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...]

McDonald’s Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week with Free Breakfast Promotion

WHO: McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations WHAT:    In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, McDonald’s invites all Southern Nevada teachers to visit its restaurants from May 4 through May 8 to enjoy one small McCafé coffee and a breakfast sandwich free of charge with proof of a faculty I.D.. The complimentary breakfast promotion is available at participating Southern … [Read more...]

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...]

McDonald’s to Host Grand Re-opening Ceremony at Henderson Location

WHO:             McDonald’s WHAT:          Ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the grand re-opening of McDonald’s freshly remodeled location at College and Horizon Drive WHY:             McDonald’s invites community members to celebrate the grand re-opening of its newly renovated Southern Nevada location near College Drive and Horizon Drive with a special … [Read 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 2013. GLVAR President Heidi Kasama called … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Hosts Community Service Day, Now Accepting Applications for Future Volunteer Projects

McDonald’s is proud to continue its tradition of community-focused volunteerism in 2014 with a special community service day at the RMHC.

Southern Nevada restaurants to provide volunteer support to local nonprofit organizations   WHO:              McDonald’s WHAT:           Community Service Day at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas WHY:              McDonald’s is proud to continue its tradition of community-focused volunteerism in 2014 with a special community service day at … [Read more...]

Under the Big Top

Under the Big Top is presented by the UNLV TCA 490: Meeting & Events Capstone class and supported by donations from the community.

Las Vegas, NV – Join us for a night of fun, music and fundraising! The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) TCA 490 Capstone class will be hosting a silent auction and charity mixer on Tuesday, July 8, 2014. The event will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Tam Alumni Center on the UNLV Campus. This is an event for the whole family, with live music by Bill Binnings, and … [Read more...]

Organ Donation on the Rise in Nevada

Nevada Donor Network (NDN) saw its second consecutive record-breaking year in "all apsects" of organ donation, according to a recent statement. NDN received donations from 104 organ donors, 373 tissue donors and 632 cornea donors - totaling a 96% increase compared to 2011. “These significant increases are a testament to the heroism of our courageous donors and their … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Kicks Off Annual Ronald McDonald House Charities “Give a Hand” Fundraiser

McDonald’s announced the launch of its 12th annual “Give a Hand” fundraiser to support Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC).

LAS VEGAS, NV - McDonald’s announced the launch of its 12th  annual “Give a Hand” fundraiser to support Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC). From May 1 through 10, community members can support the charity by visiting participating McDonald’s restaurants and purchasing a paper hand valued at $1, $3 or $5. Paper hands purchased will also be displayed in participating … [Read more...]