Recipients 2006 to 2009

NWP & School

Past NWP Grant Recipients

Year 2009
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $325,000 to Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada (LACSN). Funds were used to add one new attorney within the Children’s Attorneys Project (CAP) Foster Care Early Intervention Program.

Three Square received the $50,000 NWP Founders Gift, an unrestricted grant annually awarded to the runner up.

Year 2008
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $450,000 to The Public Education Foundation. Funds were used to expand the Empowerment Schools initiative.

Nathan Adelson Hospice received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift.

Year 2007
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $320,000 to the Greater Las Vegas After-School All-Stars. Funds were used to support after school programs and technology labs at Dr. C. Owen Roundy Elementary School in Las Vegas to enhance the students’ learning experience.

Boys Town Nevada received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift.

Year 2006
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards its first grant of $180,000 to Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow (FIT). The funds established a new employment project and built a permanent Nevada Women’s Philanthropy Employment Project (NWPEP) library within FIT’s facility in north west Las Vegas. The NWPEP is a comprehensive job assistance and placement program for unemployed and underemployed people.

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