The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is the community foundation serving Pima and Santa Cruz counties. It is made up of more than 475 funds representing individuals, families, organizations and corporations.
The Foundation's assets total more than $99 million and as one of the region's largest grantmaking organizations, in fiscal 2005-2006, we distributed more than $8 million to nonprofit and charitable organizations. Since our inception in 1980, we've granted more than $83 million and rank in the top 10 percent of foundations nationwide.
Florence Norman founded Sweet Cavanagh, an award-winning peer-led aftercare social enterprise based in Notting Hill. The company hires women and trains them how to make and design jewelry. However, these women are in the process of recovering from eating disorders and addictions.