Employee's of Jaburg Wilk volunteered their time to assist the non-profit organization St. Joseph the Worker with their 17th annual 'Hike for the Homeless' which took place March 7th at McDowell Mountain Regional Park in Fountain Hills, Arizona. The Hike brought in close to $90,000 for St. Joseph the Worker.
Jaburg Wilk donated all of the supplies needed to assemble the silent auction baskets. The employees put all of the silent auction baskets together as well as managed the auction which raised more than $3,000 for the organization.
St. Joseph the Worker is a privately funded, non-profit agency located in Phoenix, Arizona whose mission is to assist homeless, low-income and other disadvantaged individuals in becoming self-sufficient through quality employment.
For more information, or to get involved visit https://sjwjobs.org/.
Jaburg & Wilk Foundation
The Jaburg & Wilk Foundation is a non-profit foundation committed to enriching the quality of life for the residents of Arizona by fostering private giving and strengthening smaller service providers. To this end, the Foundation awards grants to local non-profit organizations involved in the arts, education, children, at-risk programs, and other community-based efforts. The Foundation grants are awarded after approval of the Grant Committee.
Community Grant Guidelines
Priority is given to:
- Well-run, financially sound organizations. For example, strong board participation and stable management, diverse source of revenues and earned income opportunities.
- Organizations whose mission and proposed project address a current and proven public need for people living and/or working in Maricopa or Pinal counties.
- Applicants that demonstrate strong community support for their organizations and its projects. For example, diversity of other funding sources and community resources or number of diverse participants in the program, project or organization.
- Organizations that show an effective and efficient delivery of program services. For example, greater than 80% of the organization expenses are spent on program services.
Applications may be submitted at any time to firstname.lastname@example.org.