Author Archives: ScottH

Gaby

Gaby

Gaby Newell makes an impact on most everyone she meets. With her vibrant, lively hair and a personality to match, she inspires high school students to graduate and pursue a higher education through her role as an AmeriCorps member serving at United Way Women’s Leadership Council’s Family Engagement Resource Center (FERC) at Clark High School. She likes to…

Greg

Greg

Greg Korte grew up in a construction family outside of St. Louis, MO and moved to Las Vegas immediately after graduating from Kansas State University in 1987. With a degree in construction management, Greg began working for a general contracting firm and ultimately opened a division of the The Korte Company, founded by his father…

Joy

Joy

Raised in Los Angeles, Calif., Joy is passionate about spending time with her family and finding new and resourceful ways to create change in Las Vegas. Joy’s father served in Vietnam and developed several successful restaurants after his deployment, while her mother was an executive with a major financial institution. “We have a large extended family, and…

Leah

Leah

Being in fifth grade can be tough, but imagine if you struggled with asthma and did not know when it would attack. Leah loves math and art and playing football and softball, but found she was struggling just to breathe. She also enjoys spending time with her little eight-year-old brother Freddie at lunchtime, “that’s the only time…

Flip Through Summer 2015 | Family Fun Summer Kickoff | May 16th, 10a-1p at Springs Preserve

Sponsorship Opportunities Available! May 16th, 10am – 1pm, Springs Preserve 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. As part of the event, participating children can…