Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club donates $515k to local charities

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Posted 7/27/20

The Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club is donating nearly $515,000 to 26 Arizona children’s charities during its 2019-20 fiscal year.

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Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club donates $515k to local charities

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The Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club is donating nearly $515,000 to 26 Arizona children’s charities during its 2019-20 fiscal year.

The nonprofit organization, made up of 50 men all under 40, was founded on the mission of supporting children’s charities in Arizona, according to a press release.

Since its inception in 1987, the Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club’s members have donated money and time to help improve the lives of children all over the state.

“The past few months have been challenging, to say the least,” Kevin Orr, Scottsdale 20-30 Club president and Brokers for Kids chairman, said in a prepared statement.

“Despite one of our major fundraisers of the year being canceled due to COVID-19, we are proud to announce that we donated more than $500,000 for the third time in the club’s history. We’re honored to be able to help make a difference for such deserving children’s charities across The Valley.”

This year’s fundraising supported 26 different charities notably including Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Boys Hope Girls Hope, Care Fund and Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale, amongst others.

A complete list of donation recipients follows:

  • Phoenix Children’s Hospital – $100,000
  • Boys Hope Girls Hope --- $61,838
  • Care Fund --- $59,105
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale --- $50,000
  • Waste Not --- $37,500
  • Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels --- $30,000
  • #LoveUp Foundation --- $20,000
  • Junior Achievement --- $16,235
  • Teach for America --- $16,235
  • Arizona Burn Foundation --- $10,000
  • AZLEOS --- $10,000
  • Brylan’s Feat --- $10,000
  • Elevate Phoenix --- $10,000
  • New Pathways for Youth --- $10,000
  • Sharing Down Syndrome --- $10,000
  • Teen Lifeline --- $10,000
  • Ryan House --- $7,500
  • Speak Up, Stand Up, Save a Life --- $7,500
  • Cancer Support Community Arizona --- $5,000
  • Crowns of Courage --- $5,000
  • Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona --- $5,000
  • Gabriel’s Angels --- $5,000
  • Miracle League of Arizona --- $5,000
  • Voices of CASA Children --- $5,000
  • Wigged Out --- $5,000
  • Horsense --- $2,500

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