Arizona | New Mexico’s Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Tuesday - October 27

The latest local Phoenix/Albuquerque/Tucson/Flagstaff/Santa Fe area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Phoenix-area churches, we want our expertise to be a resource to you. As we wrap up #PastorAppreciationMonth, we have resources we've provided online to help you serve your community at

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Join the @arizonafuture and @AZCivicLeaders this Thursday, 10/29, for a CivEx discussion with rising leaders about the important role young Arizonans have in creating a successful and bright future for our state.
For more info and to register, visit:!

Children’s #play is more than meets the eye. Play contributes to all aspects of children’s development—social, emotional, physical, cognitive and spiritual—in ways that formal instruction cannot inspire. #earlychildhood

The Court Teams Strategy builds professionals' knowledge about appropriate developmental practices, provides training, shared planning, systems improvement and regular consultation with child and family agencies. #AZFTF

Are you looking for an adorable, cuddly Husky pup? Look no further than King A715617. He came to us in rough shape after possibly being hit by a car. He’s much better now, though. Happy and playful. Head to to meet him!

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. @GovMLG's climate change exec order, Energy Transition Act 100% #renewableenergy by 2045, a #JustTransition for communities affected by shift < fossil fuels, new energy transmission - a complex technical, legal and financial process; experts not politicians at the PRC. #nmpol

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Another great blog written by ASCC Coach Rhonda Etsitty about the impact voting has on vulnerable and disconnected youth:

"I hope you will join teachers across the county and the state and vote yes on Proposition 208." #YESon208

Make a difference with students, teachers, & parents by volunteering to call voters and encourage them to #Vote #YESon208
"COVID has shown us have important teachers and schools are for our community. We need to invest in education!" - Alejandro Velasquez

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Election night is not when the winners and losers will be <officially> declared... huge number of absentee ballots, possible close races and mandated recounts, challenges ... we need to be patient but vigilant that normal delays aren't used to discredit the outcome. #nmpol

Ellen L 😷 Weintraub@EllenLWeintraub

Here's what happens on Election Night: 'Winners' are called *only by the media* based on estimates and projections. It takes weeks for the states to declare official winners. This is proper, nice, appropriate, and it's what happens in *every* state, in *every* election.

Amazing program being offered by @comcast - dedication to the #community and #BIPOC small business owners. Comcast developed Comcast RISE – a program that stands for Representation, Investment, Strength and Empowerment.


On Saturday, November 7th @OdySeaAquarium is hosting a public safety day and we have FREE tickets with early entry for our Public Safety Families!!

Register your family by providing your information at:

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Late last week, the Justice Department announced it would be granting Arizona with $3.5 million to combat drug abuse and addiction across the state. Head here for more on this story:

🎨🎼🎻Did you know voting YES on school bonds & overrides is what allows arts, STEM, tutoring & more to continue in our public schools? #VoteYes

🎨🎼🎻Did you know voting YES on school bonds &amp; overrides is what allows arts, STEM, tutoring &amp; more to continue in our public schools? #VoteYes
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The #arts helps #students learn problems have more than one solution. More in the #schools & #COVID19 update -

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