By Michelle Jackson, President and CEO – Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada We know that chamber members were impacted by the pandemic and it required them to be flexible and change the way they do business. Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada (JA) also had to change the way we approach our business of teaching life…

Dreamsickle Kids Foundation was founded by Georgene’ “Gina” Glass. Mother two children with the youngest ,Gia diagnosed with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) at birth. In 2016, Gina and her family relocated to Nevada to find no specific resources for people of any age affected by SCD or their siblings and caregivers. After a few scary…

We are so thankful for your interest in joining us to help others! Due to Covid, we’ve had to seriously alter our volunteer program and are just now slowly, cautiously opening up to some new volunteers. Going forward, in order to ensure continuity of serving our clients as well as the safety of our staff…

We are dedicated to keeping you connected to the Club! Our Virtual Club offers daily videos and lessons around our core programming including STEM, ART, Character & Leadership as well at Strength and Fitness. We will also offer virtual help with your at home school assignments via video conferencing. We hope you will enjoy seeing…

Thank you to our awesome intern Dan and all the volunteers that attended our Trego Hot Springs Area cleanup last weekend. Our crew of 20 volunteers covered 3 areas around Trego which needed some TLC after disrespecful human usage has degraded the area. The Black Rock Desert is a big place and we would not…

Donations from The Med Spa and Hankins & Sohn Plastic Surgery Associates Blessed by pillars of support, Friends can stand firmly while serving others in times of need! Continuity of service, reliability and predictability can make all the difference in the world for those dealing with food insecurity.  Volunteers and donors position Friends in the…

Heading into the weekend like… Do you know someone in need of food assistance who can’t make it to a typical weekday distribution? We can help with that! Several of our partner food pantries hold weeknight and/or weekend distributions. Check out the list below, and visit FBNN.org/GetHelp for schedules and more details on all of…

SENIORS FACING HUNGER – HIDDEN IN PLAIN SIGHT Written by: Jocelyn Lantrip on March 17, 2021 Hunger is a hidden epidemic in many age groups. Those who are facing the stark reality of not having the money in the budget for groceries after the bills are paid, may not want to discuss that reality.  They often suffer in…

We want to give a warm welcome to our newest Donation Sites to the Feeding Pets of the Homeless network! Village Pet Services Located: 4147 N. Highway 7 Hot Springs Village, AR, 71909 Business hours: 8 am to 8 pm every day   The Chiropractic and Functional Neurology Center Located: 8345 E. Market St. Suite…

Abel – Parent Testimonial When Abel became part of our family at 7 months old, he was behind in his developmental milestones. The individualized, one-on-one programs that Capability Health has provided him have been extremely helpful not only to Abel’s development, but as first time adoptive parents, it has been a huge help for us…