Tocqueville Society

30 Years and Growing

The Valley’s leading philanthropists founded the Tocqueville Society in 1984. In 2019, we will be celebrating 30 years of partnership with these generous community leaders. 

With the support of the distinguished group of Tocqueville Society members we continue to fight to break the cycle of poverty in Maricopa County. Together, donors and their families are creating a lasting impact in our local community. 

We invite you to join us in fighting for kids, families, and neighborhoods. Our dedicated team of development professionals is prepared to work with you in determining how to best tailor your gift in a way that fits your philanthropic goals.

Contact our team today!



Past Events and Photos

25th Anniversary Event

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Tour United: Ending Homelessness

Behind-the-scenes tour of the Human Services Campus and new permanent supportive housing units at Encanto Pointe

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For more information about how to support Valley of the Sun United Way through the Tocqueville Society, please contact Jhenifer Shipe, Major Gifts Officer at or 602.708.3546.




A minimum of $2,500 or 10% of your gift (whichever is greater) must be invested in Valley of the Sun United Way or one of its focus areas.

Gifts may be restricted at the written request of the donor and directed in the following manner: Agencies that provide direct health and human services to their constituents and are registered with the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, nonprofit organization; Programs which provide health and human services at a non-health and human service agency registered with the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, nonprofit organization.



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3200 East Camelback Road, Suite 375
Phoenix, AZ 85018-2328

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