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OV Nation Hosts Fundraising Event at Gordon Biersch to Benefit Opportunity Village

31 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events

OV Nation Hosts Fundraising Event at Gordon Biersch to Benefit Opportunity Village Public invited to give back to OV by attending Maibock Tapping Party at Gordon Biersch Thursday, April 9 from 5-7 p.m. \ On Thursday, April 9 from 5-7 p.m., the public is invited to attend the Maibock Tapping Party at Gordon Biersch’s Paradise location at 3987 Paradise Road, where 100% of raffle and beer ticket sales will benefit Opportunity…

Photo/Video: ‘LIPSHTICK – The Perfect Shade of Standup’ Headliners Caroline Rhea and Elayne Boosler Visit Noah’s Animal House at The Shade Tree

28 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Comedy, On The Strip

  ‘LIPSHTICK – The Perfect Shade of Standup’ Headliners Caroline Rhea and Elayne Boosler Visit Noah’s Animal House at The Shade Tree Comedians Caroline Rhea and Elayne Boosler visited Noah’s Animal House at The Shade Tree on Friday, March 27. The funny ladies and animal lovers, who are co-headlining in “LIPSHTICK – The Perfect Shade of Standup” on Saturday, March 28, toured the facility, met volunteers and staff, and made…

Miracle Mile Shops Turns Fountain Blue and Collects Donations for Easter Seals Nevada During Autism Awareness Month

26 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

Miracle Mile Shops Turns Fountain Blue And Collects Donations For Easter Seals Nevada During Autism Awareness Month   In honor of Autism Awareness Month, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will turn its fountain blue during the month of April and donate all change tossed in to Easter Seals Nevada, as part of the Caring, Giving, Changing community campaign. Through April 30, the fountain will display a…

MISS AMERICA SERVES PRESENTED BY CMN HOSPITALS SATURDAY, APRIL 18TH

19 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

  Miss America 2015 Kira Kazantsev along with Miss America state titleholders from across the country will be called upon to participate in “Miss America Serves” – a national day of volunteer service presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. This combined effort will raise funds for member hospitals while addressing the unique needs of communities across the nation. Last September in Atlantic City, NJ, our 53 contestants led by Mary Haskell volunteered…

Dierks Bentley to Host ACM Charity Motorcycle Ride & Concert – Sat, April 18

18 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Music

50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVITIES KICK INTO HIGH GEAR WITH THE ACM CHARITY MOTORCYCLE RIDE & CONCERT HOSTED BY DIERKS BENTLEY ON SATURDAY, APRIL 18 CRAIG LUDWIG TO EMCEE CONCERT WITH PERFORMANCES BY DIERKS BENTLEY, CLARE DUNN, WILL HOGE, JOEY HYDE, JAMES OTTO, DEE JAY SILVER, MONTGOMERY GENTRY, THOMPSON SQUARE & MORE PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT ACM LIFTING LIVES, LOCAL CHILD ABUSE ADVOCACY GROUPS, AND MILITARY PHILANTHROPIES TICKETS AVAILABLE BEGINNING…

Fremont Street Experience Presents Ronald McDonald Charities a Check for $7,020 Raised from SlotZilla Revenue

17 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, DownTown Las Vegas

Fremont Street Experience Presents Ronald McDonald House Charities a Check for $7,020 Raised from SlotZilla™ Revenue Fremont Street Experience partnered with Ronald McDonald House Charities for a SlotZilla Charity Challenge. On Thursday, February 26 from noon – 6 p.m., 100% of SlotZilla revenue went to Ronald McDonald House charities from everyone that flew on either the lower Zipline ($20) or upper Zoomline ($40). President of Fremont Street Experience, Jeff Victor,…

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic

16 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic Weekend charity event to be held June 5-6 Proceeds from events to benefit Mario Batali Foundation  The Mario Batali Foundation (MBF) returns to Las Vegas for Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic, including pre and post parties taking place Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6. Tickets are on sale now and will grant access to all…

