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Cooperative Extension plays a unique role by bringing the University of Arizona to both urban and rural Maricopa County. Maricopa County is home to almost four million people, each with unique needs. Extension provides practical information and education to help people make their lives better. Outreach efforts translate relevant University of Arizona research into effective practices people can put to immediate use in their homes and businesses. A copy of our 2015 Annual Report can be found here and to read our latest newsletter click here.

Our Advisory Board members, appointed by our County Supervisors, help support and direct our programs. The Board advises the County Extension Director and the Extension faculty on community needs to make science useful for people in their everyday lives. A list of our Board can be found here.

For County faculty and staff directory, click here.

 

Cooperative Extension plays a unique role by bringing the University of Arizona to both urban and rural Maricopa County. Maricopa County is home to almost four million people, each with unique needs. Extension provides practical information and education to help people make their lives better. Outreach efforts translate relevant University of Arizona research into effective practices people can put to immediate use in their homes and businesses. A copy of our 2015 Annual Report can be found here and to read our latest newsletter click here.

Our Advisory Board members, appointed by our County Supervisors, help support and direct our programs. The Board advises the County Extension Director and the Extension faculty on community needs to make science useful for people in their everyday lives. A list of our Board can be found here.

For County faculty and staff directory, click here.

 

Maricopa County Cooperative Extension
4341 E Broadway Rd
Phoenix AZ 85040-8807
Phone: 602-827-8200
Fax: 602-827-8292
The Roosevelt Early Childhood Family Resource Center - Office
4615 S. 22nd St.
Phoenix AZ 85040
Phone: 602.980.3692
Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

We are excited to announce open registration for the 2016 Beginning Farmer Training Series at the U of A Cooperative Extension in Phoenix, AZ.

Desert Institute of Gardening

You can grow all manner of fresh produce in your garden and here in the low desert, fall is the perfect time to plant many of our favorite vegetabl

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Maricopa Master Gardeners

Hosted by Metro Tech High School and the Maricopa Master Gardener program.

*More information to come!

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

AZ Agricultural Literacy Days

What is AZ Agricultural Literacy Days?

Online Training for School Garden Food Safety

School gardens are increasingly being used as hands-on tools to help students learn many core educational concepts.

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Maricopa Master Gardeners Citrus Clinic

If you have Citrus or want to grow it:

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Brain Builders for Life

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Master Gardener Training
Master Gardener Training classes are taught by University of Arizona Cooperative Extension faculty, industry professionals and other hortic
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Are you interested in vegetable gardening? Fall ​is ​the ​perfect ​time ​to ​plant ​many ​of ​our ​favorite ​vegetables. The ​Introduction ​to ​Fall ​Vegetable ​Gardening ​class ​will ​teach ​you ​the ​basics ​of ​how ​to ​set ​up ​your ​plot, ​get ​the ​best ​soil ​and ​watering ​systems, ​and ​how ​to ​cultivate ​your ​own ​vegetables

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Make a Donation

We are pleased to offer a variety of ways that you can make your gift to Cooperative Extension. If you have questions or would like to make your gift by telephone, please contact the CALS Development Office at 520-621-7190.
 

Online Giving

Thank you for your interest in supporting Cooperative Extension across the state of Arizona. Donors like you have contributed greatly to our continued success in education for improving lives and communities. All tax deductible charitable donations are processed through the University of Arizona Foundation. We appreciate your support of Cooperative Extension.

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Mail

Please make your check payable to: "University of Arizona Foundation"

Gifts may be mailed to:

CALS Cooperative Extension
301 Forbes Building
PO Box 210036
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0036
 

 

Estate Gifts, Gifts of Stock, Gifts of Insurance or other Planned Gifts

If you would like to include Cooperative Extension, or a specific Extension program, in your estate plans, or if you would like information on the benefits and ease of giving gifts of stock or insurance or other types of planned gifts, please contact Ann Stevens at 520-621-7883.
 

Charitable Gift Annuities

Charitable Gift Annuities are an important way to support Arizona Cooperative Extension, particularly county level Extension programs, while receiving life-long income and significant tax benefits. Please call Ann Stevens at 520-621-7883 for more information.