Philanthropy

Visit The Giving Tree booth at West Valley Gives

Join Verrado’s Giving Tree and some of its non-profit partners at West Valley Gives Rally and Treasure Walk, a fundraising event filled with a ton of family friendly activities, live music, a vendor fair, and appearances by Arizona Cardinals cheerleaders and the team’s mascot Big Red. Two-time NFL MVP Kurt Warner and his wife Brenda will also participate. Stop […]

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Verrado volunteer spotlight

The Verrado community continuously brings the spirit of giving to life by dedicating countless hours in support of The Giving Tree’s philanthropic partners. During Volunteer Appreciation week, April 23-29, our partners have highlighted volunteers who exemplify Verrado’s giving spirit and help grow it even stronger. When you’re done reading about these amazing people, get to […]

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Help us support Verrado’s philanthropic partners

The spirit of giving in Verrado is an important part of our community heritage and legacy. The Giving Tree program is facilitated by the Verrado Assembly to organize and encourage service to our community. With an accessible and diverse lineup of volunteerism and philanthropic partners and opportunities, The Giving Tree improves quality of life in, […]

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1,315 People = Largest Potluck in the US

On October 22, National Make A Difference Day, 1,315 people from the local community came together in Verrado to attempt a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for The Largest Potluck Party. The event, hosted by the Verrado Assembly and The Giving Tree™, unofficially made Verrado’s attempt the largest in the nation. While enjoying the multitude of […]

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Help us break a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title

The Verrado Assembly invites you to join us as Verrado attempts a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the Largest Potluck Party. That’s right, we plan to break a world record…and for a really good reason too. In the heart of our community, The Giving Tree™ (our nonprofit partnership program that celebrates Verrado’s nature of giving) […]

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Korean exchange student reflects on life in Verrado

The Rotary Club of Buckeye, one of Verrado’s Giving Tree partner organizations, had the privilege of co-sponsoring Sena Kim, a Korean youth exchange student from Japan. Over the last year, she was placed in Verrado with her primary host family, Paul and Becky Kelley, where she experienced Verrado’s incredible giving spirit. Below she reflects on […]

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Homeless Youth Connection celebrates graduation of 57 seniors

It’s graduation season and Verrado’s The Giving Tree program partner organization, Homeless Youth Connection (HYC), is celebrating the successful high school careers of 57 seniors from schools across the West Valley. HYC serves 34 schools to provide homeless youth with basic needs including hygiene, clothing, case management and housing—so they can focus on school and […]

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Verrado’s Spirit of Giving Turns Hunger into Hope

Every year Verrado residents, friends and neighbors embrace the spirit of giving and come together to give hope to hungry children all over the world in a MobilePack event with top-notch charitable organization Feed My Starving Children.  In partnership with Summit Community Church, this annual community event reached a significant milestone this year.  The one millionth cumulative meal […]

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Volunteer in Verrado: One Millionth Meal to be packed for Feed My Starving Children

When it comes to volunteering and helping out those in need, Verrado residents have shown they like to roll up their sleeves and get involved.  Every spring, they come together and partner with the organization Feed My Starving Children to make a huge impact for malnourished children all over the world. The 6th Annual Verrado […]

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Discover the Spirit of Giving in Verrado®

The spirit of giving in Verrado is growing as countless volunteers are faithfully supporting our local schools and non-profit partners by donating their time, talent, and resources.  We believe The Verrado Assembly’s Giving Tree program, reflective of Verrado’s nature of giving, is an important part of our community heritage and legacy. It all began with like-minded […]

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