“Funding for early childhood education decreased," A New Leaf Board Chair Brad Snyder said. "And Phoenix Day saw themselves having to raise more money than it ever had without the infrastructure in place to raise that money.”
And now, as happens this time of year, thoughts turn to visions of pigskin and gridiron. That’s right, it’s bowl game season and the Arizona State University Sun Devils hit the field Friday at the Sun Bowl in El Paso.
Eight times a year, at spots all over metro Phoenix, Project Connect helps people find the aid they need - from the basics, like toiletries and clothing, to the more complex needs, like help signing up for food assistance or getting a birth certificate.
Maybe you spent part of Christmas Day on a hiking trail, or you’re planning on ringing in the new year in the great outdoors. Either way, Arizona Highways Magazine is trying to help out — its January edition features 52 public lands you can visit, one for each weekend of the year.