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Chalk & Cheers 2021 Was a Colorful Day of Art, Autumn, and Family Fun

Creativity and community pride were on full display recently when Skye Canyon hosted a day filled with art, food and family fun at its fifth annual juried chalk art competition, Chalk & Cheers. The weather was perfect for the annual fall festival, raffle, and art fair at Skye Canyon Park with hundreds of families enjoying …

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Skye Canyon Donates Backpacks and School Supplies for Local Students

School Supply Drive Supports Assistance League of Las Vegas – Operation School Bell Skye Canyon residents, neighbors and businesses continue to show their charitable community spirit as they generously donated a myriad of backpacks and school supplies in support of Assistance League of Las Vegas’ annual Operation School Bell program. With drop off locations in …

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Memorial Day Patriotic Car Parade Once Again Proves Popular

Decorated Vehicle Parade, Food, Music and More Support Kline Veterans Fund There were old cars, new cars, sports cars, and family cars, each decorated in red, white, and blue for the second annual Memorial Day Patriotic Car Parade. Nearly 50 vehicles and hundreds of families were on hand to celebrate and honor those who died …

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Things Were Looking Up at the Sixth Annual Skye & Stars Event on International Astronomy Day

It was a dazzling night to remember when more than 2,000 people gathered at Skye Canyon Park for the sixth annual Skye & Stars stargazing event with the Las Vegas Astronomical Society (LVAS). Held on Saturday, May 15 – International Astronomy Day, families safely gathered in person to enjoy picnicking, music, lawn games, and food …

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2021 Spring Cleaning Yard Sales Yield Donations to Opportunity Village Thrift Store

In a true sign that spring is in the air, Olympia Companies master-planned communities of Southern Highlands and Skye Canyon recently held their annual Spring Community Yard Sales. Lightening the load in closets, garages, homes, and more, the two-day neighborhood yard sales included a drive-thru mobile shredding service and a donation drive for the Opportunity …

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The 2021 Resident Only Fit Fest Event Was the Ultimate Day of Fitness, Raising More Than $3,000 for Kline Veterans Fund

With fitness, health and safety in mind, Skye Canyon’s Fit Fest 2021 was an exciting day as 150 residents ranging from novices to trailblazers to those just seeking a stroll with family, pets and friends enjoyed a day of racing and socially distanced, fitness-focused fun at Skye Canyon Park. Even better, through Skye Serves – …

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Southern Highlands Generosity Shines During Mix 94.1’s Annual 4 Corners Food Drive Benefitting Three Square

A heartfelt congratulations and many thanks to those in Southern Highlands who helped make this year’s annual 4 Corners Food Drive another tremendous success. In partnership with radio station Mix 94.1 and Three Square, the annual 4 Corners Food Drive raises food donations for local families in need during the holiday season. While food insecurity …

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Skye Serves Raises Money to Feed 263 Families this Holiday Season

Generosity of Community and of Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation Helps Project 150 Spread Holiday Cheer and Feed It Forward The Skye Canyon community certainly proved it is the season of giving as they collectively raised $6,585 during this year’s Feed It Forward campaign. Exceeding the community goal of feeding 200 high school students and …

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Southern Highlands Supports Teens for Back-to-School

Having the right school supplies, clothing, and hygiene items can make a big difference for homeless, displaced, and disadvantaged high school students who are currently struggling as they pursue their education. Research shows that students with the appropriate school supplies can improve grades, creativity, attitude towards learning, behavior, and self-image – increasing their chances for …

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$15K Donation to Operation Warm Heart Despite Cancelled In-Person Memorial Day Celebration

For the past 17 years, the Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation and the Southern Highlands Community Association have proudly hosted a Memorial Day Celebration. An opportunity for families and the community to come together for fun, food, fireworks, and patriotic celebration, this high-spirited annual event has also served to support our long-term community partner Operation …

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Skye Canyon Supports Students with School Supplies and More!

It’s a fact that having the right school supplies can make a big difference for kids as they pursue their education. Research shows that children with the appropriate school supplies can improve grades, creativity, attitude towards learning, behavior, and self-image – increasing their chances for success at school. Knowing that this school year, perhaps more …

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Darilyne Goett

It is with heavy hearts, extreme gratitude, and a lot of love that we honor the life and legacy of Darilyne Heather Goett, the first lady of the Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation. Darilyne and Garry Goett established the Foundation in 2000 to provide support and improve the quality of life for women and children …

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Community Event Hosted by Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation Raises Money for Andson and the Boys & Girls Club of Southern Highlands

Under beautiful autumnal skies, the annual Fall Festival hosted by Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation and the Southern Highlands Community Association proved once again to be a fun-filled day at Goett Family Park. Held on Saturday, October 19, the seasonal celebration featured carnival games, face painting, bounce houses and slides, a rock wall, raffles, costume …

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Despite Cancellation of 20th Annual Live Event Due to COVID-19 Health Concerns, Nine Local Charities Receive Donation

The Governor’s Black-Tie charitable event has always been about enhancing the Las Vegas Valley by assisting the Community’s less fortunate women and children. The golf, concert, and reception portions of the 2020 event were cancelled under the “Stay Home for Nevada” directives, but the generosity of the community and its sponsors lived on. Today, Olympia …

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Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation Raises $1.3 Million Dollars for Nine Local Charities at 19th Annual Governor’s Black-Tie Event

The Governor’s Black-Tie event continues to be the premier fundraising event in the state of Nevada. Hosted by Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation, the 19th annual Governor’s Black-Tie event kicked off on Thursday, April 11th, and what a blast the three-day celebration was! During this year’s event, headlined by three-time Grammy Award winner Brad Paisley, …

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Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation Makes a $1.3 Million Splash for Nine Local Charities at First-Ever Pancake Breakfast and Pool Party

Recently, Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation hosted its first-ever special celebratory Pancake Breakfast and Pool Party to present nine local charities with proceeds raised at this year’s 19th annual Governor’s Black-Tie event. Representatives from the local charities including: Andson, Assistance League of Nevada, Boys & Girls Club of Southern Nevada, Candlelighters, Children’s Heart Foundation, Discovery …

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Family Fun, Fireworks, Food, and More Yields $32,000 for Operation Warm Heart at Annual Memorial Day Celebration

A perennial favorite among residents, the 17th annual Memorial Day event was a fun-filled family day filled with field games, food, drinks, water slides, live music, face-painting, a fireworks extravaganza, and more. Co-hosted by the Southern Highlands Community Association and Olympia Companies SH Charitable Foundation (OCSHCF), more than 3,000 people enjoyed the free community-focused event …

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Ladies’ Pink Tee Put the Fun in Fundraising… and Raises $30K for Local Breast Cancer Organizations

Dressed in pink and ready for a “swinging” good time, more than 150 women joined in the fun at this year’s Pink Tee, Southern Highlands’ annual ladies-only giggle golf and social event held each October to raise money for breast cancer organizations throughout Southern Nevada. Now in its 16th year, the Pink Tee has raised …

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