Raising Cane’s To Donate Easter Meal For Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada

Raising Cane’s To Donate Easter Meal For
Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada 

MRG Marketing & Management, Inc. (MRG), Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Southwest franchise partner, will host its Las Vegas Community Strong event in support of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada on Easter Sunday, April 1.

Raising Cane’s volunteers will prepare and serve a special meal to those in need at St. Vincent Lied Dining Facility at 1501 N. Las Vegas Blvd. The meal will be served at 10 a.m. and volunteers will be helping out from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Opened in 1965, the St. Vincent Lied Dining Facility now serves an average of 800 meals daily to men, women and children. The mission of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada is to serve those in need regardless of race, religion or creed. Guests at the St. Vincent Lied Dining Facility enjoy a nutritious meal in a clean and safe environment with no questions asked.

As part of its Community Strong event, MRG Marketing & Management, Inc. will donate $6,000 to Catholic Charities to continue their community efforts. Volunteers will also create a special holiday experience for guests, complete with a sit-down Easter meal with all the trimmings.

“We greatly appreciate the support of Raising Cane’s and MRG,” said Deacon Tom Roberts, President and CEO of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada.  “We depend on the generosity of others to help us provide services to the most vulnerable in our community.  Raising Cane’s volunteers are helping to make such a difference in this community.”

“One of our core principals is to give back to the communities we serve,” said MRG Marketing & Management President Justin Micatrotto. “Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada provides an important service and we are proud to support the great work being done by the organization.”

 

ABOUT MRG MARKETING & MANAGEMENT INC.:
Since entering the Arizona market in September 2011, MRG Marketing & Management Inc. now owns and operates 17 Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Arizona locations and is the Southwest franchise partner of Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers. MRG’s first restaurant opened in Las Vegas in 2006 and currently manages 12 Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers locations throughout the Las Vegas Valley. March 2018 marked MRG’s third northern Nevada location. For future plans and more information about MRG, visit www.mrgmm.com.

ABOUT RAISING CANE’S®:
Founded by Todd Graves in 1996 in Baton, Rouge, LA., RAISING CANE’S CHICKEN FINGERS has more than 300 restaurants in 23 states with multiple new restaurants under construction.  The company has ONE LOVE®—quality chicken finger meals—and is continually recognized for its unique business model and customer satisfaction.  Raising Cane’s vision is to have restaurants all over the world and be the brand for quality chicken finger meals, a great crew, cool culture and active community involvement.  More information is available at raisingcanes.com.

About Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
Since 1941, the mission of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada has been to serve those in need — the most vulnerable — regardless of race, religion or creed.  This leading community resource offers help and hope with dignity as it strives to meet the diverse needs of men, women and children in Southern Nevada.  Through the generosity of foundations, grants, organizations and individual donors, Catholic Charities operates 18 programs providing support to more than 5,000 people daily and encompassing five core areas: Family Services, Food Services, Senior Services, Immigration and Refugee Services and Homeless and Housing Services.  Catholic Charities also operates the largest Meals on Wheels program and Emergency Shelter Services in Southern Nevada.  For additional information, please visit CatholicCharities.com

HELP of Southern Nevada 2013 Event Listings

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HELP OF SOUTHERN NEVADA 2013 EVENT LISTINGS 

 

“HELP2O” Bottled Water Campaign at Whole Foods Market
Now through Aug. 31
HELP of Southern Nevada’s “HELP2O” campaign encourages Southern Nevadans to help protect homeless residents from the dangers associated with the summer heat by donating water and spare change at Whole Foods Market now through Aug. 31. Those looking to donate bottled water can do so by visiting any of the four local Whole Foods Market locations. Bottled water donations can be purchased in-store and donated or purchased elsewhere and dropped off. For every bottle of Real Water purchased at Whole Foods Market during the campaign, Nevada-based Real Water will donate a bottle. The water will be collected on a regular basis and distributed to the area’s homeless.

Back-to-School Supply Drive at Sushi Roku
Now through Sept. 2
HELP of Southern Nevada is partnering with Sushi Roku now through Labor Day for a school supply drive. Diners who donate school supplies will receive one complimentary order of edamame with their meal.

Back-to-School Supply Drive at HELP of Southern Nevada
Now through Sept. 12
7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday
HELP of Southern Nevada is collecting school supplies such as backpacks, filler paper (college and wide ruled), pens, pencils, erasers, binders, notebooks, folders, glue sticks, scissors, crayons, colored pencils, rulers, tissues, hand sanitizer, quart-sized storage bags and dry erase markers at the nonprofit’s 1640 E. Flamingo Road headquarters. HELP will then distribute the supplies to school-aged clients in need of assistance.

Donate a Dollar at Walgreens
Now through Sept. 30
HELP of Southern Nevada encourages Walgreens shoppers to help make a difference in their community by donating a dollar or more when visiting any of the drugstore’s 62 Las Vegas and Henderson locations.  Donations will be collected upon checkout and will go directly to HELP of Southern Nevada.

Dine at Raising Cane’s® on Labor Day
Sept. 2
100% of Labor Day profits from all six Raising Cane’s® Las Vegas locations will be donated to HELP of Southern Nevada. Additionally, on Labor Day, September 2, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., guests at the S. Las Vegas Boulevard (S. Las Vegas Blvd. and Warm Springs) location will receive a raffle ticket with the purchase of their meal for the chance to win a BMX bike from DK Bicycles autographed by BMX star and television personality Ricardo Laguna.

