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...]

“Homeless Youth in the Alley” Bowling Tournament Supports Homeless Youth May 31

Have fun and support homeless youth in Southern Nevada by gathering some friends to form a bowling team or bowling on your own. The Fifth Annual “Homeless Youth in the Alley” bowling tournament will be Saturday, May 31 at the Suncoast Bowling Center, located on 9090 Alta Drive. “Homeless Youth in the Alley” is a… [More...]

Historic Train Depot in Reno to House Combined Brewery and Distillery

The historic Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Depot in Reno will house the Silver State’s first combined brewery and distillery. This is according to a statement released by Reno natives Chris Shanks and Brandon Wright, who have partnered with a “long-time Nevada family” to transform the downtown building. The business, dubbed The Depot Craft Provisions Company, is expected… [More...]

Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth Launches Seventh Annual Plastic Food Drive

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY), a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing assistance and resources to homeless teenagers in Southern Nevada, is pleased to publicly announce the organization’s Seventh Annual Plastic Food Drive. The drive will run from now through Tuesday, Nov. 26. As families prepare their menus for Thanksgiving, a growing… [More...]

Nevada Women’s Philanthropy Grants $350,000 to Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

LAS VEGAS – Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY) is pleased to announce that Nevada Women’s Philanthropy has elected to award its annual Impact Grant to NPHY in the amount of $350,000, for the expansion of NPHY’s William Fry Youth Drop-In Center on Shirley Street in Las Vegas. NPHY is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing assistance and resources to… [More...]

Windermere Taking Day to Help Homeless Youth in Southern Nevada

Dozens of Nevada real estate professionals are taking Oct. 18 off. But they aren’t calling in sick. Instead they will spend the day providing service to Street Teens, a non-profit that assists homeless, abandoned, and at-risk youth in in Las Vegas. Windermere Real Estate announced its three local offices will close from 9 a.m. to… [More...]

Recycled Rides to Donate Two Refurbished Vehicles to Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth

LAS VEGAS –  Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth (NPHY), a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing assistance and resources to homeless teenagers in Southern Nevada, announced the organization will receive a generous donation of two newly refurbished vehicles from members of the National Auto Body Council during the NACE Conference and Expo at Mandalay Bay Convention Center… [More...]

MassMedia Corporate Communications Promotes Amanda Arentsen to Account Executive

Paula Yakubik announced the promotion of Amanda Arentsen to account executive.

HENDERSON, Nev. – Paula Yakubik, managing partner of MassMedia Corporate Communications, a full-service public relations, advertising and marketing firm, announced the promotion of Amanda Arentsen to account executive. In her new role, Arentsen is responsible for leading integrated communications strategies in the areas of media relations, social media and community outreach. She will handle several high-profile… [More...]

DJs for PJs Aims to Raise 8,000 Pairs of New PJs Friday, April 26, 2013

Nevada Business Press Releases for April 1st

The eleventh-annual DJS for PJS event is scheduled for Friday, April 26, 2013, from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. The daylong event is designed to collect new pajamas for children in crisis and benefits charities throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Local disk jockeys will encourage corporate and individual donations by broadcasting from four on-site locations,… [More...]