Catholic Education Arizona Helps Create Future Leaders through Private Education Tax Credits

2019-12-24T08:28:53-07:00December 26th, 2019|Press|

PHOENIX, AZ (December 26, 2019) — Nancy Padberg, President & CEO of Catholic Education Arizona, announced, “Catholic Education Arizona had a record Giving Tuesday, raising $678,715 from individual tax payers for the underserved students in the Catholic schools of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix.” Arizona legislation gives taxpayers the [...]

Corporate News — Grand Canyon University Contributes $669,000 in Tax Credits

2019-11-13T12:05:10-07:00November 11th, 2019|Press|

Featured image: Students from Xavier College Prep with Peter D. Morkert, Ed.D. Director of Outreach for Canyon Christian Schools Consortium, Grand Canyon University and Nancy Padberg, President and CEO of Catholic Education Arizona Why did your corporation decide to work with CEA through the Low-Income Corporate Tax Credit? GCU is a firm [...]

Colleen McCoy-Cejka Appointed Director of Strategic Partnerships of Catholic Education Arizona (PR NewsWire)

2019-09-09T12:41:17-07:00August 1st, 2019|Press|

"We are excited to have Colleen assist in diversifying our revenue streams and strengthen relationships in our community for Catholic Education Arizona," Padberg said. "The Arizona Catholic Schools have known Colleen for several years and recognize her commitment to education as well as disabled and displaced children. She brings an [...]

Catholic Education Arizona Scoops out $4M (Catholic Sun)

2019-09-09T12:41:32-07:00July 25th, 2019|Press|

At schools like Queen of Peace in Mesa, more than 90 percent of its 260 students receive a need-based scholarship from Catholic Education Arizona and other student tuition organizations. “It gives them the opportunity to give their kids a Catholic education and the same values that they’re getting at home,” [...]

Corporate tax credit empowers companies to support Catholic Education (SFGate)

2019-09-09T12:41:57-07:00April 18th, 2019|Press|

Phillips also knows that by directing dollars to Catholic Education Arizona’s general fund, which distributes to the schools most in need, Sunwest Bank is providing high impact in the community. By law, corporate tax credit funds are dedicated exclusively to the tuition needs of children living within the state and [...]

Tax credit enables Arizonans to support Catholic education—without spending a dime (SFGate)

2019-09-09T12:42:31-07:00March 29th, 2019|Press|

You don’t have to be Catholic, or even religious, to benefit from Catholic education. In fact, 20 percent of students across the CEA schools are non-Catholic. They are still part of the whopping 99 percent of students at Catholic schools who graduate high school. Ninety-seven percent of these grads go [...]

Catholic Education’s New Leaders has a Flair for Business, Heart for Schools (Catholic Sun)

2019-09-09T12:42:54-07:00March 19th, 2019|Press|

“We set our sights high, so to speak, for a new chief executive officer,” said Harry Plummer, Diocese of Phoenix superintendent of schools. “We wanted a practicing Catholic passionate about the mission of Catholic school education; an experienced, highly motivated person with a well-established record of leadership, teamwork and success. [...]

Nancy Padberg Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Education Arizona (PR NewsWire)

2019-09-09T12:44:16-07:00March 12th, 2019|Press|

"We are thrilled to have Nancy lead Catholic Education Arizona," Soza Fees said. "The schools, the staff, and the board of directors were all so taken with Nancy's commitment to the mission and her servant leadership philosophy. She brings an impressive skill set between her MBA and her digital marketing [...]

Nancy Padberg Appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Education Arizona (MarketWatch)

2019-09-09T12:44:35-07:00March 12th, 2019|Press|

Nancy has been in leadership roles with media and marketing firms in Santa Monica and San Francisco, most recently with Hearst Media, leading the go to market strategy for Education. She has won the Hearst's Diamond Club multiple times as well as President's Club with over $3.5 million in new [...]