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Pay It Forward with United Way of Southern Nevada, May 7-14


A week of shopping and dining will raise funds for local families

United Way of Southern Nevada is gearing up to launch its inaugural Pay It Forward week from May 7 through May 14.

Pay It Forward gives the public an opportunity to shop, dine and play at their favorite restaurants and retailers, while raising money to help southern Nevada families. This year a total of 10 retailers and restaurants will Pay It Forward with United Way, by donating a portion of their proceeds back to the organization during this week.

“Many of us have paid it forward by buying someone’s coffee, groceries or gas,” said Cass Palmer, United Way of Southern Nevada’s President and CEO. “But this opportunity engages all southern Nevadans in a collective effort to Pay it Forward to touch our entire community by providing education, financial and health care resources to families.”

Through Pay It Forward, shoppers and diners will be helping to support programs designed to provide southern Nevadan families the resources needed to build a brighter future through the building blocks of a better life: education, financial stability, and health. The program allows us all to do what we love, in a collective effort to Pay It Forward by providing community solutions that go the distance, much more so than buying someone coffee. Get out and do some spring shopping and dining!

This year the list of retailers and restaurants includes:

Artifact @ Town Square
6587 Las Vegas Bvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89119

Core Studios
6115 S. Fort Apache Rd, #104
Las Vegas, NV 89052

Gritz Café
1911 Stella Lake Street
Las Vegas, NV 89106

Michele C Quinn Fine Art, LLC
620 South 7th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Pinto Ranch Fine Western Wear
@ Fashion Show Mall
3200 Las Vegas Blvd, 1st floor
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Pizza Rock
201 N. Third Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Sambalatte @ Boca Park
750 S. Rampart Blvd, #9
Las Vegas, NV 89145

6555 S. Jones Blvd, #100
Las Vegas, NV 89118

Stitched @ The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
3708 S. Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109                     

Tasti D-lite @ Meadows Mall
4300 Meadows Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89107                      

Tasti D-lite @ Town Square
6587 Las Vegas Blvd. South
Las Vegas, NV 89119                      

Tropical Smoothie
7580 S. Las Vegas Blvd, Ste. 100
Las Vegas, NV 89123                       

For an updated list of participating vendors visit

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