The Pendergast Community Center Grand Opening & Community Forum Slated for
February 7, 2015


The Pendergast Community Center is a newly completed, state-of-the-art community resource center for families in the West Valley. The facility brings together health, fitness, social welfare and education organizations focused on meeting the diverse needs of families.

Designed to provide support for children, the Pendergast Community Center has a pediatric dental clinic and community medical clinic through Maricopa Integrated Health Systems; a First Things First Family Resource Center to provide parent education opportunities; and a recreation center to provide school age children with quality before and after school programming, as well as, providing a fun and safe place to be during school breaks.

Dignitaries from the Pendergast Elementary School District; the municipalities of Glendale, Phoenix and Avondale; First Things First; Maricopa Integrated Health Systems; and other community partners are expected to be in attendance at the Grand Opening and Community Forum.

The Phoenix Fire Department Baby Shots Immunization Program will be on hand from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to provide FREE vaccinations to all children 6 months to 18 years of age.

NOTE: Immunization records must be brought with you to the event.

Flu vaccine will be available for everyone 18 to 64 years old weather you have insurance or not. In addition to vaccinations, the City of Phoenix Head Start Program will be at the PCC testing children for toxic levels of lead in the system.

The event is designed to provide the community and partners with a chance to visit the Pendergast Community Center in an open house format. Student performances, community partner exhibits and food will also be part of the festivities.

The Grand Opening for the Pendergast Community Center and Second Community Forum is scheduled for February 7, 2015 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at 10550 W. Mariposa Street Phoenix, AZ 85037 (623) 772-2319.