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We thought everyone knew about traumatic brain injury/depression but unfortunately we had to learn about this through a family member, friend, associate and even ourself. We REALLY need your HELP! Choose a sponsor level and DONATE to us.
Reveal your inner superhero at the annual Candlelighters Shine for a Superhero 5K and 1 mile race with Chet Buchanan. The event is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 13 at Exploration Park in the Mountain’s Edge master planned community located at 9600 South Buffalo Drive, just south of Blue Diamond Road. All participants are encouraged to dress up as their favorite superhero.
“To us, all of our children are superheroes and we want an army of them to show our community how courageous and strong these kids are when dealing with illness and all the associated issues that come with that,” said Kelly Webb, development coordinator for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation.
Pulling the sweeter strings of philanthropy comes this year’s Dessert Before Dinner Gala, benefiting Girls Scouts of Southern Nevada. A highlight of the event is the dessert competition, where noted local chefs create new and unique sweet treats from this year’s chosen Girl Scout cookie. Event attendees vote for and select the winning dessert. In addition to the competition, seven outstanding women leaders will be honored for making a real difference in our community and paving the way for today’s girls to become tomorrow’s great leaders. The 2014 honorees are: Heather Allen M.D., Thalia Dondero, Alexandra Epstein, Phyllis A. James, Joyce Sherman Nelson, Sandy Colon Peltyn, and Camille Ruvo. This year’s featured entertainer is Mirage headliner and comedian Terry Fator.
Potter's House West Las Vegas is gearing up for our annual school outreach and are in desperate need of school supplies! From backpacks to school uniforms - all is needed! We seem to be really low this year!
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NAMI of Southern Nevada invites you, your family, and friends to join us on Saturday, October 4, 2014 for our annual 5K Walk. “NAMI WALKS 2014”
This event will be held at Sunset Park located on Sunset & Eastern.
From coast-to-coast and around the globe, mental illness affects everyone. Each year mental illness impacts the lives of at least one in four adults and one in ten children in the United States. NAMI of Southern Nevada and its dedicated volunteers work together to raise awareness about mental illness. We provide essential education, advocacy, and support group programs for individuals in our community living with mental illness and their loved ones.
All “Walkers” are welcome! All donations gratefully accepted.
Create A Change Now is a local Las Vegas non-profit 501c3 organization that is changing the way families eat by educating and empowering children to make healthier food choices that are nutritious and delicious. Create A Change Now - Healthy School, Healthy Life Program boasts of Edible Desert Gardens, Chefs in Schools, Lets Move and The Garden Club.
SUPPORT THE INJURED POLICE OFFICERS FUND
WHAT: Pilates Mat Sessions
WHEN: Every Saturday in August 2014
TIME: 9:00am - 10:00am (arrive 10 min. early)
WHERE: Calvary Chapel Spring Valley
7175 West Oquendo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89113
(702)362-9000 (call to reserve your spot and you must bring your own mat)
COST: $10.00 per session, 100% goes to I.P.O.F.
CALL C.C.S.V. TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT FOR PILATES MAT SESSIONS (702)362-9000 YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR OWN MAT!!!! 1/4 INCH THICK MAT RECOMMENDED. MAT SESSIONS WILL BE FOR THE BEGINNER OR INTERMEDIATE PILATES PERSON.
Support the I.P.O.F. that will assist with expenses not covered by Industrial Insurance for serious line of duty injuries or line of duty death. SUPPORT POLICE OFFICERS AND THEIR FAMILIES!
Just for Kids Golf Tournament
Monday, September 15, 9:00a
Spring Valley Lake Country Club
Join Ed Henry and Gregg Combs as they host the 6th Annual “Just for Kids" Fundraising events in Apple Valley to benefit our local chapter. Support one or all of the following events:
Pancake Breakfast at Applebee’s, Classic Car “Show & Tell” show at Desert Mountain Plaza, or Golf Tournament at Spring Valley Lake Country Club.
For more information contact:
Gregg Combs 760.245.7921
Ed Henry 760.963.7247
Please join us October 11th for our 9th Annual Ride as we ride to raise awareness for breast cancer prevention, screening, treatment and to help fund a cure. Victorville Cycles has been the in the lead for donations for the past 5 years, Your Entry Fee Is DONATED!
Call for more info: (760) 245-5900
12120 Ridgecrest Rd.
Victorville, CA 92395
Fun-Family ride for all ages and abilities!
Prizes! Prizes! Prizes! We have partnered with some great companies to provide awesome door prizes along with a Sweepstakes to win a Trek Bicycle !
Goodie bags for all pre-registered riders
Marked route and on-route support
Entry fee includes lunch!
Do what you love for those you love!
New routes, new location!
A 1 mile walk to benefit those struggling to survive on the streets of Las Vegas.