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
Henderson Chamber of Commerce to host monthly network breakfast HENDERSON, Nev. – "Insights Into The Nonprofit Community" will be the topic of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Tuesday, Dec. 9, network breakfast, which will take place from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Terrace Banquet Halls, 1361 W. Warm Springs Road. Cass Palmer, president and CEO of the United Way, will present. … [Read more...] about Palmer of United Way to Discuss ‘Insights Into The Nonprofit Community’ During Dec. 9 Chamber event
United Way of Southern Nevada receives $1.3 million grant from Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) Phase 30 funding to distribute to local nonprofits. Allocated to 12 organizations across the Valley, these funds must be distributed to the community by March 31, 2013. "United Way is committed to meeting the emergency and immediate needs of the community, helping them to … [Read more...] about United Way Oversees $1.3 Million Grant from Emergency Food and Shelter Program to Local Nonprofits
“My first job was traveling around the intermountain west refinishing gym floors at high schools, junior high schools and churches. I probably lost a few brain cells breathing the toxic fumes but it gave me the desire to get my college degree as fast as possible. Hopefully the education made up for the lost brain cells.” Richard Bird • Regional Manager, Marcus & … [Read more...] about What was your very first job?