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Date Published: February 23, 2021

Albertsons Community Investment - ID, MT, NV, CA, OR, UT, WA, WY, AZ, CO, F...

Albertsons Community Investment gives grants to nonprofit and school programs that meet the following focus areas: Hunger Relief, Health, Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles. Geographical focus areas: Idaho, Montana, Southern Nevada, Southern California, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico or Texas.

Bank of the West - AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, MN, MO, NV, NM, ND, OK, OR, SD, UT,...

The mission of the Bank’s Charitable Contributions Program is to help meet the needs of the communities we serve by supporting nonprofit organizations dedicated to improving quality of life, particularly for low– and moderate–income individuals and communities. The Bank will consider requests for contributions from nonprofit organizations that qualify under the following charitable giving categories: Community and Economic Development, Edu…

Community Foundation of Western Nevada

Grants from funds at the Community Foundation of Western Nevada support causes of every type in the Truckee Meadows and beyond. The Community Foundation of Western Nevada has distributed over $34 million in grants and scholarships from our 180 charitable funds to strengthen our Nevada home.

Del E. Webb Foundation

The mission of the Del E. Webb Foundation is to support organizations that are primarily involved in providing formal medical services, medical research, or medical education and are located in the states of Arizona, California or Nevada.

Dermody Properties Foundation

The Dermody Properties Foundation was founded in 1988, funded by the profits generated by the hard work and dedication of all employees at DP Partners. With a focus on the arts, education, and the family, as well as a special emphasis on children and the elderly, our employee–managed Foundation has provided funds and volunteer support to over 200 worthy non–profit organizations and community causes. The company has offices in Reno, Nevada, Port…

Donald W. Reynolds Foundation

Founded in 1954, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation seeks to honor the memory of its benefactor, for whom it is named, by filling unmet needs and attempting to gain an immediate, transformational impact in four principal areas of interest: Meeting the greatest needs of communities in Arkansas, Nevada and Oklahoma, primarily through improved facilities for their outstanding local nonprofit organizations; Accelerating the fight against atherosclerosis and a…


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Harrah’s Foundation

The Harrah™s Foundation focuses its philanthropic efforts on three categories: Seniors “ community–based programs that enhance the lives of seniors are our primary philanthropic initiative. Education “ community–based programs that enhance educational opportunities and resources for students seeking higher education. Civic “ broadly defined as local programs that are vital to the success of each of our communitie…

Henderson Community Foundation

The Henderson Community Foundation – a not–for–profit corporation – provides resources and support to improve the health, education and quality of life in Henderson, Nevada.

Leonette Foundation - Nevada

The Leonette Foundation does not itself operate programs, but makes grants to private, non–profit organizations and public agencies to carry out projects that will benefit needy children and seniors in Northern Nevada– specifically the Reno, Sparks and Lake Tahoe areas. the Foundation will accept grant requests in the following categories: 1. Aging, Centers & Services: Innovative approaches to improvement in the quality of life for senior c…

MGM MIRAGE Charitable Giving Program

The MGM MIRAGE Charitable Giving Program serves as the principal funding entity for the Company’s community and social investments. It is the mission of MGM MIRAGE to strengthen communities in which we operate. With the understanding that one company cannot meet the multitude of needs each community faces, it is our priority to strengthen organizations and programs that are located where our employees live, work and care for their families. MGM MIRAGE…

Minuteman Foundation - Henderson, Nevada

The Minuteman Foundation Corporation’s mission is to fund services specifically designed to meet, in a significant manner, the physical or social needs of elderly persons. All volunteers are currently members of either the Community Service Club at Sun City Anthem or Neighbors Assisting Neighbors at Solera.

Mutual of Omaha Foundation

The Mutual of Omaha Foundation supports nonprofit programs and organizations in the Omaha/Council Bluffs community that directly impact families with significant needs, we are addressing some of the most critical issues facing families today – issues like youth violence, domestic abuse, illiteracy and homelessness. The Foundation’s funding priorities: Behavioral Health, Youth Violence, Domestic Abuse, Childhood Obesity, Early Childhood Education…

Nevada Community Foundation

The Nevada Community Foundation has some areas of interest to which specific pools of our competitive granting dollars are allocated. Following is a guide to these areas: Capacity Building, Education, Animals, Wildlife & Conservation.

Nevada Energy Foundation

The Foundation supports NV Energy’s charitable efforts and those of its employees. Through direct grants, scholarships and volunteerism, the Foundation actively supports improvements in the quality of life in the communities NV Energy serves. Grants are focused on five philanthropic areas: education, the environment, youth development, arts and multi–cultural outreach and health and human services.

Parasol Community Foundation

The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation envisions a region known for engaged community. As Tahoe’s largest community foundation, we are committed to improving the quality of life throughout the Lake Tahoe basin and empowering donors in meeting their charitable passions. Areas of funding interest – Arts, Culture & Heritage, Education & Youth Development, Environment, and Social Services.

Richard Myles Johnson Foundation - CA, NV

The Richard Myles Johnson Foundation, established in 1958 as the California Filene Foundation, supports the financial education efforts of credit unions in California and Nevada, with a special focus on youth financial education. Through the generous support of our contributors, the Foundation is able to support youth financial literacy programs through the Community Service Grant program, as well as educational scholarships for credit union staff and volu…

SIMMS Foundation

The SIMMS Foundation mission is to strive to promote the common good through commitments to head and neck cancer awareness, medical research, scholarships, public television, animal rights and other heartfelt causes.

Terry Lee Wells Foundation - Nevada

The Terry Lee Wells Foundation is dedicated to providing support to non–profit organizations that strive to improve the lives of the underprivileged in northern Nevada, with special emphasis on those which serve the needs of women and children.

The Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation - Las Vegas

Since more requests are received each year than can possibly be granted, the Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation® has established certain criteria to help decide where funds may be most effectively utilized. Consideration is limited to at–risk youth programs targeting education and recreation in the Las Vegas area.

US Airways Corporate Giving

US Airways invests in community organizations and initiatives to enhance the quality of life in the airline’s hub markets and focus cities of Boston, Charlotte, Las Vegas, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh and Washington, DC. US Airways is committed to arts and culture, health and human services, and education and that committment is reflected through annual financial and travel donations on behalf of US Airways’ giving programs and fou…

Walter S. Johnson Foundation

The Walter S. Johnson Foundation seeks to help youth become successful adults by preparing them to participate fully in their education, their workplaces and their communities. The Foundation considers grantees in the Northern California and Washoe, Nevada county regions. Areas of funding interest include Youth and Education.

Wilburforce Foundation

The Wilburforce Foundation is dedicated to protecting nature’s richness and diversity through funding programs that help preserve our remaining wild places. The Foundation awards grants to nonprofit organizations that have programs operating in Alaska, the Yellowstone to Yukon region, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Arizona or New Mexico.

William G. McGowan Charitable Fund - PA, CO, NV, IL, NY, Wash DC, VA

The William G. McGowan Charitable Fund brings our vision to life through grantmaking in three program areas including Healthcare and Medical Research; Education, and Community Programs for Those Most Vulnerable. We give priority to programs that have demonstrated success, measurable outcomes, have a plan for sustainability, and aim to end cycles of poverty and suffering. The McGowan Charitable Fund restricts its grants to the following areas: Northeast Pen…

William H. and Mattie Wattis Harris Foundation - Las Vegas & Western US

The William H. and Mattie Wattis Harris Foundation gives grants for $6,000 or less that are concerned with the following areas: the arts, environmental conservation, preventative health care and population issues, and educational programs. The Foundation has a geographical focus for giving in the western United States, including the Rocky Mountains and intermountain regions.