

In the days following the Jan. 8 shooting  in Tucson, the MISS Foundation mobilized a team of volunteers to provide support for the local...

Scenes from "Boo! at the Zoo"

The weather was perfect and the costumed goblins were adorable. Here are some sights we enjoyed from under the Raising Arizona Kids tent at...

Gifts of Guidance: Mentoring keeps Arizona youth on the right path

Kara Newland of Anthem is a typical mom. She and her husband oversee a busy household that includes active 11-year-old twin boys. Newland enjoyed her...

Walking to prevent child abuse

I have to admit. I kind of felt like this guy on the right when I dragged myself out of the house at 6:30am...

Maggie’s Place: Building communities of hope

Kelli was just 18 when she got pregnant. She knew her boyfriend wasn’t going to be any help and she couldn’t go home because...

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