Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust supports organizations that enrich health, well-being, and opportunity for the people of Maricopa County, Arizona. Piper Trust grantmaking areas are healthcare and medical research, children, older adults, arts and culture, education, and religious organizations; Children in Maricopa County deserve a happy, healthy, and safe childhood. We fund efforts that: Improve Parent and Caregiver Child-Rearing Know-How; Provide Assistance for Children without Resources or with Special Needs; Enhance Child Care Practices and Afterschool Care; Integrate Early Childhood Policies and Practices and Improve Early Learning Environments
Piper Trust works side-by-side with nonprofit organizations as a partner, helping them to identify problems, build expertise, find solutions, and become continually stronger and more effective. The Trust strives to be a vital part of Maricopa County—not only as a source of leadership and financial support, but as a neighbor sharing a lasting stake in the county’s future.