The Moonridge Foundation’s 5th Annual Philanthropy Leaders Summit will be held as a virtual summit on Friday, September 18 in place of its regularly scheduled in-person event. The summit is a gathering for corporate funders and family foundations, along with local, statewide, and national philanthropists to hear about the latest trends and best practices in giving. Knowing the … [Read more...] about Khan Academy to Headline Philanthropy Leaders Summit
Congratulations to the 2016 Family Owned Business Finalists The Family Owned Business Awards began in 2010 as a way to recognize hardworking families throughout Nevada. Having now honored over 300 companies, the event has grown and pays tribute to businesses throughout the state. Without the support of the event’s corporate sponsor, Nevada State Bank (NSB), the Family Owned … [Read more...] about Family Owned Businesses 2016
Corporate giving is not static and unchanging, but rather an evolving process dependent on economic realities for companies that choose to give back to the communities in which they’re doing business. “It’s a concept of partnership,” said Michael Brown, executive director and vice president of corporate affairs, Barrick North America. “We’re in the mining business, but we’re … [Read more...] about Giving Back
LAS VEGAS – A report from The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank shows that Las Vegans and Nevadans are now leading the nation in increased generosity, giving to good causes at a rate increasing faster than in other cities and states. The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank released the 22nd edition of its High Net Worth Report series today. This edition, which focuses on … [Read more...] about Report from the Private Bank by Nevada State Bank Shows Wealthiest Nevadans Giving Back More
The 2015 JDRF Hope Gala honors Julie Murray, who strengthens our community by helping address some of Southern Nevada’s most intractable challenges. She has found success launching and assisting innovative nonprofit groups and advising philanthropists. Like JDRF, she embraces best practices and professional administration as cornerstones of her work. After playing key … [Read more...] about JDRF Honors Julie Murray
LAS VEGAS – An annual gathering of philanthropy leaders will shed insight on the best practices, trends and current strategies making an impact on the local and national philanthropic landscape. The Fourth Annual Philanthropy Leaders Summit, founded and led by Moonridge Group, will be held at Las Vegas City Hall on Feb. 6 and will educate, inspire and provide valuable knowledge … [Read more...] about Philanthropic Minds Unite at the Fourth Annual Philanthropy Leaders Summit
Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada Hosts Groundbreaking Event for Clinic in Downtown Las Vegas Groundbreaking ceremony for VMSN’s new downtown Las Vegas clinic. Members of the community are invited to attend and receive information about the project. [Read more...] Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance's 'Engage Southern … [Read more...] about Groundbreaking for Downtown Las Vegas Clinic; Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada; Home Prices Holding Steady
“Neither…Any organization asking for additional funding should have a PLAN with how they anticipate using the funding to achieve the results they desire. Then the source of the funding (the electorate or elected official) can make an educated funding decision. Seems so simple…” Michael D. Bosma | CPA | The Bosma Group “Education is knowledge and knowledge is essential to … [Read more...] about Is the solution to improving education money or reform?