A Note from Claire: Small but Significant

A Note from Claire: Small but Significant

Ah, the New Year. The time when we’re all supposed to commit to improving our lives. The time when, in hopes of becoming a better version of ourselves, we tend to set ourselves up for failure. You know why most of us fail. New Year’s resolutions are usually large and...
Executive Director Becky Ruffner Recognized with National Award

Executive Director Becky Ruffner Recognized with National Award

In her final year as PCA Arizona executive director Becky Ruffner was recognized at the Prevent Child Abuse America national conference with the James Hmurovich Award. Recipients are selected by fellow state chapter directors throughout the country. This award is...
IRA Charitable Rollover: What it means and how it might affect you

IRA Charitable Rollover: What it means and how it might affect you

At age 70 and a 1/2, individuals are required to take a minimum distribution from their IRA accounts. For some individuals, the income from their IRA required minimum distribution hoists their income into the next tax bracket, which can mean a larger tax liability....
Welcome, Dr. Laura Karnitschnig, our new Board President!

Welcome, Dr. Laura Karnitschnig, our new Board President!

Laura Karnitschnig was elected chair of the Board of Directors at their annual meeting June 20, 2019. Laura has served on the PCA Arizona board since 2016, and has served on the executive committee since that time. Dr. Karnitschnig is a certified pediatric nurse...