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...]

Eleventh Annual PENTA Charity Golf Classic Raises $125,000 for Southern Nevada Nonprofits

LAS VEGAS – The PENTA Building Group recently helped raise $125,000 for three local nonprofit organizations during its 11th annual Charity Golf Classic held at the Revere Golf Club in Henderson, Nevada. Participants of this year’s event included 336 golfers from 94 companies. These participants contributed through sponsorships and donations to raise funds for the Nevada … [Read more...]

McDonald’s to Host Fundraiser to Benefit Injured Police Officers Fund

WHO: McDonald’s Southern Nevada restaurants and the Clark County Injured Police Officers Fund WHAT: McDonald’s restaurants invite all community members to visit Southern Nevada restaurants on Tuesday, June 9 for a special fundraising event. During the event, McDonald’s Southern Nevada owner/operators will donate one dollar from the sale of any premium breakfast item to … [Read more...]

Colliers International – Las Vegas Raises More Than $75,000 at Annual Golf Tournament

Colliers International, announced that the company’s 21st Annual Links for Life Charity Golf Tournament raised more than $75,000.

LAS VEGAS – Mike Mixer, executive managing director of Colliers International – Las Vegas, announced that the company’s 21st Annual Links for Life Charity Golf Tournament raised more than $75,000 for various children’s charities in Southern Nevada. The 21st Annual Links for Life Charity Golf Tournament was held May 14 at the Las Vegas Country Club. Benefactors from across … [Read more...]

Dunkin’ Donuts to Host 2nd Annual Celebrity Restaurant Challenge Benefitting Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation’s Camp Cartwheel

Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas franchisees are turning over their restaurants to some very special individuals for a very special cause.

(LAS VEGAS) – Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas franchisees are turning over their restaurants to some very special individuals for a very special cause. Dunkin’ Donuts is hosting its second annual “Celebrity Restaurant Challenge” from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 6. Local celebrities and personalities will be working at select Dunkin’ Donuts locations to raise awareness for Nevada … [Read more...]

Westcare Nevada Awarded Nevada Women’s Philanthropy Grant

WestCare Nevada announced that its Women and Children’s Campus would be renovated as a result of a $350,000 grant from the Nevada Women’s Philanthropy.

Women and Children’s Campus to Get Much Needed Repairs as a Result Las Vegas – WestCare Nevada announced that its Women and Children’s Campus would be renovated as a result of a $350,000 grant from the Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP). The funds will allow for the replacement of the damaged campus roof and the installation of 55 new energy efficient windows and 13 doors. … [Read more...]

United Blood Services to Award 16 College Scholarships to Area High Schools

WHO:    United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT:    15th Annual Celebration of Life High School Awards and Scholarship Banquet WHY:        Approximately 6100 units of blood were donated during the 2014-2015 school year by students in Clark County and neighboring school districts as part of the United Blood Services High School Blood Drive Program. That number … [Read more...]

5,714 Pints of Blood Still Needed for United Blood Services’ Summer Kick-Off Challenge

LAS VEGAS – United Blood Services Nevada needs to collect more than 9,500 pints of blood and platelets before May 31 in order to ensure a steady and ample supply. As of May 14, we have collected 3,786 pints, 5,714 short of our ultimate goal. Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer for the blood bank, when donations unfortunately decrease just as the demand increases. In an … [Read more...]

McDonald’s to Host ‘I’m Lovin’ It’ Summer Book Drive on May 16 and 17

WHO:             McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations and nonprofit Spread the Word Nevada WHAT:          During the “I’m Lovin’ It” summer book drive, hosted by McDonald’s and Spread the Word Nevada, community members will receive a complimentary vanilla cone in exchange for donating new or gently used children’s books to any participating McDonald’s restaurant in … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Raises More Than $42,000 During Annual Green for Grads Scholarship Fundraising Event

LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s announced today a total of $42,829 was raised in Southern Nevada restaurants for the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas scholarship program during its fifth annual Green for Grads scholarship fundraising event on April 10, 2015. During the one-day scholarship fundraising event, 111 participating Southern Nevada restaurants pledged to … [Read more...]

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth received single largest donation of sack lunches and hygiene kits from Jack Link’s Protein Snacks

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks partnered with Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY) to provide local homeless youth with 2,000 non-perishable sack lunches and 6,000 hygiene kits during a volunteer project on May 5 at the SLS Hotel. This was the single largest donation of these basic survival items to the nonprofit organization, and means NPHY will be able to provide meals … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Customers Show Lovin’ to Greater Las Vegas Children, Families

LAS VEGAS – Paper Hearts will soon line the walls of restaurants in the greater Las Vegas area as the company kicks off its 13th annual fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC). As part of its refreshed focus on the “lovin’” piece of “i’m lovin’ it,” McDonald’s is renaming the former “Give a Hand” fundraiser to “lovin’ for RMHC.” All proceeds go to RMHC, … [Read more...]