NV Governor’s Office of Economic Development Announces Operational Grant for Nonprofits and Small Businesses. Applications open 10/19/20 – 11/2/20

— October 14, 2020 Content from this post are sourced from the Governor’s Office of Economic Development website, https://goed.nv.gov/pandemic-emergency-technical-support-pets-grant/, as well as from an informational email by Miles Dickson of the Nevada Grants Lab. — The Governor’s Office of Economic Development announced $20 million in COVID relief funds are made available to provide operational support to […]

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Esperanza Fund distributes more than $500k in third round of grant funding

== 13 Community-Based organizations receive grants to assist immigrant families Additional $100k received from Amalgamated Foundation’s Families and Workers Fund Note: this is originally a press release published on October 5, 2020. The newly established Esperanza Fund, created to support Nevada’s immigrant communities and strengthen nonprofits working with these communities, announces the distribution of an […]

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From the Nevada Independent: Undocumented Nevadans made the most of a $300 grant

== As the Esperanza Fund’s partners continue to distribute funds to individuals and families, we are glad to see coverage on the work being done by Nevada’s media outlets, including an article from the Nevada Independent about those who are receiving the support: https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/undocumented-nevadans-make-the-most-of-a-300-grant-in-absence-of-federal-and-state-aid

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Esperanza Fund Established to Support, Strengthen Nevada’s Immigrant Communities

Note: this is a press release copy from September 1, 2020 12 Community-Based Organizations Receive Grants to Assist Immigrant Families; Initial Funding Provided by the Open Society Foundations LAS VEGAS, NEV. — Duncan Lee, a prominent Nevadan and first-generation immigrant, in partnership with the Governor’s Office for New Americans, announces today the recent establishment of […]

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Our Statement on the Death of George Floyd

— We mourn with our community over the senseless death of George Floyd. We condemn, in the strongest of terms, the recent spate of racist attacks and murders against black Americans and other persons of color. The frequency of these tragic events, and the despair and anger we see and hear from our fellow citizens, […]

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The 2020 Las Vegas Golf Hall of Fame Scholarship Closes

The scholarship was originally extended from the original deadline of April 3, 2020. Effective for 6 PM Pacific Time, Friday, May 15, 2020, the scholarship is closed. The committee will begin reviewing all scholarship submissions received so far, and will begin contacting applicants in June. Thank you to all who submitted. For any questions, please […]

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Applications for Cox Charities Grants Accepted Through May 31, 2020

Cox Charities, the philanthropic arm of Cox Communications, Las Vegas, in partnership with its fiscal partner Nevada Community Foundation, is pleased to invite local nonprofit organizations to apply for grants during this grant cycle Grants are intended for programs that support one or more of Cox Charities’ philanthropic focus areas including children/families, education/STEAM (Science, Technology, […]

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Nevada COVID-19 Task Force Update April 3, 2020

Nevada COVID-19 Task Force Raises More Than $10 Million in First Week To donate to the fund, please visit this page. Jim Murren, chair of the Nevada COVID-19 Response, Relief and Recovery Task Force, today announced significant progress in the Task Force’s initial fundraising efforts. To date, the Task Force has raised more than $10 […]

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