Official Charities

Opportunity Village is Nevada’s largest private, not-for-profit community rehabilitation program, serving more than 3,000 people annually through vocational training, community job placement, advocacy, and social recreation programs. Opportunity Village has helped Southern Nevada’s most vulnerable citizens integrate into society while offering a paycheck, a feeling of achievement, and a renewed sense of independence.

www.opportunityvillage.org

 

 

HELP of Southern Nevada was established in 1970 to provide information and referrals to human and health services available in Southern Nevada.  As the Las Vegas valley has grown, HELP of Southern Nevada has expanded to provide direct services as needed.  Direct services programs now include:  Emergency Resource Services, Displaced Homemaker, Community Alternative Sentencing, Homeless Services, Weatherization, Nevada 2-1-1 and Holiday assistance.

www.helpsonv.org

 

 

 

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training® is the world's largest endurance sports training program. The program provides training to run or walk a whole or half marathon or participate in a triathlon or century (100-mile) bike ride. Since 1988, more than 295,000 volunteer participants have helped raise more than $660 million.

By helping to raise funds for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma research and patient services, you'll receive:
    •     Personalized fitness  training by certified coaches for a period of four to five months
    •     Training clinics
    •     Your own personal  Web site for online fundraising
    •     A supportive group  of teammates
    •     Lodging and airfare  to more than 60 accredited events in the United States and abroad.

www.teamintraining.org/snv

Foundation For Recovery

 

 

 

Foundation for Recovery is a charitable 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, based in Las Vegas, Nevada, dedicated to supporting recovery from addiction programs through diverse initiatives and activities. To this end, the Foundation is committed to promoting awareness of available treatment resources, encouraging network and information exchanges, and underwriting community engagements that deal with pro-recovery modalities. The Foundation also supports research and educational initiatives and is the proud sponsor of several addiction studies scholarships at the graduate and undergraduate level at UNLV.  The Foundation is also the Nevada affiliate of The Partnership for a Drug-Free America.