Investing in Our Community

Nevada Community Foundation is honored to provide student scholarships and grants to charitable organizations through the generosity of our donors.  Below is a list of some of our most recent awards.


The following grants have been funded through Nevada Community Foundation on the advice of our donors:

Granted through the Generosity of the Golden Nugget Las Vegas Community Fund

  • Children First
  • Family Youth Enrichment
  • Assistance League of Las Vegas
  • Goodie Two Shoes
  • Family and Child Treatmentof Southern Nevada
  • Future Smiles
  • Operation Hope
  • The Adoption Exchange
  • Las Vegas Rescue Mission
  • Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
  • Nevada Diabetes Association
  • Ronald McDonald House of Greater Las Vegas
  • Safe House
  • Street Teens
  • Three Square
  • Variety Early Learning Center

Granted through the Generosity of the Changing Lives Fund

  • The Josh Stevens Foundation
  • Teach for America Las Vegas Valley
  • Communities in Schools of Nevada
  • Galex Foundation
  • Barry’s Boxing
  • Torino Foundation
  • Nevada PEP
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Nevada
  • Three Square

Granted through the Generosity of our Many Donors

  • Spread the Word Nevada
  • Share Our Strength
  • Keep memory Alive
  • HELP of Southern Nevada
  • The Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation
  • Athletes for Hope
  • Boulder City High School
  • The Rape Crisis Center
  • Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
  • Special Olympics Nevada
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas'Boys Town Nevada
  • The Adelson Clinic
  • Friends of LVMPD
  • Homeless Youth Foundation
  • University of Nevada Reno
  • Wounded Warrior Project
  • College of Southern Nevada
  • UMC
  • Lied Discovery Children's Museum
  • Clark County School District


The following scholarship funds have provided recent awards to support students in our community:

  • The Ruben P. Diaz Memorial Scholarship
  • The First Tee of Southern Nevada Scholarship
  • The Joseph P. and Rosa W. Wagner Scholarship
  • The Sunbelt Communications Scholarship
  • The Eva Temm Pushard Memorial Scholarship
  • The George W. VonTobel College Aid Fund

For information on available funding, please see Current grant and scholarship cycles.