As you do your Christmas shopping for friends and loved ones, it’s only natural to think of ways to give something back to the community as well. Hence, the holiday season is often referred to as the Season of Giving. It’s a time when many individuals, businesses, and families are looking to donate and show their support to local charities in Sierra Vista. Here are just a few to consider when you feel compelled to give back this season.
The Real Wishes Foundation is sponsored by the Southeast Arizona Association of Realtors. Its goal is to offer housing repairs, medical bill assistance, housing placement, and food to those in need. As a local grassroots nonprofit, Real Wishes keeps donations working within the surrounding community. During the holiday season, you can show your support by adding to the Real Wishes Angel Tree. Purchasing a tag to add to the tree will ensure that everyone in the community has a great holiday season. Tags can be picked up at the SAAR office at 125 S 2nd St until December 13 th .
Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery Foundation
With Fort Huachuca nearby, Sierra Vista is a community that serves many veterans and active duty military personnel. SAVMCF ensures that veterans will enjoy beautiful surroundings in their final resting place. All donations are used specifically for beautification projects inside the Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Cochise County Humane Society
Animal lovers can find opportunities for giving with the Cochise County Humane Society. Whether you choose to volunteer, adopt a pet, or simply make a donation, you can help local animals find their forever homes and get the care they deserve.