Since 2013, Bryce Harper has partnered with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) through Harper’s Heroes, a program for kids battling blood cancers to have a once in a lifetime experience! Every summer, Bryce hosts patients and survivors at Nationals Park for an incredible day away from cancer with their families. As guests of the 2015 National League MVP, our families have the opportunity to watch the Nationals take batting practice and ask questions during a private meet & greet with Bryce. Afterwards, families enjoy watching the Washington Nationals from the outfield, right behind the All-Star.
In 2017, Harper teamed up with Kris Bryant to help their hometown of Las Vegas in relief efforts assisting victims of a shooting at a music concert that left 58 people dead. Bryant and Harper used their platform to encourage people to donate to an clarkcountynv.gov to help Las Vegas with relief of the shooting.
Direct Relief is a humanitarian aid organization, active in all 50 states and more than 80 countries, with a mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergencies – without regard to politics, religion, or ability to pay.
"To provide wholesome food to hungry people, while passionately pursuing a hunger-free community." We combine food banking (warehousing canned and boxed goods), food rescue (obtaining surplus or unused meats, bread, dairy and produce from hospitality and grocery outlets), and ready-to-eat meals to be the most complete food solution for Southern Nevada.
Philabundance is the Delaware Valley’s largest hunger-relief organization, acquiring, rescuing, and distributing food to 90,000 people weekly in 9 counties in PA and NJ. Of the people Philabundance serves, 30% percent are children and 16% percent are seniors. Others who seek food assistance include people with disabilities, single parents, veterans, students, and working-class families.
With so much uncertainty facing us all around COVID-19, there's one thing that we shouldn’t be uncertain about. And that's our willingness to extend a helping hand to those in need during times of crisis. After all, we ARE the City of Brotherly Love.
Community organizations providing support to our most vulnerable neighbors are facing an unprecedented strain on their resources with COVID-19. The PHL COVID-19 Fund will rapidly and equitably deploy solutions and resources to help our nonprofit community navigate near-and longer-term challenges from COVID-19 and ensure that critical resources remain available for those in our community who need it most.
Since 1993, the mission of Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation is to provide social, educational, financial 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, renal, blood and immunologic diseases and to provide healing arts and wellness programs to adults touched by cancer as well as to chronically ill children and their caregivers.
Our mission is to advance change in America by ensuring equitable access to nutritious food for all in partnership with food banks, policymakers, supporters, and the communities we serve.
Celebrating its third year in 2021, Rebels Give encourages UNLV’s large community of supporters to celebrate their connections to the university by giving to any area of interest on campus. The event was paused in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Join with the entire UNLV community for the 1,957 minutes, in honor of the 1957 founding of UNLV, to make an impact of the lives of over 30,000 UNLV students and the entire Las Vegas community.
Team Rubicon serves communities by mobilizing veterans to continue their service, leveraging their skills and experience to help people prepare, respond, and recover from disasters and humanitarian crises.
Providing comprehensive care in more than 30 specialties, serving San Diego and southern Riverside counties.