The Festival of Lights, has chosen the Girls Rule Foundation and Y OPAS as their two charities to support for 2016. Since 2000 FOL has partnered with local charities that assist us with our events, and are selected by a process held in January that is based on both the charity’s purpose and their contribution to the community.
Girls Rule Foundation - an Ahwatukee based 501c3, is a leader in empowerment, leadership and educational workshops and programs for girls 12-18. Their goal is to help girls build leadership, self-confidence and bright futures through 5 educational programs. To learn more about programs available visit their website www.girlsrulefoundation.org.
Y OPAS - (Outreach Program for Ahwatukee Seniors) offers free support services for seniors, provided by community volunteers, with the goal of assisting them in maintaining independent living in their homes. For more information on Y OPAS, please visit their website www.valleyymca.org/opas.
The Festival of Lights is a non-profit 501(c)3 community-based organization (TID 86-0823085) in the Ahwatukee suburb of Phoenix, AZ. 3961 E. Chandler Blvd. #111-363, Phoenix, AZ 85048. 480-270-4FOL (4365) email@example.com