Dollar-for-dollar matches available through local tax credit coalition

SAFFORD—The Graham Greenlee Tax Credit Coalition is a collaboration of local nonprofits promoting the dollar-for-dollar Arizona income tax credit given to people who donate to organizations that serve low income individuals in Graham and Greenlee counties.  The hard working nonprofits who are members of this year’s coalition are the Boys and Girls Club of the Gila Valley, Canyonlands Healthcare, CHAP Ministries, Graham County Rehabilitation Center, Graham County Substance Abuse Coalition, Mt. Graham Safe House, Our Neighbors Farm & Pantry, SEACUS and Tooth B.U.D.D.S.  

Those who make up the Graham Greenlee Tax Credit Coalition are qualified nonprofit organizations who have a mission of providing direct services to individuals, children, and families in Graham and Greenlee County. Donations made now through April 15 qualify for a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on tax owed in 2020 Arizona state income tax returns. Individuals may receive up to a $400 credit and couples filing jointly may receive up to an $800 credit.  For more information about our coalition, please visit our website at or the Facebook page at

We have many partners who are helping spread the word on how to keep Arizona income tax dollars locally and support out nonprofits, they are United Way of Graham & Greenlee Counties, Edward Jones, Graham County Government, the City of Safford, the Town of Thatcher, both Graham and Greenlee Chamber of Commerce, Safford and Thatcher United School Districts, Ace Hardware and III County Distributing.  The Arizona Community Foundation of the Gila Valley is proud to serve as the fiscal agent and organizer of this project and the chairman of ACFGV, Ted F. Prina can be reached at 928-965-0903 for questions or comments.