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08/09/2016

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08/10/2016

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2017
2016

Innovative autism housing model breaks ground in Phoenix

12/16/2016 – The Jewish Week

First Place AZ Breaks Ground on Residential Property in Midtown

12/13/2016  – Downtown Phoenix Journal

First Place Breaks Ground on First Place Phoenix Property

12/09/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

Build A Brighter Future

12/08/2016 – Arizona Republic

$15M First Place-Phoenix breaks ground

12/07/2016 – AZ Big Media

First Place AZ Breaks Ground on $15 Million Project in Phoenix

12/07/2016 – Real Estate Daily News

First Place AZ Breaks Ground on 56 Apartments, Residential Training Program & National Leadership Institute in Phoenix

12/07/2016 – Commercial Executive Magazine

Phoenix group building apartment complex for autistic adults

12/06/2016 – KTAR

First Place AZ Break Ground on First Property in Phoenix

12/06/2016 – Camelback Real Estate Associates Inc

First Place AZ breaks ground on first property in Phoenix

12/06/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

First Place AZ breaks ground on new apartments for special needs

12/06/2016  – AZ Family – 3TV

First Place AZ breaks ground on new apartments for special needs

12/06/2016  – AZ Family – Ch.5

Home for adults with autism breaks ground in Phoenix

12/06/2016 – 12 News

Community Advocates Break Ground On Unique Housing Project in Phoenix

12/06/2016 – KJZZ

First Place AZ breaks ground on new apartments for special needs adults

12/06/2016 – WLOX

ULI Arizona Earns Award for Support of Residential Options for Adults with Autism

12/06/2016 – Commercial Executive Magazine

ULI Arizona Earns Top National District Council Impact Award

12/02/2016 – AZRE

First Place AZ is breaking ground

12/01/2016  – Arizona Jewish Life

First Place AZ to Break Ground on Dec. 6

11/29/2016  – Rose Law Group Reporter

First Place AZ to Break Ground on Dec. 6

11/29/2016 – Real Estate Daily News

First Place AZ’s New Phoenix Location

11/29/2016 – Frontdoors News

First Place AZ is Breaking Ground

11/22/2016 – Arizona Jewish Life

First Place Phoenix: Breaking New Ground

11/18/2016 – AZBEX

AZ Insider: Chair Hockey- Who Really Took First Place?

11/18/2016 – Arizona Foothills Magazine

Goodmans Chair Hockey Winners

11/09/2016 – Frontdoors News

Cresa Phoenix Dominates at the Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament

11/07/2016 – Real Estate Daily News

Cresa Phoenix Dominates at the Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament

11/03/2016 – Commercial Executive Magazine

Cresa Dominates at Goodmans Chair Hockey Tournament

11/03/2016 – AZRE

Chair Hockey for Charity

11/02/2016 – Jewish News

Chair Hockey Games Benefit First Place AZ

11/02/2016 – North Central News

First Place AZ Partners with Cox Communications to Open the Doors to a New Way of Living for Those with Autism

10/26/2016 – North Scottsdale Magazine

Goodmans Office Chair Hockey Tournament Returns October 20 to Benefit First Place AZ

10/19/2016 – Real Estate Daily News

Dignity-Backed Nonprofit Helps Adults with Autism Gain Independence

10/15/2016 – Catholic Health World

Goodmans Office Chair Hockey Tournament Returns Oct. 20 to Benefit First Place

10/14/2016 – Commercial Executive Magazine

First Place AZ Appoints Paradiz to Serve as National Leadership Institute Director

10/13/2016 – Paradise Valley Independent

First Place Appoints Val Paradiz as Institute Director

10/12/2016 – Frontdoors Magazine

Maricopa County Supervisors Approve Grants to Help Groups

10/06/2016 – Mesa Independent

First Place Elects Board Officers, New Board Member

09/29/2016 – Paradise Valley Independent

Goodmans’ Chair Hockey Tourney to Benefit First Place

09/28/2016 – Jewish News

The Phoenix IDA, Maricopa County IDA and Arizona Dept. of Housing are committing $1 million to support First Place AZ

09/23/2016 – Jewish News

Arizona Autism Nonprofit First Place Receives $1 Million from Local Groups

09/15/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

Autism Support in the Phoenix Area

09/15/2016 – PBS AZ Horizons

Goodmans Office Chair Hockey Tournament Returns October 20 to Benefit First Place AZ

09/14/2016 – Real Estate Daily News

Get Stoked for the Real Estate Industry Chair Hockey Tournament

09/14/2016 – AZRE

First Place AZ, Cox Communications Enter into $235K Partnership

09/08/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

First Place has Elected its New Board Officers and a New Board Member

08/30/2016  – Frontdoors Magazine

First Place Elects Board Officers, New Board Member

08/26/2016 – Arizona Business Magazine

Phoenix Organizations Creating Resources for Adults with Autism

08/14/2016 – Downtown Phoenix Journal

The Autism Epidemic – A Q&A with John Donvan and Caren Zucker

08/11/2016   – Goop

How Phoenix Became the Most Autism-Friendly City in the World

08/10/2016 – PBS NewsHour

Giving Adults with Autism the Skills to Build Independent Lives

08/09/2016 – PBS NewsHour

PBS Spotlights Valley Nonprofits, Phoenix Community for Supportive Autistic Environment

08/08/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

My Turn: Phoenix is a City with an Uncommon Gift

08/08/2016 – Arizona Republic

What Will Happen To Adult Children With Autism?

07/22/2016 – Forbes

First Place AZ Wins $50K for Autism Housing Project

07/06/2016 – AZ Jewish Life

Autism Speaks Awards $50,000

06/29/2016  – Frontdoors

Autism Speaks recently awarded $50,000 to First Place

06/24/2016 – AZBEX

Phoenix Autism Nonprofit Wins $50,000 from Autism Speaks

06/21/2016 – Phoenix Business Journal

Innovative Housing Model For People With Autism And Other Disabilities

05/12/16 – The Jewish Week

Ron Leinbach has been named to the board of directors of First Place

05/11/2016 – Jewish News

First Place® Announces New Board Member, Rob D. Leinbach

05/03/2016 – Commercial Executive Magazine

Ingredients for a Supportive Community – Different Brains

04/30/2016

Autism Speaks House to Home Prize Recipient

04/26/2016 – Autism Speaks

Helping Adults with Autism Live More Independent Lives

04/13/2016 – AZ Family

On the Spectrum – Higher Education for People with Autism

04/11/2016 – ARC Light

Opening Doors: Home Options for Adults with Autism & Other Special Abilities

04/01/2016 – Home Matters

Journalists Laud Work of SARRC in New Book

03/16/2016 – Jewish News

A World of Possibilities for Autism: Here, There, Everywhere

03/14/2016 – Different Brains

Meet the Authors of “In a Different Key: The Story of Autism”

02/23/2016 – Raising Arizona Kids

We Love Autistic Children – Until They Grow Up

02/21/2016 – The Arizona Republic

Let It Roll: New Options, More Choices for Adults with Autism

02/15/2016 – Different Brains

A Community Smiles: Building Hope for Adults With Autism

01/29/2016 – Different Brains

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