The Children’s Cabinet Celebrates 17th Annual Art of Childhood Fundraiser

The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together.

Founder Michael Dermody is recipient of the Dixie May Philanthropy Award The Children’s Cabinet’s has reason to celebrate its longstanding work in the community, keeping children safe and families together. The 17th annual Art of Childhood fundraising gala will take place Friday, September 18th at The Governor’s Mansion. Attendees will enjoy an evening in a tented garden … [Read more...]

Centennial Toyota Rallies to Raise Funds for Childhood Cancer Patients: Team Members Shave Head for Kids

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday.

Centennial Toyota and its customers showed their support for kids with cancer at its Third Annual Centennial Shave Off last Friday. Anthony Woods, general manager of the dealership, hosted customers as they and Centennial Toyota team members got their heads shaved by young cancer survivors, with assistance from a professional hair dresser, to benefit the nonprofit … [Read more...]

Project 150 Hosts Sept. 3 Open House: Charity Unveiling New 8,000-Square-Foot Warehouse and Betty’s Showroom

To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 3, at 3600 N. Rancho Drive.

LAS VEGAS – With more than 2,100 homeless high school students in the Las Vegas Valley, many of whom don’t have basic necessities to start the school year, Project 150 is expanding to meet the growing need for its services. To show just how Project 150 helps local teens in need, it is holding an open house from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, at its new building at … [Read more...]

16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is preparing for its 16th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Members of the community and supporters are invited to sample delicious wines and delectable cuisine while enjoying … [Read more...]

25th Anniversary Superhero Race and Event for Kids with Cancer: Sign up for race, walk, fun Sept. 12 at Exploration Park at Mountain’s Edge

The 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race will be Saturday, Sept. 12.

A chance meeting between a local baseball executive and pediatric cancer patient 25 years ago set in motion the biggest local fundraiser for children with cancer and their families and the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada. Called the 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan this year to commemorate the quarter-century milestone, the race, one-mile … [Read more...]

Centennial Toyota Hosts Head-Shaving Event in Honor of Children Battling Cancer: Third Annual “Shave Off” benefits Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada

2014 Cenntenial Toyota Shave Off

Centennial Toyota hosts the Third Annual Centennial Shave Off event on Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Young cancer patients – Dace Ash Davis, age 5, and Taylor Hammond, age 7 – will shave the head of a member of the dealership’s executive team and others as part of a company-wide fundraiser in conjunction with its support of the upcoming 25th Anniversary Superhero 5K with Chet … [Read more...]

$50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Donation to Cure 4 The Kids Foundation Will Create Statewide Pediatric Cancer Registry

Hyundai Hope on Wheels presented Cure 4 The Kids Foundation with a $50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Impact Award on August 12, 2015.

Las Vegas - Hyundai Hope on Wheels presented Cure 4 The Kids Foundation with a $50,000 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Impact Award on August 12, 2015. Cure 4 The Kids Foundation is one of 22 recipients of a 2015 Hyundai Impact Award in recognition of the institution’s proven track record in serving families affected by pediatric cancer. In 2015, Hope on Wheels will award more than … [Read more...]

Partnership with Bank of America Opens Five New Goodwill of Southern Nevada Donation Locations

Partnership with Bank of America Opens Five New Goodwills

For the first time in Goodwill of Southern Nevada’s 40-year history in the greater Las Vegas area, a local bank is donating space at multiple branches for convenient attended donation locations for the local nonprofit. As of August 3, 2015, five new freestanding Goodwill donation locations are officially open in the parking lots at the following Bank of America branches … [Read more...]

Three Square and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF) Focus on Hunger Relief in Las Vegas

Three Square and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF) are teaming up to help.

Las Vegas – One in six people in the Las Vegas area may not know where their next meal is coming from; Three Square and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF) are teaming up this August to help. At 5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 5, volunteers from local Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins franchisees will volunteer at Three Square Food Bank, as a part … [Read more...]

March of Dimes Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to Nevada State Bank CEO

March of Dimes recently presented Dallas Haun, CEO of Nevada State Bank, with a Lifetime Achievement Award for contributions to the organization.

LAS VEGAS – March of Dimes recently presented Dallas Haun, chairman and CEO of Nevada State Bank, with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the organization dedicated to improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects, and reducing premature births and infant mortality. Phil Kalsman, state director of the Nevada Chapter of March of Dimes, … [Read more...]

Bank of Nevada Collecting School Supplies for Hundreds of Students in Need

The 2015 Bank of Nevada School Supply Drive lets employees, customers, and general public provide the supplies many students will need this school year.

