Make Twice the Difference: Donation Matching

Many Valley companies match all or a portion of donations from their employees and retirees to nonprofit efforts in the community.

Fore! Desert Mission

Lincoln Guild Invitational 2014

Enjoy a gorgeous day on the greens and support the many programs of Desert Mission. Register now for John C. Lincoln Health Foundation's 28th Annual Lincoln Guild Invitational on Friday, Sept. 19, at Camelback Golf Club in Scottsdale. Sponsorship packages also are available. Register online or call 602-331-7860 for more information.

Through the John C. Lincoln Health Foundation, you can help advance the quality of health care and the quality of life in the Phoenix area. If your company matches your donation, you make twice the difference.

Thrift Store Opens

North Mountain Community Thrift Store opens

North Mountain Community Thrift Store, formerly known as Treasure Trove, held its grand opening in May with a new name and a new location at 336 E. Dunlap Ave., Phoenix.

The store is run by the volunteers of the John C. Lincoln North Mountain Hospital Auxiliary, and proceeds support hospital and community programs, including scholarships for students seeking a career in health care.

Hours are 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - noon on Saturday and closed Sunday and major holidays. Donations of gently used clothing, accessories, books and other household items are accepted during business hours. Call 602-870-6060, ext. 1547, for details.

Looking for a volunteer opportunity?

Call 602-331-5729 or visit

Contact your employer's HR department to find out your company's guidelines and for assistance with the appropriate forms. Then talk to the Foundation about your options.

Perhaps you want to feed hungry children over the weekend through the Snack Pac program of Desert Mission Food Bank. Or you'd like to support families on the journey to wellness after breast cancer or help families care for an aging parent by providing scholarships to Adult Day Health Care.

The Foundation supports two hospitals, the Sonoran Health and Emergency Center, physician practices, breast health and research programs, a dental clinic for children, a food bank, community health and behavioral health centers for families who otherwise cannot afford care, and more.

Reach the Foundation at 602-331-7860 and Learn more at

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