A meet and greet with Laguna will also be held from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Raising Cane’s® S. Las Vegas Boulevard location with the first 50 attendees receiving an autographed poster. The lucky raffle prize winner will be announced at the end of the event. Guests must be in attendance to win.

HELP of Southern Nevada Menu at Rí Rá Las Vegas
Sept. 23 through 29
Visit Rí Rá Las Vegas (located inside The Shoppes at Mandalay Place) to support HELP of Southern Nevada. Order from a special HELP menu during lunch or dinner and the pub will donate 20 percent of all proceeds to the nonprofit.

The limited-time menu features a Guinness Beer Cheese and Pretzels appetizer ($9.95), a delicious combination of Guinness, Irish and American cheddars, and Coleman’s mustard, served hot with warm pretzel sticks for dipping. Entrée selections include Guinness BBQ Pork ($19.95) served with loaded mashed potatoes and baked beans; Guinness Brat and Mash ($18.95) alongside sundried tomato mash, beer battered onion rings and a mustard brown gravy; and Guinness Braised Short Ribs ($22.95) complemented with champ and garlic green beans.  Diners craving dessert will be delighted by the Guinness Sundae ($6.95), a warm house-baked black and tan brownie with vanilla ice cream, Guinness chocolate sauce, strawberries, walnuts and whipped cream.

Round It Up At Yard House
Ongoing
Support HELP of Southern Nevada by visiting Yard House at Town Square Las Vegas all year long and participating in Round It Up America®, a program that gives diners around the country the opportunity to make a difference in their communities by donating pocket change to local nonprofits. Each check at Yard House at Town Square Las Vegas contains a line where patrons can donate to HELP of Southern Nevada by simply rounding up their purchases to the nearest dollar. While the individual donations may be nominal, their collective sum is powerful in assisting HELP of Southern Nevada serve the community through its various programs.

$10 on the 10th Donor Program
Ongoing
Become a recurring donor with HELP of Southern Nevada’s $10 on the 10th, a program that encourages Southern Nevada residents to help make a difference in their community by donating $10 on the 10th of every month. Those wishing to sign up can visit www.helpsonv.org and click the “Get Involved” page to scroll down and donate, labeling $10 on the 10th in the description. In celebration of the new program, all $10 on 10th donors who sign up for one whole year starting in September will be automatically entered to win a prize from the Las Vegas Strip.

About HELP of Southern Nevada:
HELP of Southern Nevada operates nine departments, consists of 97 employees and serves more than 103,000 unduplicated clients each year.  The services HELP provides assist low-income families, homeless teens and adults among other individuals, to become more self-sufficient through direct services, trainings and referrals.  Programs available include Shannon West Homeless Youth Center, Emergency Resources, Weatherization, Community Alternative Sentencing, Work Opportunities Readiness Center, Holiday Assistance, Nevada 2-1-1 and Homeless Outreach.  For more information, call HELP of Southern Nevada at 702-369-4357 or visit www.helpsonv.org.

 

Raising Cane’s® to donate 100% of profits to HELP of Southern Nevada on Labor Day; BMX star and TV personality Ricardo Laguna to appear for meet and greet

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RAISING CANE’S® TO DONATE 100% OF PROFITS TO HELP OF SOUTHERN NEVADA ON LABOR DAY

BMX star and television personality Ricardo Laguna to appear for meet and greet

 

100% of Labor Day profits from all six Raising Cane’s® Las Vegas locations will be donated to HELP of Southern Nevada.

Additionally, on Labor Day, September 2, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., guests at the S. Las Vegas Boulevard (S. Las Vegas Blvd. and Warm Springs) location will receive a raffle ticket with the purchase of their meal for the chance to win a children’s bike from DK Bicycles autographed by BMX star and television personality Ricardo Laguna.

A meet and greet with Laguna will also be held from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Raising Cane’s® S. Las Vegas Boulevard location with the first 50 attendees receiving an autographed poster. The lucky raffle prize winner will be announced at the end of the event. Guests must be in attendance to win.

About Raising Cane’s® Chicken Fingers:
Founded by Todd Graves in 1996 in Baton Rouge, La., RAISING CANE’S CHICKEN FINGERS has more than 125 Restaurants in 16 states with new restaurants under construction. The company has ONE LOVE®—quality chicken finger meals—and is continually recognized for its unique business model and customer satisfaction. RAISING CANE’S® vision is to have restaurants all over the world and be the brand for quality chicken finger meals, a great crew, cool culture, and active community involvement.

Since opening its first store in Las Vegas in 2006, the Micatrotto Restaurant Group (MRG) now has six Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers locations throughout the Las Vegas Valley and entered the Arizona market in September 2011. More information on Raising Cane’s is available at www.raisingcanes.com. For more information about the Las Vegas Raising Cane’s locations and/or MRG, visit www.ILOVECANES.com.

About HELP of Southern Nevada:
HELP of Southern Nevada operates nine departments, consists of 97 employees and serves more than 103,000 unduplicated clients each year.  The services HELP provides assist low-income families, homeless teens and adults among other individuals, to become more self-sufficient through direct services, trainings and referrals.  Programs available include Shannon West Homeless Youth Center, Emergency Resources, Weatherization, Community Alternative Sentencing, Work Opportunities Readiness Center, Holiday Assistance, Nevada 2-1-1 and Homeless Outreach.  For more information, call HELP of Southern Nevada at 702-369-4357 or visit www.helpsonv.org.