Celebrity Happy Hours at McCall’s Heartland Grill to Benefit Local Charities

16 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Food & Dining

McCall’s Heartland Grill Unveils New Whiskey Bar With  Celebrity Happy Hours Benefiting Local Charities   There’s nothing like celebrating a special event with good friends, good drinks, a little food and a few celebrities.  This April, McCall’s Heartland Grill at the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower will debut The Whiskey Bar.  The bar is stocked with a generous selection featuring some of the best American made bourbons and whiskeys, providing…

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club

12 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club           It’s back! The third annual Golf 4 The Kids Tournament will take place at Red Rock Country Club where golfers will play on the scenic and exclusive fairways of the club’s private Mountain Course on Monday, June 1, 2015. Best of all, tournament proceeds will benefit two local nonprofit organizations. We’re pleased…

Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour Book Drive Raises 3,500 Books to Donate to Four At-Risk Schools for Nevada Reading Week

11 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Family

Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour Book Drive Raises 3,500 Books to Donate to Four At-Risk Schools for Nevada Reading Week Every Student at the Four Schools Received a Book of Their Own Courtesy of Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour Harrah’s Comedy-Magician Mac King made a special visit to four local elementary schools as part of Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour: Nevada Reading Week 2015. King held assemblies at each school,…

St. Baldrick’s Foundation – More Than 600 Heads to be Shaved this Year In Las Vegas to raise Funds to Fight Childhood Cancer -

05 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in Casinos, Charity Events, Family, Food & Dining, Health, Hotels, Medical, News, On The Strip

More Than 600 Heads to be Shaved this Year to raise Funds to Fight Childhood Cancer 7-year supporters to be knighted as “Knights of the Bald Table” For the ninth consecutive year, the Irish pub trade in Las Vegas is raising funds to research and conquer childhood cancer, spearheaded by a gala head-shaving party on Saturday, March 7th from 11 a.m. until 3 a.m. on Sunday, March 8th. During the…

Miracle Mile Shops Donates March Fountain Coins to Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada in Honor of National Boys & Girls Club Week

02 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

MIRACLE MILE SHOPS DONATES MARCH FOUNTAIN COINS TO BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SOUTHERN NEVADA IN HONOR OF NATIONAL BOYS & GIRLS CLUB WEEK    In honor of National Boys & Girls Club Week (March 23 – 29, 2015), Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will turn its fountain blue the entire month of March and donate all change tossed in to Boys & Girls Clubs of…

HARD ROCK CAFE LAS VEGAS ENCOURAGES FANS TO “MARCH FO[U]RTH” TO SUPPORT THE TYLER ROBINSON FOUNDATION

27 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

HARD ROCK CAFE LAS VEGAS ENCOURAGES FANS TO “MARCH FO[U]RTH” TO SUPPORT THE TYLER ROBINSON FOUNDATION   Hard Rock continues its support for the Tyler Robinson Foundation with special March Fo[u]rth events across the country to honor the day Tyler Robinson lost his battle to cancer. Tyler was a young boy diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of cancer, who found his inspiration through the band Imagine Dragons and eventually formed…

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hosts St. Baldrick’s Foundation Fundraiser at Vinyl on March 7 with Guest Shavers Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts and Craig Wayne Boyd

27 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Entertainment

HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO HOSTS ST. BALDRICK’S FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER AT VINYL ON MARCH 7 WITH GUEST SHAVERS GARY LEVOX OF RASCAL FLATTS AND CRAIG WAYNE BOYD For the third consecutive year, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino hosts its annual St. Baldrick’s Foundation head-shaving fundraiser inside Vinyl on Saturday, March 7 from noon to 5 p.m. This year, resident artists for Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot! at The Joint, Gary LeVox…

DOUBLE HELIX AT TOWN SQUARE TO HOST RED SANGRIA BRUNCH AND ‘PIG OUT’ BENEFITING AFAN

23 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Food & Dining

DOUBLE HELIX WINE & WHISKEY LOUNGE TO HOST RED SANGRIA BRUNCH AND ‘PIG OUT’ BENEFITING AFAN What: Double Helix Wine & Whiskey Lounge will host a red sangria brunch featuring buy-one, get-one-half-off pitchers of red sangria to benefit Aid for AIDS of Nevada (AFAN). The brunch will also serve as AFAN’s first “Every Piggy Counts” Pig Out event of 2015, as well as a registration drive for the upcoming AIDS…

