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October 2, 2020

Get to know our board

Ramon Vasquez Allstate Insurance Agent, TucsonAzCA Board Member – 1 Year 1. What is your favorite thing about your career? I love the combination of sales and service that comes along with being an insurance agent. I take great pride in guiding someone through the process of picking the right […]

September 28, 2020

Home Visiting during a Pandemic

Written by: Sandy Vicars – Parent Educator, Parents As Teachers Program In March of 2020 our lives changed drastically. A worldwide pandemic hit and we were forced to seek shelter in our homes. Essential workers continued to brave the pandemic to support their communities. Workers lost jobs, were furloughed, or […]

July 29, 2020

Press Release: Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale DRIVE Initiative

Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale Announces Arizona Children’s Association as Second Charity to Benefit from Its Year Long Charity Initiative to Help Those Harmed by Pandemic  D.R.I.V.E. which stands for (Donations for Recovery & Investment that are Very Essential) Makes Its Second Major Donation (SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.) Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale is proud to […]

July 13, 2020

School Supply Drive

Each day, more than a dozen new children across Arizona come into foster care and 2-3 youth ʻage outʼ of the system. These children, along with the families we serve, are among our most vulnerable population. They work hard to make ends meet and often face limited financial resources, with […]

June 19, 2020

Get Your #AzCAStrong Shirt Today!

To show our solidarity in support of our valued co-workers, friends, families, clients and their families, we have designed shirts to celebrate our diversity and talents that make us who we are. Stand together with us in opposition to racism, hatred and discrimination. Funds raised from the sale of these […]

June 19, 2020

In recognition of Juneteenth

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” MAYA ANGELOU Hello AzCA Family – Today is Juneteenth – a day to respect and remember those who suffered through slavery in the United States.  On Juneteenth, our agency […]

June 4, 2020

A Message From Our CEO

June 4, 2020 Dear AzCA Family, As we are faced with these tough times in our nation’s history—continuing to battle a pandemic that has resulted in the death of countless individuals and economic destruction, we are now confronted with the long-term effects of racial injustice. We acknowledge the pain, fear […]

May 15, 2020

Generosity Comes In All Sizes

You don’t need a drivers license, huge bank account or college degree to make a big difference in the lives of others. Children who make a difference are inspirational, showing us that no matter how bleak things get, there are kids who want make the world a better place. Nine-year-old […]

April 7, 2020

From Working Parent to Stay-at-Home Teacher

By Dr. Jill Stamm, Ph.D.Prevention and Brain Science Training SpecialistArizona’s Children Association How about this reality of suddenly being the school teacher you never planned on being!? Surprise… Now it’s your turn to try.  For all of us parents and grandparents who did not choose to become public school teachers […]

March 30, 2020

Agency update from Jacob, our CEO

March 30, 2020 Dear AzCA Family, We appreciate the trust you place in us and want to inform you of our latest developments in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19). Our executive leaders have been strategically preparing to implement new approaches and opportunities for expanding our reach in the community. We […]