At Andson, our mission is to educate, inform and inspire youth and young adults by delivering innovative programs in academics, financial literacy, and mentoring. We believe delivering financial and educational support to students can aid not only in their academic careers, but also in their personal development. Our programs educate and empower students to achieve sound and promising futures.
The Assistance League of Las Vegas administers several programs to help women and children in our community. The largest program is Operation School Bell which helps disadvantaged kids by giving them brand new, stylish school outfits, including shoes and a warm jacket. In nearly forty years, over 120,000 local children have received clothing and supplies that help build self-esteem, succeed in school and build a foundation for a successful future.
The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada is to enable young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada’s goal is to enrich the lives and shape the futures of youth, transitioning them into adulthood with healthy habits, a high school diploma, and a clear plan for their future. Every program at their 13 clubhouses is developed to meet the needs and interests of our community’s youth, with a focus on the three key priorities: Academic Success, Good Character & Leadership, and Healthy Lifestyle.
It is our mission to provide support, education, hope and advocacy through programs and services or children and adolescents with cancer, their families and the professionals who care for them. All programs and services are given at no cost to the families. All contributions are directly helping Nevada families affected by childhood cancer.
Our mission is to make a difference in the lives of heart families through emotional, educational and financial support to inspire a higher quality of life for all. Children’s Heart Foundation dedicates itself to bringing health, hope and happiness to children and families impacted by congenital heart defects through emotional, educational and financial support to inspire a higher quality of life for everyone.
The mission of DISCOVERY Children’s museum is to provide a vibrant and engaging experience, through exhibits and programs, where children from economically and culturally diverse backgrounds actively participate in playful learning experiences that ignite a love of lifelong learning.
The mission of the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation spreads social, emotional, educational, and psychological support services and programs to families of ALL children diagnosed with life threatening or critical illnesses such as cancer, HIV/AIDS, sickle cell, hemophilia, renal disorders and immunologic diseases, and provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer and to chronically ill children and their caregivers.
Opportunity Village is a not-for-profit organization serving children and adults in the Southern Nevada community with intellectual disabilities, to enhance their lives and the lives of the families who love them. Through vocational training, community employment, day services, advocacy, arts and social recreation, citizens with severe disabilities are able to find new friends, realize future career paths, seek independence and community integration and unleash creative passions.