Community Heroes Bonus Grant Recipient Announced

Community Heroes logo

CVS Health and ABC15 have joined forces for the second year of Community Heroes, a program that provides over $30,000 in grants and gift cards to local schools and nonprofits in Arizona with children’s health and wellness programming.

The following ten organizations have been chosen to each receive a $2,500 Community Heroes grant and $250 CVS Pharmacy gift card. And, thanks to your votes, the Arizona Sustainability Alliance has been selected to receive the $5,000 bonus grant! Congratulations to all of our grantees.

  • One-N-Ten ( – Enhancing lives of LGBTQ youth and young adults through social services, outreach and health programming

  • Arizona Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics ( – Improving the health of Arizona's children and supporting the pediatric professionals who care for them

  • Arizona Sustainability Alliance ( – Pioneering cutting-edge solutions for sustainability issues throughout the state and prioritizing low-income communities

  • Circle Cross Ranch K-8 STEM Academy ( – Ensuring all students obtain maximum academic growth and achievement

  • Down Syndrome Network, Inc. ( – Educating, supporting, and advocating for those in the community impacted by Down syndrome

  • Esperanca ( – Improving health and providing hope for families in the poorest communities through sustainable disease prevention, education, and treatment

  • Fountain Hills Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition ( – Collaborating with the community to reduce youth substance abuse

  • Friendly House, Inc. ( – Empowering Arizona communities through education and human services

  • HopeKids, Inc. ( – Providing a powerful, unique support community for families who have a child with cancer or other life-­threatening medical condition

  • Tucson Unified School District ( – Where students love to learn, teachers love to teach, and people love to work

2018 Voting is Now Closed


(10 Votes)

Arizona Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics

(1 Votes)

Arizona Sustainability Alliance

(37 Votes)

Circle Cross Ranch K-8 STEM Academy

(8 Votes)

Down Syndrome Network, Inc.

(4 Votes)


(11 Votes)

Fountain Hills Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition

(2 Votes)

Friendly House, Inc.

(2 Votes)

HopeKids, Inc.

(37 Votes)

Tucson Unified School District

(1 Votes)

Voting is now closed