Fiesta Bowl CharitiesWishes for Teachers builds bridge to close Arizona classroom funding gap Desert Financial Fiesta Bowl Charities program celebrates five years By Terrance ThorntonTwitter: @ININEWSMANPosted 9/24/20 A fundamental keystone to what makes America a special place is equitable access to quality public education no matter where a young person calls home. But despite this agreed-upon truth, for … To Our Valued Readers – Visitors to our website will be limited to five stories per month unless they opt to subscribe. For $5.99, less than 20 cents a day, subscribers will receive unlimited access to the website, including access to our Daily Independent e-edition, which features Arizona-specific journalism and items you can’t find in our community print products, such as weather reports, comics, crossword puzzles, advice columns and so much more six days a week. Our commitment to balanced, fair reporting and local coverage provides insight and perspective not found anywhere else. Your financial commitment will help to preserve the kind of honest journalism produced by our reporters and editors. We trust you agree that independent journalism is an essential component of our democracy. Please click here to subscribe. Sincerely, Charlene Bisson, Publisher, Independent Newsmedia Please log in to continue E-mail Password Log in Need an account? Daily Independent subscribers If you subscribe to the Daily Independent, but do not yet have an online account, click here to create one. Non-subscribers Click here to see your options for becoming a subscriber.