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CenturyLink Las Vegas Announces Partnership with Three Square in Support of Nationwide Backpack Buddies Food Drive

19 May 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events

CenturyLink Las Vegas Announces Partnership with Three Square in Support of Nationwide Backpack Buddies Food Drive Partnership and match program will raise up to $1 million to help fight hunger CenturyLink Las Vegas will partner with local food bank, Three Square, June 1st through the 12th to help feed Southern Nevadans in need. CenturyLink will match up to $1 million from all food and monetary donations in association with Backpack…

High-End Fashion Weekend to Debut in Las Vegas at The Venetian, The Palazzo and Grand Canal Shoppes Sept. 18-20

18 May 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Fashion & Style, On The Strip

High-End Fashion Weekend to Debut in Las Vegas at The Venetian,  The Palazzo and Grand Canal Shoppes Sept. 18-20 Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Adds Las Vegas to their Super Saturday Luxury Shopping Events   Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (OCRF) will bring their popular Super Saturday shopping event to The Venetian, The Palazzo and Grand Canal Shoppes Las Vegas. Grand Canal Shoppes Las Vegas. The annual event, which New York Newsday called…

Miracle Mile Shops Collects Fountain Donations for Injured Police Officers Fund this May in Honor of National Police Week

29 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

MIRACLE MILE SHOPS COLLECTS FOUNTAIN DONATIONS FOR INJURED POLICE OFFICERS FUN THIS MAY IN HONOR OR NATIONAL POLICE WEEK   In honor of National Police Week (May 10 – 16), Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will donate all change tossed into its fountain during the month of May to Injured Police Officers Fund (IPOF). Through May 31, all coins tossed in the popular water feature as…

Fremont Street Experience to Host 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada Race for the Cure

22 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, DownTown Las Vegas

Fremont Street Experience to Host 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Southern Nevada Race for the Cure 100% of SlotZilla™ Revenue to Benefit Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada on May 2 with SlotZilla Charity Challenge  Fremont Street Experience will host the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen of Southern Nevada Race for the Cure on Saturday, May 2 with registration starting at 8:15 a.m. Individuals can participate in a 5K (approximately…

Celebrity Happy Hour Benefits JDRF Las Vegas at Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower

17 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

Celebrity Happy Hour Benefits JDRF Las Vegas   Representatives of JDRF Las Vegas are presented with a $1,000 donation from the Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower at Thursday’s Celebrity Happy Hour at McCall’s Heartland Grill.  The donation was made on behalf of Old School 105.7 radio host Lynn Briggs who hosted Thursday’s Celebrity Happy Hour event and whose family is affected by diabetes. This is the third Celebrity Happy Hour…

Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation To Host 6th Annual Ladybug Ball

16 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events

  Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation To Host 6th Annual Ladybug Ball  Event to honor two dynamic duos: Siegfried and Roy, and Karen and Morgan Cashman The Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation (NBCF) will host the 6th Annual Ladybug Ball on Saturday, May 2 at 6 p.m. at Red Rock Casino Resort Spa. This year NBCF will honor two dynamic duos, entertainers Siegfried & Roy and Karen & Morgan Cashman of Cashman Photography. “Nevada…

Spring Cleaning “Celebrity” Surprise for Goodwill Donors on Friday, April 17

14 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events

Spring Cleaning “Celebrity” Surprise for Goodwill Donors on Friday, April 17 Fort Apache & Flamingo Drive-Thru Donation Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   Expect donors to do a double-take. (Seriously). Donors who drop off items at the Fort Apache & Flamingo Goodwill Store & Donation Drive-Thru, located at 2550 S. Fort Apache Road (at Flamingo), will be in for a “celebrity” surprise on Friday, April 17 between 11…

Fremont Street Experience to Partner with the Firefighters of Southern Nevada and the Muscular Dystrophy Association for SlotZilla Charity Challenge

12 Apr 2015, Posted by Jay in Casinos, Charity Events, DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, News

  100% of SlotZilla™ Revenue to Benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association on April 16 Fremont Street Experience will be hosting a SlotZilla Charity Challenge with the Muscular Dystrophy Association in anticipation of the 2015 Firefighters of Southern Nevada Boot Drive. Fremont Street Experience will be donating 100% of SlotZilla revenue to the MDA on Thursday, April 16 from noon to 6 p.m. There will be a noon media event where…

Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower Donates $1,000 to Local Nonprofit at Celebrity Happy Hour Event

03 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, On The Strip

Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower Donates $1,000 to Local Nonprofit at Celebrity Happy Hour Event The Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower presents a $1,000 donation to the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth during the property’s Celebrity Happy Hour event at McCall’s Heartland Grill on Thursday, April 2, 2015.  KKLZ 96.3 radio host Carla Rea hosted the event at McCall’s new Whiskey Bar.  The Stratosphere is inviting the public to upcoming…

Blue Man Group “Lights It Up Blue” on World Autism Awareness Day by Kicking Off Yearlong Partnership With Autism Speaks

02 Apr 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Entertainment

Blue Man Group “Lights It Up Blue” on World Autism Awareness Day by Kicking Off Yearlong Partnership With Autism Speaks Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas, New York and Orlando Blue Man Group productions contribute minimum of $25,000 to local programs and create sensory-friendly performances   In honor of Autism Awareness Month (April), the world-renowned Blue Man Group unveils a yearlong partnership with Autism Speaks; the company pledges to give a $25,000…

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…