Nevada State Bank Raise Funds for American Heart Association

Nevada State Bank is showing its heart by raising money for the American Heart Association (AHA).

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank is showing its heart by raising money for the American Heart Association (AHA). Bank branches throughout the state are selling “hearts” for $1, $5, $25 or even $100. The funds raised benefit the work of the AHA in Nevada, and the hearts will be on sale through the end of… [More...]

Nevada State Bank and “Eye Care 4 Kids” Helping Nevada Students See Their Way to Success

Nevada State Bank donated $25,000 to Eye Care 4 Kids, a nonprofit group that provided free eyeglasses to more than 1,500 low-income school children.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank recently donated $25,000 to Eye Care 4 Kids, a nonprofit group that provided free eyeglasses to more than 1,500 low-income Southern Nevada school children last school year. Eye Care 4 Kids was founded in 2001 by pediatric optician Joseph Carbone to provide badly needed vision care services to low-income… [More...]

Downtown Summerlin Job Fair; Three Nonprofits Partner to Help Homeless Youth

Downtown Summerlin Announces Upcoming Job Fair The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) announced details for the highly-anticipated job fair for Downtown Summerlin. Job seekers will be able to learn about and apply for jobs in the Summerlin Ballroom at Red Rock Resort on Wednesday, August 27 from 11am – 7pm. [Read More...] Three Nonprofits Work Together to… [More...]

Balloons With A Twist & HalloweenMart Collaborate to Plan September Celebration and Sept. 20th Anniversary Party  

Two valley businesses are collaborating for a month-long event that will benefit local charities and culminate with an anniversary party at HalloweenMart.

Two valley businesses are celebrating their 20th years in business by collaborating for a month-long event that will benefit four local charities and culminate with an anniversary party on Saturday, September 20 at HalloweenMart. The joint Balloons With A Twist/HalloweenMart 20th Anniversary Party will take place from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at HalloweenMart, 6230… [More...]

Santa Fe Station Hotel & Casino’s Summer Blood Drive Helps Save Lives

Santa Fe Station Hotel & Casino’s upcoming drive is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24 at 4949 N Rancho Drive in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas - Lifeguards aren’t the only ones who will be saving lives this summer, the residents of Las Vegas will too, by donating blood. Unfortunately, during the hot months of the year donors often are in short supply. Many are on vacation or out having fun in the sun. “It’s no secret,” said Paul Milakeve,… [More...]

‘15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Community members and supporters are invited to sample popular wines and delectable cuisine… [More...]

Golf Summerlin Lights Up the Night for Three Square Food Banks Oct. 11

Golf Summerlin is excited to host the second annual Glow Ball night golf event benefiting Three Square Food Bank’s Backpacks for Kids Program

LAS VEGAS – Golf Summerlin is excited to host the second annual Glow Ball night golf event benefiting Three Square Food Bank’s Backpacks for Kids Program Oct. 11. The evening golf event, held at Eagle Crest Golf Course, is perfect for golfers of all skill levels and ages. Event registration is $45 per person and includes a $20 donation… [More...]

Wet‘n’Wild Offers End-of-Season Specials: Discounted Admission for School Supplies; Free Admission for Military, Veterans, First Responders; Special Labor Day Weekend All-You-Can-Eat BBQ

Several end-of-season specials will be available prior to Wet‘n’Wild closing for its second season on Sept. 28.

LAS VEGAS – School may be going back into session, but the fun is not over at Wet‘n’Wild Las Vegas.  Several end-of-season specials will be available prior to the water park closing for its second season on Sept. 28.  Events include a School Supplies Donation Drive, Salute to Heroes, and an all-you-can-eat barbecue to celebrate Labor Day. School… [More...]

Three Nonprofts Work Together to Help Homeless Youth – Pouring the “Foundation for Success” with Expanded Drop-In Center at Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth, Nevada Women’s Philanthropy and HomeAid Southern Nevada poured the foundation for the NPHY Drop-In Center.

In a rare partnership between three charitable organizations, members from Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY), Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) and HomeAid Southern Nevada (HASN) came together to pour the foundation of success as the construction began on the new expansion for the NPHY Drop-In Center. NPHY’s first priority is to meet youths’ immediate needs… [More...]

United Blood Services Announces Urgent Need for Type O Blood Donors

United Blood Services announced an urgent appeal for type O blood donors, blood centers across the country that are encouraging blood donors to step up.

LAS VEGAS – United Blood Services announced an urgent appeal for type O blood donors, joining a growing number of blood centers across the country that are encouraging blood donors to step up and help out during the final weeks of August. United Blood Services has three fixed center locations across the valley and various mobile… [More...]

Educating, Connecting Entrepreneurs; Median Home Price Hits $200,000; 5K to Raise Funds for Kids with Cancer

Las Vegas Will Launch 1 Million Cups to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs 1 Million Cups, a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs, launched in Las Vegas on Wednesday,  August 13. The weekly event will be located in the inNEVation Center, powered by Switch. 1 Million Cups is a weekly gathering that is building startup communities… [More...]

The Orleans Hotel & Casino Summer Blood Drive Saves Lives

The Orleans Hotel & Casino’s upcoming blood drive is from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 at 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas - Lifeguards aren’t the only ones who will be saving lives this summer. The residents of Las Vegas will too, by donating blood. Unfortunately, during the hot months of the year, donors often are in short supply. Many are on vacation or out having fun in the sun. “It’s no secret,” said Paul Milakeve,… [More...]

Table 34 Offers Complimentary Appetizer for Donation to Muscular Dystrophy Association through September 3, 2014

Table 34 Las Vegas is offering a complimentary appetizer to each guest donating $10 or more to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Table 34 Las Vegas, located at 600 East Warm Springs Road, is offering a complimentary appetizer to each guest donating $10 or more to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) through September 3, 2014. The complimentary appetizer selections include seared beef satay with cabernet reduction, crispy shrimp with cole slaw and cider glaze, gourmet cheese plate with… [More...]

Cannery Hotel & Casino Summer Blood Drive Saves Lives

The Cannery Hotel & Casino’s upcoming blood drive will be saving lives this summer.

Las Vegas - Lifeguards aren’t the only ones who will be saving lives this summer, the residents of Las Vegas will too, by donating blood. Unfortunately, during the hot months of the year, donors often are in short supply. Many are on vacation or out having fun in the sun. “It’s no secret,” said Paul Milakeve,… [More...]

Texas Station Gambling Hall & Casino Summer Blood Drive Helps Save Lives

United Blood Services has found that during the hot months of the year donors often are in short supply.

Las Vegas - Lifeguards aren’t the only ones who will be saving lives this summer, the residents of Las Vegas will too, by donating blood. Unfortunately, during the hot months of the year donors often are in short supply. Many are on vacation or out having fun in the sun. “It’s no secret,” said Paul Milakeve,… [More...]

Table 34 Las Vegas’ August Anniversary Menu Benefits Three Square Las Vegas

Table 34 Las Vegas is celebrating its anniversary by donating a portion of proceeds from each anniversary menu purchase to Three Square food bank.

Table 34 Las Vegas is celebrating its 10th anniversary and is donating a portion of proceeds from each anniversary menu purchase to Three Square food bank in the month of August. Chef Wes Kendrick’s August menu, which also includes selections from Table 34′s new vegan menu, includes options for $40.14 and $50.14, with $5 benefiting Three… [More...]

Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas Franchisees Partner with The Shade Tree to Hold School Supplies Drive for Shelter Children

Items Collected during drive will help supply the shelter’s annual “Back to School Shopping” event WHAT:             Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees are extending a helping hand by hosting a school supplies drive for The Shade Tree. Beginning on August 1 and running through August 14, 2014, guests can donate school supplies to any of the Southern Nevada Dunkin’… [More...]

PENTA Raises $120,000 for Southern Nevada Nonprofits with Charity Golf Tournament

LAS VEGAS – The PENTA Building Group, a nationally recognized general contractor based in Las Vegas, recently raised $120,000 for local nonprofit organizations during its 10th annual Charity Golf Classic at the Revere Golf Club in Henderson, Nevada. Tournament participants raised funds through sponsorships and donations to support the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (NCCF), the Women’s… [More...]

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

UBS currently has a need for all blood types, especially O negative.

WHO: United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT: Blood drive at Sam’s Town Hotel and 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 free vouchers to the Firelight Buffet. As Southern Nevada’s community blood provider, United Blood… [More...]

United Blood Services to Host Blood Drive at Fiesta Henderson  

As Southern Nevada’s community blood provider, United Blood Services relies on blood donations to make sure blood is available for anyone who needs it.

WHO:              United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT:           Blood drive at the Fiesta Henderson WHY:              Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed in Las Vegas year-round. All donors will receive a voucher for a free midday sightseeing cruise courtesy of Lake Mead Cruises. As Southern Nevada’s community blood provider, United Blood Services… [More...]

VEA Encourages Community to Support Fill the Bucket Truck School Supply Drive on Aug. 2

PAHRUMP, Nev. – In an effort to support schools in southwestern Nevada, Valley Electric Association, Inc. (VEA), a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Pahrump, will host its annual Fill the Bucket Truck School Supply Drive on Aug. 2 at multiple locations in Pahrump. VEA encourages community members to participate by donating during the charitable event, which… [More...]

Vegas Home Prices Rise, Market Sees More Traditional Buyers

The median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900 – the highest mark since September 2008. This is according to recent statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). The median price is 2.5 percent higher than May and up over 14 percent compared to June… [More...]