AZWP grant recipients are selected annually by an application and review process. Many are multiple year recipients. Founder and President Paula Cullison proudly notes that the Arizona Women's Partnership has awarded over $500,000 in grants to Arizona charities since its formation in 2002. These 75+ non-profits, many of which are multi-year grant recipients, collectively impact the lives of over 130,000 annually.

AZWP Grant 2020
Arizona Women's Partnership 2021 Grant Review Committee voted by email due to the COVID-19 Crisis.
2021 Grant Review Committee Members are:
Paula Cullison (Pres- AZWP) and Tim Cullison, Pamela Gill (VP), Ralph and Roxanne Martin, Joyce Winston, Joanna Meyer, Richard Swazara, Elaine Birks-Mitchell, Susan Bulfinch, Madelyn Doerr, Irma Jurado, and Krystyna Bethell


Arizona Women's Partnership, Inc. 2021 Grant Recipients


The Arizona Women's Partnership, Inc., an all-volunteer philanthropic non-profit which provides grants to grass roots charities that assist underserved women and children at risk in AZ, is pleased to announce the following non-profits, as our 2021 Grant Recipients:

About Care for the Elderly - provides services to the underserved elderly in the East Valley
Achieving My Purpose - programs for under-served minority girls Metro Phoenix
Alice's Place - provides counseling and shelter for victims of domestic violence in Winslow
Angel Heart Pajama Project - provides PJs and books to abused/neglected/foster care children in Tucson
Arizona Association for Foster and Adoptive Parents - variety of services including family camp
Arizonans for the Protection of Exploited Children and Adults - shelter for sexually abused girls
AZ Reach - provides services for under-served teens on the Westside clothing / school supplies / mentoring
Billy's Place - provides grief counseling to children of deceased parents in Phoenix Metro
Constructing Circles of Peace - provides domestic violence counseling services in Nogales, AZ
Control Alt Delete - provides services for women and children fleeing domestic violence Mesa
Desert Sounds Performing Arts - provides musical instruments / instruction for low-income youth Mesa
Dignity House - provides shelter for sexually trafficked / domestically abused women in Metro Phoenix
Foster AZ - provides services for children aging out of the foster care system in Arizona
Grand Canyon Music Festival - Native American Composer Youth Project Navajo /Hopi/Salt River-Pima
H.A.V.E.N. Family Resource Center - provides crisis counseling in Lake Havasu City
Helping At Risk Teens (HART) - provides food and supplies for underserved youth in the West Valley
Hope's Crossing - provides reentry program for women released from incarceration in Metro Phoenix
Kids in Focus - provides photography programs and mentoring to at risk youth in Metro Phoenix
Laptops4Learning - provides laptop computers to underserved HS / college students in Metro Phoenix
Live and Learn AZ - program for underserved women to break cycle of poverty: offers resources / mentoring
One Hundred Angels - provides a variety of services and medical assistance to immigrants Phoenix Metro
Pan de Vida - provides intergenerational social services in Queen Creek / East Valley
Somali American United Council of AZ - serves a variety of different refugee groups in Metro Phoenix
Unlimited Potential - provides ESL and GED programs for Hispanic women and families South Phoenix
Welcome to America Project - provides household furnishings / services to refugee families Metro Phx
Will2Walk - provides services to those with spinal cord injuries in the East Valle
Y.E.S. for Navajo Youth / Dine'Bike'yah - provides leadership programs for youth on the Navajo Nation


AZWP Grant Recipients 2003-2021

Achieving My Purpose
All About Care Services for the Elderly in the East Valley
Alice's Place Domestic Violence Shelter
Angel Heart Pajama Project
Arizona Assn for Foster and Adoptive Parents
Arizona Blankets 4 Kids, Inc.
Arizona Coalition for Tomorrow Charitable Fund, Inc.
Arizona Dental Foundation
Arizona Rising Suns Track Club
Arizona Sexual Assault Network
Arizona South Asians for Safe Families
Arizonans for Protection of Exploited Children & Adults
Asian Pacific Community In Action
AZ Reach
Billy's Place
Camp Verde Adult Reading Program
Community Dental services for at Risk Youth in Maricopa County
Community Kids of Globe
Construction Circles of Hope in Nogales, AZ
Control Alt Delete
Coolidge Youth Coalition
Defenders of Children
Desert Sounds
Dignity House
El Centro Adelante Juntos drug prevention San Manuel
Eve's Place Domestic Violence Shelter in Surprise
Foster Angels of Arizona/Arizonans for Children
Foster AZ
Four Seasons Orchestra
Furnishing Dignity - household items to needy families in Metro Phoenix
Gabriel's Angels
Girls on the Run Sports Program
Good Neighbor Food Services in Chino Valley
Grand Canyon Music Fest program for Native American youth
Greenbacks Bringing Hope Foundation for Single Moms
Growth Improvement for Female Teens
Havasu for Youth
H.A.V.E.N. Family Resource Center, inc. Lake Havasu
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies
Helping At Risk Teens (HART)
Hope's Crossing
INN Transitions Shelter and Services for the Homeless in Flagstaff
Kids in Focus - photography program for at risk youth in Metro Phoenix
Lake Havasu Abuse Prevention Project
Laptops4Learning
Live and Learn AZ
Make Way for Books in Tucson
Maricopa County Task Force Against Domestic Abuse
Mini Miracles animal therapy disabled children Tucson
Neighbors Who Care
One Hundred Angels
Pan de Vida
Payson Community Kids
Power Paws Assistance Dogs, Inc.
Recovery Centers of Arizona - Tucson
Rim Country Literacy in Payson
Santa Cruz Council on Aging in Nogales, AZ
SEEDS: Women in Transition
Shoebox Ministry Toiletries for the Homeless
Somali American United Council of AZ
Soroptimist International of Mesa and of the SanTans
Southwest Valley Literacy Association
Stepping Up for Seniors - services in Metro Phoenix
The Sudanese American Center in AZ Women's Project
The Welcome To America Project for Refugees
Timber Trails Children's Project, Inc.
Tucson International Alliance of Refugee Communities
United People Who Care Org. Youth Program Winslow
Unlimited Potential, inc. literacy programs in So Phoenix
Urban Coalition West
Washington Elementary Education Foundation
WellCare Foundation
West Yavapai Guidance Center in Prescott Valley
WHEAT Clothes Silo
Widow's Link
Will2Walk
Women 4 Change at Perryville Prison in Goodyear
Women's International Leadership Institute
Yavapai CASA for Kids
Y.E.S. for Navajo Youth - Dine' Bike'yah - Teec Nos Pos