Jack Whiteman, founder of Empire Southwest, the region’s Caterpillar dealership, established the Edna Rider Whiteman Foundation in 1961 with the belief that business has a fundamental responsibility to the community. Thirty-five years later, the organization became known...

Educare Arizona is a world-class educational child care process under way in the Valley, for which the Whiteman Foundation is a co-founder and co-anchor funder. Educare is a national initiative dedicated to ensuring children from before birth to age 5, principally from...

Girl Scouts-Arizona Cactus-Pine Council (GSACPC) is a non-profit organization serving nearly 25,000 girls across central and northern Arizona. As the nation’s premier leadership organization for girls, Girl Scouts seeks to build girls of courage, confidence and character...