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WLC Member News | May 2015

It’s so nice to rub elbows with such distinguished members of the community. Thank you for everything you do for southern Nevada!



Rhonda and Kirk Clause


Rhonda and Kirk Clausen were recently honored at the Positively Kids Gala on April 11th. So very impressive!







Ken and Dee Ladd


Here are photos of Ken and Dee Ladd being honored at the Junior League Paint the Town Red Gala on March 21 as the recipients of the Florence Lee Jones Humanitarian Award.




Presidential Search

  President and Chief Executive Officer Search United Way of Southern Nevada (UWSN) seeks nominations and applications for the position of President and Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors invites applications from individuals with the drive and proven track record of success to create a legacy of strategic growth. Candidates with a proven record…More

Co-Chairs Corner | Jan/Feb/Mar 2015

This time of year is always exciting for our Women’s Leadership Council. Thank you to the Annual Luncheon Committee, UWSN staff and all who helped make another luncheon successful! Held on Friday, February 20th, at the Four Seasons Hotel, this year we honored the achievement of leading women in our community including Sandy Miller, Commitment…More

From the Committees… | Leadership Committee Jan/Feb/Mar 2015

On Wednesday, January 28th, 24 WLC members gathered at Made L.V. in Tivoli Village to hear Elizabeth Blau speak. She shared with us her journey from being the “taco girl” during high school in Connecticut, to how she has created successful restaurant concepts and her passion for philanthropy. The next Executive Leadership event is scheduled…More

From the Committees… | FERC Committee Jan/Feb/Mar 2015

2014 was our first graduating FERC senior class with 279 seniors participating in graduation ceremonies this past June. This school year we continue the program in four local high schools – Clark, Eldorado, Silverado and Sunrise Mountain. On Thursday, November 13, 2014 the CCSD Board of Trustees recognized the Clark High School Family Engagement Resource…More

From the Committees… | Annual Luncheon Committee Jan/Feb/Mar 2015

Thanks again to everyone for another fun, entertaining inspiring WLC Luncheon Fashion Show. The spectacular diamond drop pendent so generously provided by MJ Christensen Diamonds has been awarded! The necklace was generously donated back to the WLC and a new winner was selected. Rachel Fox met with Cliff Miller and received the necklace. CONGRATULATIONS Rachel!…More