As a new administration assumes leadership, non profits across the state brace for changes. From funding challenges to community engagement efforts, leaders of non profits recognize a need for flexibility in their operations moving forward. Recently, a group of non profit executives met to discuss the issues their industry faces and the state of the non profit industry. The … [Read more...] about Industry Focus: Philanthropy
LAS VEGAS – When the holidays come, most high school students celebrate a break from books and teachers. But for some 2,500 Clark County School District (CCSD) high school students who are homeless, displaced or disadvantaged, it is a time of stress because school is often the only place they have to find their next meal. In response, Project 150 is working to provide at … [Read more...] about Project 150 To Provide 3,000 Holiday Meals For Local Homeless High School Students
Las Vegas – One in six people in the Las Vegas area may not know where their next meal is coming from; Three Square and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF) are teaming up this August to help. At 5 p.m. on Wednesday, August 5, volunteers from local Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins franchisees will volunteer at Three Square Food Bank, as a part … [Read more...] about Three Square and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF) Focus on Hunger Relief in Las Vegas
Three Square will receive $20,000 grant to support local BackPack for Kids Program to help fight child food insecurity in Southern Nevada LAS VEGAS – Three Square Food Bank announced that they have received a $20,000 grant from The Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation (DDBRCF). In the second year of a three-year, $1,000,000 commitment, The DDBRCF is … [Read more...] about Three Square Food Bank and The Dunkin’ Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation Collaborate to Help Fight Child Hunger
As the state continues its steady economic recovery, Nevada’s non-profit organizations have gotten creative in order to fulfill their mission. Collaborative efforts move forward making industry leaders optimistic about the coming years. Executives representing several non-profits throughout the state recently met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the … [Read more...] about Industry Focus: Non-Profit
“My hope for 2013 is that we find a way to reduce the stigma of HIV/AIDS across the nation so that we may better combat this terrible disease.” Lea Carrasco-Zanini • Executive Director, Golden Rainbow - - “My hope is our company continues to grow and receives a television network deal to further our brand and athlete exposure. I also want to continue giving back to the … [Read more...] about What is your hope for 2013?