Valley Impact Luncheon

Valley Impact Luncheon logo 

November 15, 2014


JW Marriott
Camelback Inn





 Master of Ceremonies

Sean McLaughlin
CBS 5 News


The Junior League of Phoenix Valley Impact Luncheon raises awareness around our focus area of Building a Healthy Arizona and supports the Mission of the Junior League of Phoenix.

The 6th Annual Valley Impact Luncheon will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014
at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn!


Highlights from our 2013 Valley Impact Luncheon:  


We were pleased to have Cindy Hensley McCain 
as our honored speaker.

Cindy Hensley McCain has dedicated her life to improving the lives of those less fortunate both in the United States and around the world.

As a member of the Board of Trustees for the HALO Trust, a non-profit organization dedicated to landmine removal and weapons destruction in war-torn countries, Cindy is dedicated to the worldwide removal of landmines. Cindy also served on the Board of Directors for Operation Smile, a non-profit organization whose mission is to repair cleft lips, cleft palates and other facial deformities for children around the world.

Cindy is a Founding Member of the Eastern Congo Initiative. She’s travelled to the region four times in the last two years and is committed to raising awareness on the travesties facing women and children in the Congo.

Cindy Hensley McCain

Cindy Hensley McCain
Keynote Speaker

She recently joined the board of the Special Olympics Los Angeles 2015 summer games. She holds an undergraduate degree in Education and a Master's in Special Education from USC and is a member of the USC Rossier School of Education Board of Councilors.Cindy is the chairman of her family’s business, Hensley & Company, which is one of the largest Anheuser-Busch distributors in the nation Cindy resides in Phoenix with her husband, U.S. Senator John McCain. Together, they have four children.

Congratulations to Cindy Good, Sustainer of the Year 2013-14!

Cindy Good - Sustainer of the YearThe Sustainer of the Year award is presented annually to honor and recognize a Sustaining Member for outstanding achievement in the area of community service and contribution to the Junior League of Phoenix.  Cindy Good is most deserving of this honor.  Cindy joined the Junior League in 1992, and has served our league in many leadership positions, including as chairperson for our Rummage Sale and the FORE! Phoenix Golf Tournament.  Cindy also served on the Board of Directors in several capacities including the roles of Administrative Vice President and Sustaining Director.  Additionally, Cindy is a founding member of the Junior League of Phoenix Foundation.
As a Sustainer, Cindy has continued her service to the Junior League of Phoenix while sharing her many talents with other civic and non-profit organizations.  Some of the organizations Cindy contributes her talents to include The Board of Visitors, the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Emily Center, the Ronald McDonald House, All Saints Episcopal School and Brophy College Preparatory.  Additionally, Cindy has devoted time serving as the Susan G. Komen Circle of Hope Chair, as a member of the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Institutional Review Board, and as the Computer Co-Chair for the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Beach Ball event. She has also served as a grants committee member for the Ronald McDonald House.
Professionally Cindy works as a pharmacist.  She and her husband have three children.

Marilyn Harris, Valley Impact Luncheon Honorary Chair!

Marilyn Harris

Marilyn is a long-standing supporting member of the Junior League.
She's a Past-President of the League and since has been extensively
involved in many civic and non-profit initiatives over the years. Marilyn
gives her time and talents to Barrow Neurological Foundation, Arizona
Horse Lover’s Foundation, Arizona Livestock Show, Arizona Reined Cow
Horse Association, Brophy College Preparatory, the Board of Visitors,
Desert Foundation Auxiliary and Trends Charitable Trust. She recently
served as the first female chairman of the Arizona Community Foundation. 

Professionally, Marilyn is President and Designated Broker for Manistee Investments, Inc., Asset Management and Real Estate Brokerage.