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Florence Copper Community Foundation

Awards & Updates

 January 19, 2015

 
Grant Recipients Announced by Florence Copper Community Foundation
$15,000 awarded to programs that benefit Florence and surrounding communities

Florence, Ariz. (Jan. 19, 2015) - The Florence Copper Community Foundation ("Community Foundation") announced three grant recipients at Florence Copper Inc.'s Supporter Appreciation Night on Jan. 14, 2015. The nonprofits awarded funding were Paladin Sports Outreach, Honoring/Hiring/Helping Our Heroes of Pinal County, and the Florence Food Bank - all nonprofits that directly benefit the communities of Florence and greater Pinal County. This was the third round of giving from the Community Foundation, and a total of $15,000 was awarded to programs that benefit the local area.

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 August 19, 2014

 
Grant Recipients Announced at Florence Copper Open House Event
Florence Fudge Shop Receives Funds for Expansion


The Florence Copper Community Foundation ("Community Foundation") announced three grant recipients from the local community at Florence Copper Inc.'s open house event the evening of August 12, 2014. The nonprofits awarded funding were the Florence Fudge Company, the Copper Basin YMCA and the Future Forward Foundation - all nonprofits that directly benefit the communities of Florence and unincorporated Pinal County. This was the second round of giving from the Community Foundation, which was established in 2013.

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(Left to Right) Rebecca Rios, Dodi Freeman, Doretta Allison, Lorri Rodriguez, and Cory Ecenbarger. The Florence Copper Community Foundation presenting a $5,000 check to the Florence Fudge Company to expand the restaurant.


The Florence Copper Community Foundation presenting a $2,500 check to the Copper Basin YMCA of San Tan Valley to support their youth programs.


The Future Forward Foundation received $2,500 to repaint homes in Florence from the Florence Copper Community Foundation
 
 March 17, 2014

 Florence Copper Community Foundation Announces Inaugural Award Recipients
3 Local Charitable Organizations Each Receive $5000 Donation to Advance Community Programs

The Florence Copper Community Foundation announced its first three award recipients this week - Hoofbeats with Heart, an equine therapy group in San Tan Valley; Loveworks Pregnancy Resource Center's Diaper Pantry Program, an outreach of Mosaic Nazarene Church; and Reforest Florence, an initiative by Future Forward Foundation. Each program received a $5,000 donation.

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