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Civic Leadership

Arizona Center for Civic Leadership names Flinn-Brown Award recipients

Five high-impact leaders from throughout Arizona were honored Sept. 22 in Phoenix at the Flinn-Brown Convention, a celebration of civic leadership and public service hosted by the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership. The individual winners of the Flinn-Brown Awards at the second annual Convention have made significant contributions to Arizona as state-government advisers, elected officials, […]


Flinn Foundation seeks applicants for Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program

The Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program is currently accepting applicants for its 2019 cohort. Participating early-stage Arizona firms receive $30,000 in funding and support to develop personalized plans to navigate the challenges facing young companies and empower them to become investor-ready. The deadline to apply for the 2019 program is Monday, Nov. 5. Up to […]

Flinn Scholars

Flinn Scholar alum Jennifer Richards dedicates career to improving health of Navajo Nation

Flinn Scholar alum Jennifer Richards provides a message to the 2018 Flinn Scholars during the annual Recognition Luncheon at the Arizona Biltmore in May.   By Brian Powell Flinn Foundation Jennifer Richards may be approaching 20 years since graduating from Tuba City High School, but her dedication to her community–and especially its health—has never faltered. […]

Civic Leadership

Flinn-Brown Academy opens 2019 application

The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2019 Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy. Applications will be accepted through November 12. The Academy builds Fellows’ expertise in policy and politics and introduces them to the networks that make things happen in Arizona. The Academy will include 14 public-policy seminar […]