Friends of AVIV of Arizona

Schmooze of Arizona
Schmooze offers events for young Jewish singles or couples in their 30s or 40s or a young family (in their 20s through 40s). We have events for you to meet other singles, couples, or young families.    

One Voice   
LGBT community group in Phoenix


One n Ten 
LGBT youth group in Phoenix


Phoenix Pride  
LGBT Phoenix organization


Arizona Jewish Historical Society
Refurbished the first Jewish Synagogue in Phoenix

Cerebral Palsy LGBT Guidance
Provides quality cerebral palsy information and assistance to families in need, including bullying information.

Temple Chai
Jewish reformed synagogue in Phoenix

Arizona Faith Network
Arizona Faith Network collaborates with both faith-based and secular organizations, to further important issues, to assist victims of various traumas, to celebrate special events and individuals, and to link the needs of  people to those who can assist them.


Phoenix Holocaust Survivors’ Association:
Founded in Phoenix, Arizona in 1982, PHSA remembers the Holocaust, serves and respects Survivors, and brings awareness to the community.

Generations After  
Founded in spring 2013, Generations After (GA) is the only Phoenix area group for children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors.  Operating under the auspices of the Phoenix Holocaust Survivors’ Association, a not-for-profit organization. GA’s mission is to embrace our legacy as descendants of Holocaust survivors, to support one another, and to contribute to tikkun olam,  repair of the world.

Jewish Family & Children's Service
AVIV’s new initiative to support Jewish Family and Children’s Service’s Mitzvah Program will continue.  Thank you to the AVIV members who contributed to their “Back-To-School” drive.  To make a donation please call AVIV’s voice message phone number

(480-382-8481) to arrange for a pickup of your donated items.

Or you can bring what you can to the High Holy Day Services or Break the Fast Potluck or future AVIV events.

  • Gift cards for Back to School Needs $25.00 Donation
  • Monthly Bus Pass $30.00 Donation
  • Sports Equipment package $36.00 Donation
  • One College Application Fee $100.00 Donation
  • Pre-packaged Dinners (Hormel, Healthy Choice, Del Monte)
  • Microwaveable Macaroni and Cheese
  • Canned Meat or Ravioli
  • Canned Meats and Fish
  • Spaghetti O’s
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Canned Fruit or Fruit Cups
  • Snack Food (Trail Mix, Granola Bars, Crackers)
  • Cereal
  • Toiletries
  • Backpacks
  • Can Openers
  • Feminine Hygiene
  • Disposable Razors
  • Deodorant 


© Nathine Goldenthal 2016