A doctoral student at UNLV, Holly Schneider had almost given up hope in finding resources for sending her children, Lily age five and Gabriel age three and a half, to preschool. After some research, she was relieved to receive a United Way Tuition Assistance Preschool Scholarship. When Holly found out about the scholarship, her resources… Continue Reading
UWSN – Only Nevada organization to receive funding from the prestigious Lumina Foundation United Way of Southern Nevada (UWSN) was the only organization in Nevada selected to receive a $160,000 Lumina Foundation national grant to help increase postsecondary degree attainment in southern Nevada. To increase postsecondary degree attainment in southern Nevada, UWSN is collaborating with… Continue Reading
August 4, 2014 (Mon) - August 9, 2014 (Sat) Honey Salt
Honey Salt | Summer of Love Each week Honey Salt will partner with a local charity and donate a portion of proceeds from sales of that week’s Taste of Honey menu and weekly special cocktail to the charity. It’s a DELICIOUS way to support UWSN! Thanks, Honey Salt!
August 6, 2014 (Wed) - August 7, 2014 (Thu) MGM Grand Conference Center
2014 Women’s Leadership Conference presented by MGM Resorts Foundation Join hundreds of motivated women along with a dynamic lineup of engaging and inspirational speakers for a two-day journey designed to enhance your career, build your professional network and maximize your leadership potential. The programming content will feature subject matter in four basic areas: personal development (such as health maintenance, financial management, stress management, presentation,... Continue Reading
September 13, 2014 (Sat) 6:00 PM UNCE Orchard
Project Dinner Table | UNCE Orchard | Partnering with UWSN Enjoy dinner at the UNCE Orchard. Featuring Executive Chef Royden Ellamar, Sensi at Bellagio and Executive Chef Edmund Wong, Bellagio Charitable support benefits: Candlelighters and Miracle Flights for Kids
October 4, 2014 (Sat) 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM UWSN
Dental Hygiene Kit Assembly Join United Way of Southern Nevada as we assemble and pack “Smile Kits” that will be given to children who receive dental services from our partners. This is a great opportunity for groups to serve together. To learn more, contact United Way’s Volunteer Center at 702-892-2321.
October 11, 2014 (Sat) TBD
Project Dinner Table in partnership with United Way of Southern Nevada Save The Date! Charities: Safe Nest and The Blind Center More details to come!
October 23, 2014 (Thu) 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Rio All-Suite Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Brasilia Ballroom
Community in Blue | Campaign Celebration 2014 Sponsorship opportunities available. Click for info. Join us for a celebration of our donors and workplace campaigns who support us throughout the year! We are hosting our annual 2014 Community in Blue | Campaign Celebration on Thursday, October 23 from 11:30am – 1:30pm at the Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino, Brasilia Ballroom. The event celebrates United Way’s recent... Continue Reading
November 1, 2014 (Sat) 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Downtown Las Vegas
Dynamo Day Clean-Up The United Way of Southern Nevada, in partnership with the City of Las Vegas, is organizing our third Dynamo Day Downtown Clean-Up! We will be kicking off our event in Downtown Las Vegas. This will be a fun day filled with community pride. There will be lots of child-friendly activities, with all ages allowed. All people under... Continue Reading
November 7, 2014 (Fri) 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM NV Energy
WLC Annual Women’s Fall Suit Drive Hosted by the United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council, the annual one-day suit drive collects suits and other business attire for women in need. The drive helps women prepare for career opportunities and gain confidence to succeed during job interviews and in the workplace. Last year’s drive collected more than 7,000 professional items... Continue Reading
December 2, 2014 (Tue) 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM multiple
Holiday of Giving Join United Way of Southern Nevada as we make the holidays merry and bright for families across the Valley. Volunteers will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on opportunities. More information to come. To learn more, contact United Way’s Volunteer Center at 702-892-2321.
February 20, 2015 (Fri) 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas
WLC Annual Luncheon Fashion Show Join United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) for the WLC Luncheon Fashion Show, recognizing the WLC’s impact in the community and women community leaders who demonstrate a commitment to improving southern Nevada. The event includes an exclusive DKNY fashion show, featuring WLC members as the models. 11:00am – 11:30am | Networking , Pop-Up Boutique... Continue Reading
May 16, 2015 (Sat) 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Springs Preserve
Flip Through Summer | Family Fun Summer Kickoff Take a walk down storytime lane and bring the whole family to this fun-filled, community event FLIP THROUGH SUMMER will be a special day of celebration, imagination and the magic of some of children’s most beloved books and characters. The event encourages summer reading, since children can lose as much as three months of reading comprehension during the summer.... Continue Reading