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Volunteer During Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Join us and honor the life and legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., by volunteering on MLK Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 17, 2022.

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Volunteer Spotlight | Armando

Volunteer of the Month, sponsored by NV Energy, celebrates local heroes who are dedicated to serving our community. This month, we are proud to feature our Volunteer of the Month, Armando.

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Team UWSN Spotlight | Jasmine Cazares

Meet our new Community Impact Program Specialist Jasmine Cazares! As a native Las Vegan, Jasmine began her journey with Team UWSN as an intern and joined the team after graduating from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

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Give Hope and Get Involved During the Holidays

United Way of Southern Nevada (UWSN) invites the Southern Nevada community to spread hope through volunteering and participating in the worldwide Jerusalema Dance Challenge during the holiday season.

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Team UWSN Spotlight | Megan Cortney

Meet our new Community Impact Director of Monitoring and Evaluation Megan Cortney! Her role consists of working with our 38 nonprofit partners and supporting their programs.

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Team UWSN Spotlight | Shanell Townsend

We are excited to welcome Shanell Townsend to Team UWSN! As our Early Education Specialist, Shanell ensures our Nevada Ready! preschool students and teachers have the tools they need to succeed.

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Empowering Diana to Obtain the Career of Her Dreams

Even though Diana was plagued with self-doubt and had never worked a day in her life, through her motivation and assistance she was able to pursue her dream of becoming an RTC bus driver.

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Empowering Future Educators to Pursue Their Dreams

Ariana was a local high school student who dreamed of becoming a counselor to help children in the Southern Nevada community succeed.

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Top Three Places to Eat in Las Vegas

I have spent many years searching for the BEST food places to eat around the valley. My search has taken me around the 95 and 215 freeways and back, and now here with you to share my TOP THREE PLACES TO EAT IN LAS VEGAS.

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Helping First-Generation Students Achieve Their Dreams!

Rosy knew she wanted to make her family proud by enrolling in college but felt she had no chance of attending with skyrocketing tuition costs.

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