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Arizona Business Magazine: Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust awards $123M in surprise grants

Trustees of Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust today awarded a total of $123 million in surprise grants to 71 Arizona nonprofits—the largest single-day grant initiative in Arizona’s history.  

The grants were presented to the 71 awardees throughout the day on September 13, 2021—as a complete surprise. Trustees of the Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust personally met with the CEOs and Board Chairs of the 71 organizations to thank them for their leadership and work and provide significant capital through grants that will give them strength and runway to help secure their futures.  Read more