​VALLEYLIFE hosts several special events throughout the year to thank our supporters, promote community awareness, and raise funds for our programs and services. 

If you are interested in sponsoring an event, learning more about a particular event or designating VALLEYLIFE as the beneficiary of an event you are organizing, please contact Margaret Stephens-Reed at 602-331-2414 or via email at mreed@valleylifeaz.org.



Special Olympics Bowling

November 15th and 18th

9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Brunswick Desert Sky Lanes
7241 W. Indian School Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85033







VALLEYLIFE Annual Holiday Party

Friday December 8th

10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

on the main campus lawn


2017 A Legacy of Love Gala


Saturday October 7th, VALLEYLIFE held their annual Legacy of Love Gala. This was a notable year for VALLEYLIFE as they celebrated 70 years of providing services to individuals with disabilities in the Valley. Author, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Debbie Gaby, was the recipient of the VALLEYLIFE Lifetime Achievement Award for her philanthropic work over the last 20 years. Including capital campaigns, and cash and mattress donations, Ms. Gaby has given over 50 million dollars.

The evening will began with cocktails and a silent auction at 5:30 p.m., followed by an ambrosial dinner at 7:00 p.m. The evening’s program featured a concert, banquet, dancing and a live auction. Please check back soon for photos from the event.

To purchase a ticket, view our available sponsorship opportunities or donate towards our next Gala please contact Margaret Stephens-Reed at 602-331-2414 or via email at mreed@valleylifeaz.org. Join VALLEYLIFE’s mission “to enhance the quality of life of people with disabilities.” 

 2017 Event Chairs
Juanice & Arthur Oldham 
Jessica Wert Hunsaker & Caleb Hunsaker

Honorary 2017 Event Chairs
Marla & Scott Berger
Nancy & Ron Kinnard 
​  Honorary Chairs Emeritus 
JoAnn & Tim Holland



Photos coming soon!!