Fremont Street Experience to Partner with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas for SlotZilla Charity Challenge

19 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, DownTown Las Vegas

  Fremont Street Experience to Partner with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas for SlotZilla Charity Challenge 100% of SlotZilla™ Revenue to Benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities on February 26 Fremont Street Experience will be hosting another SlotZilla Charity Challenge with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas. They will be donating 100% of SlotZilla revenue to Ronald McDonald Charities on Thursday, February 26 from noon…

Life is Beautiful Announces National Our School is Beautiful Initiative with Communities In Schools of Nevada

18 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events

Life is Beautiful Announces National Our School is Beautiful Initiative with Communities In Schools of Nevada   The team behind the internationally-acclaimed Life is Beautiful music, food, art and learning festival announced a new initiative, Our School is Beautiful, on Tuesday, Feb. 17. In collaboration with its inaugural partner, Communities in Schools of Nevada (CIS of Nevada), the Nevada affiliate of the nation’s leading dropout prevention program, Our School is Beautiful…

PHOTOS: Local Nonprofit That Supports Veterans Gets $200K from Bank of America

18 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

Last night, Bank of America announced Goodwill of Southern Nevada as the recipient of its $200,000 Neighborhood Builders grant during an annual community celebration at The Smith Center. The Neighborhood Builders grant will provide a financial boost to Goodwill’s Veteran Integration Program (VIP) – which provides coordinated job training and employment services tailored to veterans, and their families’, unique needs.  Since its inception two years ago, Goodwill’s VIP has helped…

Country Artists The Washers Give Back to the Snowdrop Foundation

18 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

COUNTRY ARTISTS GIVE BACK   Country band The Washers hosted their 5th Annual WashFest in January featuring live music and a washer tournament, which raised over $41,000 for Snowdrop Foundation.   The event, created by local band The Washers, is designed as a community event and Texas music showcase all for the purpose of raising money for charity.  Kevin Kline, The New 93Q Country Morning Co-Host and President of Snowdrop…

Wag, Walk & Roll on Down to the 19th Annual Wag-A-Tail Walk-A-Thon

12 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Family

Wag, Walk & Roll on Down to the 19th Annual Wag-A-Tail Walk-A-Thon  Proceeds benefit the Las Vegas Valley Humane Society   The Las Vegas Valley Humane Society invites the public to grab their canine companions and get ready to Wag, Walk & Roll on down to the 19th Annual Wag-A-Tail Walk-A-Thon. Animal lovers will unite on Sunday, March 22 at Centennial Hills Park, located at 7101 North Buffalo Drive, at Deer Springs…

Share Love and Hope this Valentine’s Day with Handmade Necklaces from Hope for Hearts

07 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Fashion & Style, News

  Share Love and Hope this Valentine’s Day with Handmade Necklaces from Hope for Hearts Proceeds benefit St. Elizabeth’s Girls Academy, a school/orphanage in Kampala City, Uganda This Valentine’s Day, share love and hope with orphaned girls in Uganda by purchasing a handmade necklace for a loved one to support Hope for Hearts, a Las Vegas based nonprofit that raises funds for St. Elizabeth’s Girls Academy (SEGA), a school/orphanage in…

Egg Works and The Egg & I Family Restaurants Join Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour as Book Drive Partners

30 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in books, Charity Events, News

Hop on Board Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour in Conjunction with Nevada Reading Week 2015 Donate new and gently used children’s books at partnering locations throughout the valley to receive great offers this February Book Donations Benefit the Public Education Foundation Harrah’s Headliner and Comedy-Magician Mac King invites the public to jump on board this February as he embarks on Mac King’s Magical Literacy Tour: Nevada Reading Week 2015, benefiting…

Miracle Mile Shops Fountain Goes Red in Honor of American Heart Month

28 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

MIRACLE MILE SHOPS FOUNTAIN GOES RED IN HONOR OF AMERICAN HEART MONTH In honor of American Heart Month, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will go red in support of the American Heart Association and their Go Red For Women movement in Las Vegas. As part of the center’s Caring, Giving, Changing community campaign, all change tossed in the red fountain will benefit the local chapter of…

