Offering opportunities for creative solutions.



Be a part of a positive moment to strengthen our community by connecting people to people.


Connector Award Guidelines & Requirements

  • New ideas, new concepts, new research.  (Idea creation is being funded – not program development or program expansion.)
  • Great ideas which may not be “new,” but not yet implemented in Tempe, are also be accepted.
  • Existing entities may apply, but must be proposing a new way of working, new ways of connecting or creating new or unique collaborations.
  • Ideas may include a program, service or product.
  • Must involve an authentic collaboration between two or more partners.  Partners can be  individuals, community groups, nonprofits, for-profits/private businesses or faith-based organizations.
  • Open to all ages.
  • Must benefit the Tempe community.