Generous community has donated water, but more needed for Heat Relief Network

For the 2019 summer season, the Heat Relief Network organizing partners set an ambitious goal of 50 pallets of water — 110,000 individual water bottles — across Pinal County. Launching the Heat Relief Network on May 1, and running through Sept. 30, that gave five full months to collect and distribute that water, according to […]

Maricopa Association of Governments asking for donations for heat relief

The Maricopa Association of Governments is partnering with local municipalities, nonprofit organizations and faith-based communities to coordinate the Heat Relief Network, officially kicking of the program Tuesday, May 1. Last year, the Arizona heat killed 155 people, according to a press release. Some were homeless, some were hikers or joggers, some were homebound adults and […]