Family and Friends Shave Day Supports St Baldrick’s Foundation

28 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

Family and Friends Shave Day to Support St. Baldrick’s Foundation on February 22 Public Encouraged to Support Volunteer Shavees! Clients, parents, friends and supporters of the Children’s Specialty Center of Nevada will gather on Sunday, February 22, 2015 in support of the lifesaving childhood cancer research provided through St. Baldrick’s Foundation and the many warriors who have undergone treatment. Family and Friends Shave Day is an annual fundraiser where individuals and teams who have…

Goodwill Receives $200,000 Grant for Veteran Program from Bank of America: January 29 at 8:30am

27 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

Goodwill Receives $200,000 Bank of America Grant to Fund Veteran Integration Program (VIP) Ceremony Planned for Thursday, January 29 at 8:30 a.m. Goodwill of Southern Nevada will continue to provide life changing job placement help to local veterans and their immediate family members, thanks to the Bank of America Charitable Foundation’s $200,000 Neighborhood Builders grant. This grant is expected to assist approximately 225 veterans and/or family members find work in Southern…

IMAGINE DRAGONS AND HARD ROCK PARTNER TO BENEFIT THE TYLER ROBINSON FOUNDATION WITH SIGNATURE SERIES

22 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Fashion & Style

IMAGINE DRAGONS AND HARD ROCK PARTNER TO BENEFIT THE TYLER ROBINSON FOUNDATION WITH SIGNATURE SERIES: EDITION 33 MERCHANDISE LAUNCH AND GLOBAL CAFE TAKEOVER Limited-Edition Imagine Dragons T-shirt and Pin Available January 2015 in Support of the Band’s Charity   Multi-platinum, GRAMMY® Award-winning rock band Imagine Dragons and iconic lifestyle brand Hard Rock International have joined forces to help slay cancer with Dragons, and support the band’s Tyler Robinson Foundation, through…

Southern Nevada Public Television to Host the 26th Annual “Splendor in the Glass” Wine & Beer Tasting Event Benefiting Vegas PBS Event will feature celebrity chef Hubert Keller

16 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Food & Dining

Southern Nevada Public Television to Host the 26th Annual “Splendor in the Glass” Wine & Beer Tasting Event Benefiting Splendor in the Glass Event will feature celebrity chef Hubert Keller   Southern Nevada Public Television will host its 26th Annual “Splendor in the Glass” Wine & Beer Tasting event from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino Ballroom. The event…

Vegas PBS Holding Special Preview Screening of A Path Appears, a Film Addressing Human Trafficking and the Adversities Faced by Women and Girls Around the World

16 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News, On The Strip

Vegas PBS Holding Special Preview Screening of A Path Appears, a Film Addressing Human Trafficking and the Adversities Faced by Women and Girls Around the World Vegas PBS will broadcast national film and local production during January which is Human Trafficking Awareness Month Vegas PBS is hosting a special preview screening of A Path Appears, a film addressing human trafficking and the adversities faced by women and girls around the…

Rock Your Body Wellness – Yoga and Meditation Event To Benefit Foster Kinship – Saturday February 28th

16 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Charity Events, Fitness, Health, News

Yoga & Meditation Embracing Your Heart – Feeding Your Mind-Body-Spirit Join 20+ wellness vendors, raffle items and talented instructors for a day of wellness at Springs Preserve. This event benefits Foster Kinship www.fosterkinship.org a local non-profit organization that provides free support and information to anyone raising a relative’s child in Las Vegas. Three classes will be offered featuring some of Las Vegas’ premiere instructors offering yoga and meditation classes. Enjoy…

ULTRA 55 Hour Race Raises over $117,000 for Childhood Cancer

14 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

ULTRA 55 Hour Race Raises over $117,000 for Childhood Cancer   On the cold and windy morning of December 30, 2014, over 230 racers from across the world toed the starting line at the Snowdrop ULTRA 55 Hour Race & Relay.  These racers, through the help of donors and sponsors, have raised over $117,000 for Snowdrop Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to finding a cure for childhood cancer and to…