Program aims to keep kids in school

Cureton, Sara
June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, pP29
The article discusses the programs of Communities in Schools in Nevada, headed by Louise Shelton. The Martinez Elementary school in north Las Vegas is cited in which 20 percent of the students are homeless but all are given free lunch and the Martinez Academy of Health, a primary health care clinic. Communities in Schools and the Junior League of Las Vegas support the efforts of Helton and her call for more community donors.


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