June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, pP29
The article offers information on various donations in Las Vegas, Nevada. MGM Mirage donated U.S. $6.9 million to the Voice Foundation, MGM's philanthropic firm funded by employees. Epicurean Charitable Foundation Las Vegas has granted scholarships to five local high school students, with each getting $10,000 every year. The Golden Nugget Hotel and Casino was the venue of the Grand Poker Series event on June 6, 2008 for the benefit of the Mont el Williams Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.


Related Articles

  • $5 for Fight Fund almost brokeas need grows.  // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;11/17/2011, Vol. 75 Issue 16, p1 

    The article urges readers to donate for the 5 Dollars for Fight Fund to pay for hundreds of cases that are to be settled on utility, rent, and mortgages.

  • Military Families Welcome Assistance.  // Numismatist;Jan2012, Vol. 125 Issue 1, p29 

    The article reports on the sale of the 2010 Poppy 25-cent Collector Card owned by the Royal Canadian Mint, which has generated 100,000 dollars for the benefit of the Military Families Fund (MMF), a nonprofit organization helping spouses and children with special needs.

  • Albany State University Returns Donation From the Ray Charles Foundation Filed in HBCUs on January 12, 2013.  // Journal of Blacks in Higher Education (BruCon Publishing Co.);1/17/2013, p6 

    The article reports that Black Albany State University in Georgia agreed to return the 3 million U.S. dollars donation by the Ray Charles Foundation after failing to raise sufficient additional funds to build the center.

  • Firms Have Soft Spot for Toys for Tots. Zion, Lee // San Diego Business Journal;12/18/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 51, p39 

    Reports on contributions made by businesses in San Diego, California to the Toys for Tots campaign. Bicycles and toys donated by Intuit; Toy drives held by he American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, Vical Inc. and the Westgate Hotel; Other sponsors of the program.

  • Charities stand accused of alienating mid-value donors. Hoffbrand, Jenny // Precision Marketing;7/27/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 18, p2 

    The article reports on the research conducted by Bluefrog on charity donors in Great Britain. It was found that most charitable institutions have alienated the mid-value donors. It forgot that these type of people were more responsive and gave multiple cash donations when they believed that the...

  • DRAG QUEENS RALLY FOR PRIDE.  // Capital Xtra (Ottawa);4/23/2008, Issue 186, p5 

    The article focuses on the 2008 Drag Ball. Around 100 people came out to the 2008 event to raise money for Capital Pride. It featured a drag show and dance at Dom Polski Hall. Pride planners are hoping that the event will generate buzz for the annual summer festival. Attendees took a moment to...

  • CFS beats the competition in May.  // Money Management;6/26/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 23, p30 

    The article reports on the fundraising event of fund managers for the Day of Difference Foundation in May 2008 in Sydney, New South Wales. Colonial First State Wholesale Global Resources Fund ranks first with a return of 5.019 percent, followed by GVI Global Industrial Share Fund with 2.587...

  • APPEALING TO THE NEXT LEVEL. Brodsky, Mark // Xtra (Toronto);10/16/2003, Issue 495, p20 

    Highlights the plan of the Lesbian and Gay Community Appeal Foundation (LGCA) to establish an endowment fund that would guarantee partial funding for organizations. Remarks from LGCA co-chair Doug Kerr on the plan; Objective of a planned fund raising campaign of the LGCA.

  • GIVING.  // Orange County Business Journal;10/29/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 44, p12 

    The article reports on the several fundraising and charitable donations from different companies and people in the California. The Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana received $1 million donation from Boeing Co. The W. L. Butler Construction Inc. in Irvine donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics