McDonald’s to Host Annual Green for Grads Scholarship Fundraising Event

WHO:       McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations WHAT:   McDonald’s is hosting its fifth annual Green for Grads scholarship fundraising event. During the one-day event, all participating Southern Nevada restaurants will donate $1 from every Extra Value MealÒ purchased locally. Funds raised will benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas scholarship … [Read more...]

MGM Resorts Foundation Donates $30,000 to WestCare Foundation’s Women and Children’s Campus Following Women’s Leadership Conference

The MGM Resorts Foundation has awarded WestCare Foundation a $30,000 grant for its Women and Children's Campus.

Funds to be used toward Women and Children's Campus in Las Vegas  Las Vegas – In a generous move that reflects the importance of women helping other women in Southern Nevada, The MGM Resorts Foundation has awarded WestCare Foundation a $30,000 grant for its Women and Children's Campus. The campus, located at 5659 Duncan Drive in Las Vegas, houses women and children who … [Read more...]

Have Dessert on St. Patrick’s Night at Table 34 Las Vegas

Table 34 Las Vegas, located at 600 E. Warm Springs Road, is helping Brownie Troupe #28 on St. Patrick's Day - March 17, 2015.

Table 34 Las Vegas, located at 600 E. Warm Springs Road, is helping Brownie Troupe #28 on St. Patrick's Day - March 17, 2015. Proceeds from Chef Wes Kendrick's special evening dessert "Thin Mint Sundae for Two" ($8.50) will support Brownie Troupe #28.  St. Patrick's Day-themed after-dinner drinks will be available to accompany the dessert. The restaurant also plans cocktail … [Read more...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hosting Food Drive To Benefit Three Square

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy is set to begin its fourth annual food drive benefitting Three Square. From March 16-27, Matt Smith Physical Therapy again will be collecting non-perishable food at each of its Southern Nevada locations. Last year, the company collected 2,371 pounds of food, helping create 2,276 meals that were given to Three Square’s more than 600 … [Read more...]

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

WHO: United Blood Services (UBS) 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. All donors at this blood drive will receive one Rampart Buffet voucher and be entered for a chance to win various … [Read more...]

United Blood Services to Host Blood Drive at Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel on Feb. 27

WHO:  United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT:  Blood drive at Eastside Cannery Casino Hotel WHY:  Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed in Las Vegas year-round. All donors 21 and over will receive a voucher for two to the Eastside Cannery’s Cannery Row Buffet. As Southern Nevada’s community blood provider, United Blood Services relies on … [Read more...]

Las Vegas Community Gives Big to Families at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas community came together in a big way on Saturday, Jan. 31 for the 14th Annual Food Drive for Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Greater Las Vegas. Residents donated more than 18,000 pounds of food and supplies at local Smith’s Food and Drug Stores. Raffle tickets for a Golden Nugget staycation were sold. Raffle ticket sales, donations and gift … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Announces ‘Buy-One-Give-One Big Mac’ Promotion to Benefit Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

WHO:      McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations WHAT:  McDonald’s is teaming up with Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY), a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing assistance and resources to homeless teenagers in Southern Nevada, for its ‘Buy-One-Give-One Big Mac’ promotion. During the one-day fundraiser, McDonald’s will donate a voucher for one … [Read more...]

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth Previews One of Country’s Most Comprehensive Homeless Youth Drop-In Centers

The NPHY newly expanded Drop-In Center is the culmination of a unique partnership between three charitable organizations.

One of the country’s most comprehensive drop-in centers for homeless youth is opening, and it is located in Las Vegas. The Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth’s (NPHY) newly expanded Drop-In Center is the culmination of a unique partnership between three charitable organizations – NPHY, Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) and HomeAid Southern Nevada (HASN) – that has resulted … [Read more...]

Evening of Hope Epicurean Experience Benefits Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada on March 6

Evening of Hope epicurean-style experience and cocktail reception fundraiser will raise money for the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada.

A night of culinary tastes from top Las Vegas restaurants, beautiful and heart-warming children’s art, great silent and live auction prizes and good friends gathering for a good cause is planned to help children with cancer. An Evening of Hope will be Friday, March 6 at 6 p.m. at the World Market Center, located at 495 S. Grand Central Pkwy, on the 16th Floor at … [Read more...]

Evil Dead the Musical & Cosmic Comics Host a Blood Drive with United Blood Services

WHO:           United Blood Services of Las Vegas, Evil Dead the Musical and Cosmic Comics WHAT:        Evil Dead the Musical offers two free tickets to their show at Blood Drive. 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 tickets to see Evil Dead The … [Read more...]

United Blood Services to Host Blood Drive at The Orleans Hotel & Casino

WHO:             United Blood Services of Las Vegas (UBS) WHAT:       The Orleans Hotel & Casino to offer a free buffet voucher at Blood Drive WHY:  Find the hero in you! Volunteer blood donors are needed in Las Vegas year-round. All donors 21 and older at this blood drive will receive a breakfast or lunch voucher for one to the French Market Buffet. … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Donated More Than 5,000 Non-Perishable Food Items to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Just in time for the holidays, Nevada State Bank donated more than 5,000 non-perishable food items, or 11.5 barrels, to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission

LAS VEGAS – Just in time for the holidays, Nevada State Bank donated more than 5,000 non-perishable food items, or 11.5 barrels, to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission – 50 items more than the amount collected in last year’s drive. The donation is the result of contributions from bank colleagues and the community. “The Las Vegas Rescue Mission is a tremendous asset to our … [Read more...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Collects More Than 300 Toys for Light of the World Childhood Cancer Foundation

Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently completed its annual toy drive, which benefited Light of the World Childhood Cancer Foundation.Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently completed its annual toy drive, which benefited Light of the World Childhood Cancer Foundation.

Las Vegas - Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently completed its annual toy drive, which benefited Light of the World Childhood Cancer Foundation, an organization that aims to provide programs to those affected by childhood cancer that give spiritual, emotional and financial support, and assist families with finding resources to address practical concerns. The company collected … [Read more...]

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth Hosts Public Block Party for Grand Opening of Expanded Drop-In Center: Free Event is Jan. 31 From 11am – 3pm

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY) is inviting the public to a block party to celebrate the grand opening of its expanded Drop-In Center.

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY) is inviting the public to a block party to celebrate the grand opening of its expanded Drop-In Center on Saturday, Jan. 31 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The free event will feature entertainment, games and other activities for all ages, tours, food and more. The Drop-In Center is located at 4981 Shirley Street, across from UNLV off of … [Read more...]

Henderson Chamber Helps Make Holiday Wishes a Reality

Sponsorship of surprises for young girl example of Community Day events HENDERSON, Nev. – Every year the Henderson Chamber of Commerce hosts Community Days, where the membership works to give back to the community. The end of the year brings the most poignant service project yet – making a young girl’s holiday dreams come true. Justianna (her last name has been withheld … [Read more...]

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth Gets Holiday Boost from New Song Church

Donations for NPYH -The day before the concert

Congregants held concerts, donation drive to help homeless kids To help clothe and feed homeless kids, members of the New Song Church held Christmas concerts and a donation drive for beneficiaries of Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth.  There was an overwhelming response with a truckload of youth clothing, fast food restaurant and grocery store gift cards, travel-sized … [Read more...]

MassMedia Raises 4,500 Pounds of Food to Assist Local Families in Need

LAS VEGAS – MassMedia, a full-service public relations, advertising and marketing firm with offices in Las Vegas and Irvine, California, raised 4,500 pounds of food including 86 turkeys, for Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada during its fourth annual Feeding the Masses Thanksgiving Food Drive. According to Leslie Carmine, media and community relations director for … [Read more...]

Thirteen year old Boy Scout, Phillip Bouchard Jr., Oversees the Collection of One of the Largest Individual Donations to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas

RMHC is pleased to announce that during this holiday season it have received one of our largest individual donations by a 13 year old Boy Scout,

Phillip surpassed his goal of collecting 800 items, by gathering 1,478 items and over $1,400.00 in gift cards in donations. LAS VEGAS, NV –Ronald Charities of Greater L.V.  is pleased to announce that during this holiday season we have received one of our largest individual donations by a 13 year old Boy Scout, by Phillip Bouchard Jr.. Phillip is working towards his Eagle … [Read more...]

Leadership Henderson Mixer to Benefit Toys for Tots Program

Holiday event to collect new toys for U.S. Marine Corps Reserve charity Dec. 18 HENDERSON, Nev. – Leadership Henderson and the Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host a mixer to benefit the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at Miller’s Henderson Ale House, 594 Stephanie St. Open to the public, the annual event will give … [Read more...]