TITLE

DONATIONS

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/30/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 13, pP28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs relating to philanthropy in Nevada. The Plaza and the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association hosted a Legends Charity Dinner and Blackjack Tournament on March 6 and 7, 2009 to benefit the Young Readers Council. Pediped, a footwear company in Henderson, has increased its 2008 pledge to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Wal-Mart Foundation donated money to the Public Education Foundation's literacy initiative, Clark County READS, to replace outdated books in several schools.
ACCESSION #
40539116

 

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