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Rappellers participate in fundraising event for local K-12 students — PHOTOS

Updated April 24, 2022 - 5:11 pm

On Saturday, rappellers participated in a fundraiser for financial literacy programs for local K-12 students. The fundraiser was held by the Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada on the roof at the Opal Tower at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas.

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