2019 Common Ground Awards

November 1 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm$150 – $1850
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These awards, presented at our annual ceremony, recognize community leaders, projects and events demonstrating collaboration to the overall benefit of the community. Honoring more than 250 projects since 2004, this event sells out annually with more than 400 attendees.

Interested in Sponsorship opportunities? View the Packages here!

Email Emilia for more information on how to become a Sponsor for this prestigious event! 

The 2019 Common Ground Award Finalist Projects and Programs are:

Arizona Drought Contingency Plan Process
Benedictine Monastery Development
City of Tucson Planning and Development Services Department Tech Tools
DM50 Military Spouse Employment Initiative
Doubletree by Hilton at the Tucson Convention Center
H.S. Lopez Family Foundation Center for Opportunity
The Monier Building
NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl
Pima County/City of Tucson Opportunity Zones
Pima JTED Innovative Learning Campus
Pima Medical Institute Consolidated Campus
Project Ina Business Support Program
Reactivation of Jacome Plaza
Rule B Fix Legislation (S.B. 1248)
Saguaro Surgical Expansion in Harold Bell Wright Estates
Santa Cruz River Heritage Project
The Union on 6th
Town of Marana Sign Code Update
Twin Peaks/Blue Bonnet Sewer Project
Valencia/Kolb Road Intersection Improvement Project

Schedule of events for the evening:

5:30pm-6:00pm: Registration and Cocktails

5:30pm-7:00pm: Hors d’oeuvres, Entertainment (Casino + Raffle), Relationship Building

7:15pm-8:00pm: Welcome and Dinner

8:00pm-9:00pm: Awards Ceremony



November 1
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$150 – $1850


Metropolitan Pima Alliance (MPA)


JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa
3800 W Starr Pass Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85745 United States
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Unlimited available
Member Rate$150.00
Unlimited available
Non-Member Rate$165.00
Unlimited available
Sponsor a Table$1,850.00-10 Common G Tickets -Company name on table signage -20 raffle tickets -2 bottles of wine
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