Twice a year, the Trico Electric Charitable Trust, which is funded through Operation Round Up, awards non-profit organizations up to $10,000 each. Grants are awarded in May and December of each year to non-profits providing critical services in southern Arizona. The proceeds are used to assist community organizations, schools, veteran’s groups, first responders, and food banks. Since 2008, Trico’s POWER Grants program has provided $770,000 in funding to local non-profit organizations in our community. Contribute to Operation Round Up.
The Spring 2023 POWER Grants are closed. Deadline to apply was April 3, 2023. Tax-exempt organizations that provide the following services were eligible to apply for a POWER Grant:
In October 2023, tax-exempt organizations that provide the following services are eligible to apply for a POWER Grant:
The Spring 2023 POWER Grants are closed.
Organizations must demonstrate they provide services to a significant number of individuals living in Trico’s service area. (Refer to the Trico Service Area Map for information on service area boundaries). Organizations do not need to be located in Trico’s service area in order to be considered but do need to be located in Southern Arizona.
(520) 744-2944, ext. 1362
Since 2008, Trico’s POWER Grants program has provided $770,000 in funding to local non-profit organizations in our community.
Altar Valley Conservation Alliance
Arivaca Coordinating Council/Arivaca Human Resource Group Inc.
Arivaca Fire District Auxilliary
Arizona Housing and Prevention
Autism Society of Southern Arizona
Ayuda Smiles, Inc. dba Smiles For Veterans
Community Food Bank of Southern AZ
Community Home Repair Projects of AZ
Diabetes Prevention and Aid Fund
Girls Scouts of Southern Arizona
Green Valley Assistance Services
Green Valley-Sahuarita Community Food Bank
Marana Unified School District Power Pack Program
Marana Unified School District Food and Clothing Bank
MIKID- Mentally Ill Kids In Distress
Sahuarita Unified School District
Southern Arizona Children’s Advocacy Center
United Community Health Center
Vail Unified School District Vail Pride Day
YMCA of Southern Arizona/Northwest YMCA
AWARDS GIVEN TO NON-PROFITS IN 2022
NON-PROFITS FUNDED SINCE 2008
TOTAL FUNDS PROVIDED SINCE 2008
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