After years of serving people who are battling homelessness or food insecurity, the Friends in the Desert Foundation has gotten a glimpse of the population it serves. A study conducted by UNLV students looked at the organization, which offers a hot meal to those in need, and was able to identify its demographics.
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The Las Vegas Cultural Corridor Coalition plans to offer a December to Remember again this year, with bright lights, hula dancing and bagpipes.
Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada is distributing free turkeys and side dishes to clients who are picking up other items from its onsite food pantry.
The Blue Star Mothers of Henderson and Boulder City and volunteers stuffed hundreds of holiday stockings for the fifth annual Stockings for our Troops.
It’s a once-in-a-lifetime event that might just rank up there with the return of Halley’s Comet, Super Bowl III or the Apollo 11 moonwalk.
On any given day, there are two to 15 youths ages 12 to 21 at Street Teens. The youths take refuge inside the warm building, where hot meals and warm showers are provided.
Growing up watching people such as Martha Stewart, Brittney Melnick knew she wanted to become a caterer. Years later, not only is she seeing her dreams come true with her company, B With A Twist, she is using her business to cater to the needs of various nonprofits.
Many hundreds of people drove past a car crash on Interstate 15 during morning rush hour. Ho-hum, just another delay. Tammy Killen didn’t keep going.
Christopher Laporte, owner of Insert Coin(s), sets up a video game system at The Center on Wednesday.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal presents its annual list of craft bazaars, festivals and events for those interested in starting their holiday shopping while supporting nonprofit organizations.