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Find out the latest updates from Valley Leadership and Impact Maker: this month, VL’s Explore, Child Well-Being, Education and Jobs & Economy.
As we enter the final months of 2021, we wanted to reflect on the strides that leaders like you have made across the most pressing issues facing Arizona through Impact Maker. Plus, partner spotlights and ways to get involved.
Find out the latest updates from Impact Maker: this month, from our Child Well-Being, Education and Health Teams.

We want to help you stay up to date about the work happening across our seven teams and let you know when and where you can engage to make an impact on that work.

Members of the Impact Maker Jobs and Economy Team were among the Educational Leadership Group to provide expertise, insight and facilitation.
Valley Leadership welcomed 46 people to Impact Maker last month. They join 117 Arizonans who are working toward incremental, but impactful, solutions.
The Health Team launched a website that guides businesses on how to break the stigma associated with seeking help for opioid use disorder.
A focus of the Health Impact Team has been on improving access to healthy foods, and Chiko Swiney has been a critical team member. Learn more about Chiko and how she gives her time.
Through a connection created by Valley Leadership’s Impact Maker Covid-19 Response Team, Honeywell has donated 5,000 N-95 masks to Tuba City Regional Health Care.
We have many Little Free Libraries across the Valley; however, many are out of books and do not have a sponsor that is ensuring the libraries are stocked on an ongoing basis. This is where the Early Literacy Team comes in.
These past few months, coronavirus has impacted us all in different ways, and Impact Maker answered the call, standing up a COVID-19 Response Team.
A diverse cross-section of the Valley’s most respected leaders gathered at the inaugural Impact Symposium to discuss how Impact Maker can create systemic change.