ACF of Yavapai County recognizes 2020 Shining Stars

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County invites the community to view, like, and share the Facebook videos that five nonprofits have created showcasing their work and impact in Prescott and the Verde Valley. These nonprofits—known as ACF of Yavapai County’s ‘Shining Stars’—will have a chance to receive funding based on the number of ‘likes’ their respective videos receive on Facebook.

To view the videos, visit ACF of Yavapai County’s Facebook page at Facebook ‘likes’ will be counted on Thursday, August 6 at 4:00 p.m. to determine the funding amounts for each organization. To view the full terms and conditions of this friendly competition, visit

Typically, the Shining Stars are recognized and given the opportunity for additional funding at ACF of Yavapai County’s annual Joy of Giving event in August. Unfortunately, this year the event has been canceled to protect the safety of the community in light of COVID-19 concerns.

For more information, contact Regional Philanthropic Advisor Lisa Sahady at or call 928.583.7815.

The Arizona Community Foundation of Yavapai County is a philanthropic endowment for the enduring benefit of our community. This family of charitable funds is guided by a local Board of Advisors and benefits from cost-efficient, centralized professional services provided by ACF.

Established in 1978, the Arizona Community Foundation is a statewide family of charitable funds supported by thousands of Arizonans. With five regional offices serving communities across Arizona, ACF is among the top 25 community foundations in the nation with more than $960 million in trust and endowment assets, and is certified under the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations. Since inception, ACF and its affiliates have awarded more than $783 million in grants, scholarships, and loans to nonprofit organizations, schools, and government agencies. More information is available at