MIRACLE MILE SHOPS COLLECTS FOUNTAIN DONATIONS FOR JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF SOUTHERN NEVADA FEB. 1-28
As part of its Caring, Giving, Changing community campaign, Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino will collect donations in its fountain throughout February for Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada, the local chapter of the world’s largest provider of financial education for students in grades K-12.
Through Feb. 28, all change tossed in Miracle Mile Shops’ fountain as well as the center’s indoor rainstorm will be donated to the nonprofit that provides a series of business, economics and life-skills programs to enhance the education of youth in the community. Founded locally in 1996 with just 284 students, Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada now reaches 15,000 students throughout Clark County each year.
Miracle Mile Shops’ partnership with the Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada is part of the center’s Caring, Giving, Changing campaign, which raises funds for nonprofit programs and organizations through community sponsorships, additional partnerships and a number of cash and in-kind donations.
About Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada:
Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. JA programs are delivered by corporate and community volunteers, and provide relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship. Today, JA reaches four million students per year in 123 markets across the United States, with an additional six million students served by operations in 119 other countries worldwide. Visit www.juniorachievement.org for more information. Locally, Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada reaches approximately 15,000 students annually throughout Clark County. Since being founded in 1996, Junior Achievement in Las Vegas has impacted nearly 200,000 students with practical hands on financial literacy curriculum. For more information, visit www.jalasvegas.org.
About Miracle Mile Shops:
Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is a 1.2 mile retail/entertainment complex at the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip featuring 170 specialty stores, 15 restaurants and live entertainment venues. The center is home to PBR Rock Bar & Grill, boasting a Strip-side location with excellent food, drinks and bull riding; H&M; Sugar Factory, the sweet shop adored by Hollywood’s hottest celebrities; American clothing line and complete lifestyle brand Original Penguin; Chicago popcorn legend Garrett Popcorn Shops’ only Las Vegas location; GUESS; Urban Outfitters; True Religion Brand Jeans; 15,000-square-foot bar and restaurant Cabo Wabo® Cantina; Las Vegas’ very own Sin City Brewing Co.; Club Tattoo, featuring some of the best tattoo artists and body piercers in the nation; the first House of Hoops by Foot Locker in the city; as well as a multi-million dollar fountain show. Miracle Mile Shops is owned by David Edelstein and Aby Rosen, in conjunction with leasing and marketing consultant Robert K. Futterman & Associates LLC.
Miracle Mile Shops is open 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. Sunday – Thursday and 10 a.m. – midnight Friday – Saturday. For more information, call (888) 800-8284 or visit www.miraclemileshopslv.com. Keep up with the latest Miracle Mile Shops news via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.