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Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto Visits Communities In Schools of Nevada at Sunrise Acres Elementary School

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Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto Visits Communities In Schools of Nevada at Sunrise Acres Elementary School

Nevada Senator and former Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto visited Sunrise Acres Elementary School on April 17 to meet with Communities In Schools of Nevada staff and students. The purpose of the senator’s visit was to learn more about the integrated student support services provided by CIS of Nevada in 59 schools throughout the […]

Friends of Parkinson’s Hosts Third Annual Funny Bunny Race For Parkinson’s on April 15

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Friends of Parkinson’s Hosts Third Annual Funny Bunny Race For Parkinson’s on April 15

The Friends of Parkinson’s, a local nonprofit benefitting people with Parkinson’s Disease, is hosting their third annual Funny Bunny Race for Parkinson’s at W. Wayne Bunker Park (7351 W. Alexander Road) from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 15. This event will feature 10K and 5K runs and a 1-mile fun walk, a […]

Nevada Donor Network to host Hope Walk at UNLV on April 15

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Nevada Donor Network to host Hope Walk at UNLV on April 15

Nevada Donor Network will host the Hope Walk on April 15, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The event will raise funds and awareness to support the mission of maximizing the gift of life and health through organ, eye and tissue donation. The Hope Walk is free […]

WestCare Nevada’s Women & Children’s Campus Celebrates Easter with Annual Egg Hunt

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WestCare Nevada’s Women & Children’s Campus Celebrates Easter with Annual Egg Hunt

For the past 13 years, WestCare Nevada’s Women & Children’s Campus has brought the feeling of Spring to its community with an egg hunt for the children it serves. This year after the egg hunt, the children and their moms will enjoy a special Easter meal together. For those looking to make donations for the event, […]

Life Time Athletic To Host Annual ‘Ride For A Reason’ Cycling Event To Benefit St. Jude

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Life Time Athletic To Host Annual ‘Ride For A Reason’ Cycling Event To Benefit St. Jude

“Ride for a Reason” Events to Benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Life Time Foundation Burn calories for a cause! Life Time Athletic’s Las Vegas clubs, located in Summerlin and Green Valley, will host their annual “Ride for a Reason” cycling event to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Life Time Foundation. The […]

‘Celebration of Life’ artwork for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to be unveiled on April 11

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‘Celebration of Life’ artwork for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to be unveiled on April 11

Event to take place April 11 at Beli Andaluz Salon Beli Andaluz Salon, William Carr Gallery and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits will partner with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to unveil the 2017 “Celebration of Life” sculptures and a limited edition of St. Jude patient artwork. The unveiling will take place at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, […]

Thousands to Gather at Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s 27th Annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas

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Thousands to Gather at Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s 27th Annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas

Aid for AIDS of Nevada’s (AFAN) 27th annual AIDS Walk Las Vegas will take place on Sunday, April 23 at Town Square. As AFAN’s largest fundraiser, last year’s walk saw more than 5,000 walkers and raised $350,000 to support essential services for those living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. As Nevada’s largest and oldest HIV/AIDS […]

Great Vegas Festival Of Beer Plans Donation To The Goodie Two Shoes Foundation

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Great Vegas Festival Of Beer Plans Donation To The Goodie Two Shoes Foundation

Drink some booze to donate shoes! Las Vegas-based beer events company, Motley Brews, will work with the Goodie Two Shoes foundation, pledging to donate a portion of the proceeds from the two-day Great Vegas Festival of Beer (GVFB) event on Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8. GVFB, Nevada’s largest craft beer festival to date, […]

Northwest Career & Technical Academy Students Construct ‘Buddy Benches’ for Several Local Elementary Schools to Prevent Bullying

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Northwest Career & Technical Academy Students Construct ‘Buddy Benches’ for Several Local Elementary Schools to Prevent Bullying

By Ashley Glenn “Buddy Benches” may be the new way to prevent bullying and promote friendship here in Las Vegas, and Northwest Career & Technical Academy is participating. On March 24, NWCTA hosted it’s “Construction with a Purpose” Student Fair which showcases student’s projects in construction, architecture and engineering fields but also presented their newly […]

Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association announces Women in Lodging scholarship partnership

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Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association announces Women in Lodging scholarship partnership

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association (NHLA) has implemented a scholarship program for its Women in Lodging division. The scholarship is sponsored by the Timothy S Y Lam Foundation. The NHLA Women in Lodging (WIL) division was launched in 2015 and currently has nearly 200 industry members statewide. NHLA Women in Lodging provides a solid […]

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