  The public is invited to help provide school supplies for hundreds of Southern Nevada students whose parents may have difficulty providing the basic supplies their child will need. The 2015 Bank of Nevada School Supply Drive, happening August 10, 2015 through August 28, 2015, is a chance for Bank of Nevada employees, customers as well as the general public to … [Read more...]

Wine & Ribs For the Community Health Alliance

Community Health Alliance (CHA) will hold its fourth annual Wine & Ribs fundraiser at Bartley Ranch Regional Park at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15.

Fourth annual benefit supports access to medical and dental care for low-income and uninsured Nevadans Reno, Nev. – Community Health Alliance (CHA) will hold its fourth annual Wine & Ribs fundraiser at Bartley Ranch Regional Park at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 15. Proceeds from the event will support CHA in its mission to provide medical and dental care for low-income and … [Read more...]

Nathan Adelson Hospice Partners with Grant Morris Dodds Law Firm to Collect ‘Back to School’ Supplies for Local Elementary Schools

Nathan Adelson Hospice partnered with Grant Morris Dodds law firm for its annual ‘Back to School Drive’ to help local students in the 2015/2016 school year.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, has partnered with Grant Morris Dodds law firm for its annual ‘Back to School Drive’ to help local students in the 2015/2016 school year. From now until Aug. 21, the hospice and law firm locations will serve as drop-off points for much-needed school supplies for the students at Robert L. Taylor and … [Read more...]

Reno’s Third Annual Hemophilia Walk & 5K Planned for September 12!

Northern Nevadans will be running to raise funds and awareness for those affected by inherited bleeding disorders during the 2015 Hemophilia Walk & 5K.

For the third year in a row, Northern Nevadans will be walking or running to raise critical funds and awareness for those affected by inherited bleeding disorders during the 2015 Hemophilia Walk & 5K. The one mile walk and 5K are scheduled for Saturday, September 12, 2015 at Virginia Lake Park in Reno. Participants are strongly encouraged to register for the walk at … [Read more...]

United Blood Services to Host Blood Drive at Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall

WHO: United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT: Community blood drive at Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall WHY: Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed in Las Vegas year-round. All donors at this blood drive will receive two vouchers to the Firelight Buffet at Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall. Restrictions Apply. As Southern Nevada’s … [Read more...]

Station Casinos and Grand Canyon Development Partners Team Up to Provide New Headquarters to Southern Nevada Children First

LAS VEGAS  – Southern Nevada Children First (SNCF), a nonprofit that addresses the needs of Nevada’s homeless pregnant and parenting youth and young adults, will be welcoming a new home thanks to Station Casinos and Grand Canyon Development Partners. The new facility, located at 3755 W. Lake Mead Blvd. in North Las Vegas, will serve as the headquarters for Southern Nevada … [Read more...]

Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas to Hold Bottled Water Drive for the Salvation Army

  Locations collecting cases of bottled water to be distributed to the homeless during the summer months LAS VEGAS – The heat is on in Las Vegas, and for local organizations such as the Salvation Army serving Southern Nevada, keeping a full supply of water for the homeless population can be a challenge. To help meet this need, Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, … [Read more...]

United Blood Services to Host Independence Day Blood Drive at Rampart Casino and JW Marriott

WHO:  United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT: Community blood drive at the Rampart Casino at the Resort at Summerlin and JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa WHY:  Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed in Las Vegas year-round, but summer is especially difficult. In order to help convince donors to give this holiday weekend, all donors at this … [Read more...]

Table 34 Helps Both Three Square & Opportunity Village During Restaurant Week

Table 34 Las Vegas is once again participating in Restaurant Week for its dinner service through June 26, with some proceeds benefiting Three Square.

Table 34 Las Vegas is once again participating in Restaurant Week for its dinner service through June 26, with some proceeds benefiting Three Square. Since its inception in 2007, Las Vegas Restaurant Week has raised nearly $1 million for Three Square, including nearly $170,282 in 2014. 100 percent of the proceeds collected from participating restaurants benefits Three Square … [Read more...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy and Desert Valley Therapy Host School Supply Drive to Benefit Ronnow Elementary School

Las Vegas – As part of their commitment to changing lives, Matt Smith Physical Therapy and Desert Valley Therapy, both ATI Physical Therapy companies, are hosting a school supply drive from June 15-26 to benefit Ronnow Elementary School. The public is invited to participate by dropping off supplies at any of the Matt Smith Physical Therapy or Desert Valley Therapy locations. … [Read more...]