The Notes: Philanthropy, Jan. 15-21
January 16, 2017 - School Supplies
Senior Helpers, an in-home health caring provider, lifted $5,000 for a National Parkinson Foundation during a golf contest during a Paiute Golf Resort.
Inspirada, a village in Henderson, commissioned gardens during Liberty High School as partial of a partnership with Green Our Planet, a nonprofit charge organization.
Station Casinos supposing propagandize reserve to students during Rex Bell, Laura Dearing, Ollie Detwiler, P.A. Diskin, Mabel Hoggard, Howard E. Hollingsworth, C.T. Sewell, C.P. Squires, Whitney and Robert L. Taylor facile schools.
Walker Furniture collaborated with Beasley Media Group and 13 Action News to collect propagandize reserve for hollow students.
The Clark County Fire Department firefighters and Operation Fire HEAT (Holiday Emergency Assistance Team) supposing 50 backpacks filled with propagandize reserve to a People’s Autism Foundation after a PAF room held fire, blazing all a propagandize reserve that had been collected from an progressing fundraiser.
The Penta Building Group’s free arm, Penta Cares, along with volunteers from TAB Contractors, Sunstate Equipment, Nevada Ready Mix and Western Elite, helped give Ozzie, a giraffe during a Lion Habitat Ranch, a new home. Workers private a existent petrify masonry unit, dug footings, and poured and set a petrify columns as a bottom of a structure. Apprentices from a Carpenters Union erected a structure as a training exercise.
The Albertsons Foundation donated $10,000 to St. Jude’s Ranch for Children for a healthy lunches program. The JCM Global LatAm Golf Classic lifted $20,000 for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
The Veterans Integration Program hosted a grill with staff from Western Nevada College that lifted some-more than $4,000. The income will make it probable for 15 inmates in a Nevada Department of Corrections to attend college classes.
The Coffee Bean Tea Leaf Las Vegas lifted $5,000 to support active troops, veterans and their families during a annual “Support during Home” debate to advantage Operation Homefront.
Communities In Schools of Nevada’s Fill a Bus propagandize supply expostulate packaged 8 buses with propagandize reserve and garments for internal students. Eight Super Shuttle buses were filled with donated equipment valued during $135,861, scarcely doubling a prior year’s total. CIS perceived $300,000 from Barrick Gold. Some of those supports will assistance programs during Johnston Middle School and Cheyenne High School.
City National Bank collected some-more than 1,400 backpacks filled with propagandize reserve as partial of a Back-to-School Supplies Drive. Schools in Southern Nevada that perceived backpacks were Helen Jydstrup, Jack Dailey and Paradise facile schools.
The Caesars Foundation donated $25,000 to a American Red Cross disaster service response in Louisiana after flooding in 2016.
Commercial Roofers helped a Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth’s 4969 Retrofit Project by donating supplies, labor and imagination for a new roof for a residence located adjacent to a NPHY Drop-In Center.
Findlay RV donated $10,300 to Opportunity Village. The income was lifted during summer RV sales.
NAIOP Southern Nevada lifted thousands of dollars in propagandize reserve and $1,000 income to advantage Howard E. Hollingsworth Elementary.
Colliers International — Las Vegas and a free foundation, Links for Life, partnered to present some-more than 40 backpacks and hundreds of propagandize reserve to Tanaka Elementary. The dual also lifted some-more than $7,500 for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada by a charity’s 26th annual Superhero 5K with Chet Buchanan.
Caesars Entertainment employees lifted $523,000 during a 2016 United Way of Southern Nevada workplace campaign, an boost of $146,000 over a prior year’s campaign.
FirstService Residential donated some-more than 20 pints of blood to United Blood Services. FirstService employees volunteered for a Goodie Two Shoes Foundation, where they assisted 359 local, impecunious children with a sizing of their feet and selecting new shoes. Associates also gave divided backpacks and socks.
Smith’s Food Drug Stores lifted $400,000 for children during Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican Hospitals.
Rebuilding Together Southern Nevada, in partnership with HGTV, a Property Brothers and Cox Communications, denounced a revitalized Boys Girls Club of Southern Nevada Downtown Clubhouse. This phenomenon is a perfection of a plan done probable by $106,750 in donations from Jonathan and Drew Scott, by HGTV’s fourth deteriorate of “Brother vs. Brother.”
The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas, dedicated a Habitat home for Marian Galinato, a 13th Habitat Las Vegas residence that GLVAR has upheld over a years. ChoiceCenter Leadership University helped Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas lift a walls on a 108th home. In further to donating $100,000 for a construction, Choice-Center’s members also helped build a home. Lowe’s and Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas presented residence keys to Jamie Gordon and her daughter, who helped build their home during 1833 Merze Ave. NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson helped with a construction.
The Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation’s 2016-17 house of directors are boss James Cohill, informal sales executive, Accolade; treasurer Jason Goudie, Accretive Consulting; clamp boss Dr. Helga Pizio, New Eyes; secretary Jacob Oberman, clamp president, MGM Resorts International; evident past boss Robert Anderson, partner, Snell Wilmer; and co-founder Kevin Spilsbury, Flair Industries. Board members are Tom Berenato, Nevro; Dr. Chris Chiodo, a Vision Centers; Franz Kallao, clamp president, a Mirage; Dr. Eva Littman, CEO, Red Rock Fertility; Cliff Miller, MJ Christensen; Dr. Rudy Manthei, Nevada Eye Physicians; Elaine Roesener, Roesener Family Charitable Fund; Lorena Acosta, United Healthcare and Steve Singer, clamp president, Brown Brown.
Fremont Street Experience donated $12,000 to Three Square Food Bank. The income was lifted as partial of a SlotZilla Charity Challenge.
McCarthy Building Cos. donated $25,000 to a Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation. Proceeds were lifted from McCarthy’s annual Charity Golf Classic tournament.