Wingspan Support

wingspanThank you  for making a difference in Southern Arizona’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community with a gift to Wingspan, a program of the Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation (SAAF)! Your donation supports our youth program, domestic violence services, senior services, and community information and referrals.

As a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, all gifts to Wingspan/SAAF are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowable by the IRS. Additionally, Wingspan is a Qualifying Charitable Organization  (formerly called the Working Poor Tax Credit) that allows a tax credit given to a single taxpayer who contributes up to $200, or a married couple filing jointly who contributes up to $400.

Please know that every dollar donated will help continue the vital services of Wingspan and will make a tremendous difference in the lives of those we serve.



Interested in finding out more? Please contact Ethan Smith Cox, Director of Development, at or (520) 547-6105.


News and Events

  • AIDS Candlelight Memorial is Sunday May 17, April 17, 2015

    The 33rd International AIDS Candlelight Memorial will be commemorated worldwide on Sunday May 17, 2015. This year’s local event will take place at Himmel Park from 6:00-7:30pm.  This is a free event and open to the public. This year’s event will include a multi-faith blessing; performances; a moment of silence; reading of the names of […]

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  • SAAF Volunteer Appreciation Event is April 16, March 27, 2015

    SAAF will once again shine the spotlight on our wonderful volunteers at our annual Volunteer Appreciation event. This year’s event will take place on Thursday April 16 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Historic Y. Dinner will be catered by Carte Blanche and served by SAAF employees followed by an awards ceremony where we will […]

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  • Arizona Gives Day is Tuesday April 7, March 23, 2015

    2014 marked the second annual Arizona Gives Day and last year’s day of giving raised more than $1.4 million for 100s of Arizona non-profits. SAAF was one of the day’s top non-profits raising more than $10,000 from 80 donations. In fact, we were so successful that we also won a $1,000 prize! SAAF is very […]

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  • Why Write a Will?, February 18, 2015

    Did you know?… More than half of all adult Americans do not currently have a will If you do not have a will at the time of death, the State will make determinations about how your estate is divided up. In Arizona, if you are part of an unmarried, same-sex couple, your surviving partner will […]

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  • Hurry! 2014 AZ Tax Credit expires on December 31, December 18, 2014

    Did you know that… SAAF is a qualifying charity for Arizona’s Working Poor Tax Credit. Your donation to SAAF can qualify for a dollar-for-dollar income tax credit from the state of Arizona. Married couples may receive a credit up to $400, single filers up to $200. Your donation must be postmarked by midnight December 31, 2014 to receive the credit on your […]

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The mission of the Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation is to cultivate a healthy and stigma-free society through transformative action.