THE TUCSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER was voted “Best Gym” in the Tucson Weekly’s “Best of Tucson 2016” contest.
Local women’s clothing designer LAURA TANZER won the Emerging Designer of the Year Award at Phoenix Fashion Week 2016. Tanzer’s collection is made in Tucson.
MICHAEL MARTINEZ, executive director of LIVE THEATRE WORKSHOP, has been recognized as the Arts Hero for October by On Media Publications, which creates playbills for many local arts companies.
THE COMMUNITY FOOD BANK OF SOUTHERN ARIZONA received a $50,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to support its child nutrition programs.