At the core of Black Phoenix Group is a commitment to community, environment, and philanthropic endeavors. It's our mission to leave a positive impact in every way possible, both with our clients and the community we are a part of.
As a progressive firm, it's our responsibility to continue to grow this portion of our business -- as well as facilitate ways that others can work with us to be better. We care about what we do and how we impact those around us. That's why this part of our business is so important.
ZBH Courageous Award
The ZBH Courageous Scholarship was founded in 2017 to benefit LGBTQ students across Iowa, who create safe, supportive, and nurturing learning environments and communities. The scholarship is named for its founder, Zachary Bales-Henry. The scholarship is for $1,000 and can be spent on any educational need, including tuition, room & board, books, and/or supplies.
The ZBH Scholarship was founded in 2016 to benefit students with a documented learning disability who would like to attend a college or university. This is available to students who attend Lincoln High School in Des Moines, Iowa. The scholarship is named for its founder, Zachary Bales-Henry. The scholarship is for $1,000 and can be spent on any educational need, including tuition, room & board, books, and/or supplies.
Our approach to life and business is that we should give back as much as we take. It's this guiding principle that continues to shape the Brokerage that is Black Phoenix Group. Service is at the foundation of our organization. Currently, the owner sits on the Board of Iowa Safe Schools, and has previously served as a Councilmember in Winsor Heights; as well as on the Board of Guardian Scholars Foundation.
The Black Phoenix Group is committed to the longterm sustainability of our environment. We realize that as a business, it's our responsibility to lessen our impact; this is why at the foundation of our company is a commitment to be more climate-conscious.
We've reduced our need for paper by creating a process that relies entirely on technology. The decisions we make and the businesses we partner with are also a factor. Meaning, we go one step further and try to utilize companies and services that share our mindset.
Lastly, we've consolidated our footprint to be as small and efficient as possible by creating a live/ work office. Our goal is to continue to lessen our impact on the environment while also being an example for not only the real estate industry but other small businesses.