Grant Recipients

NWP & WestCare Nevada

NWP GRANT RECIPIENTS

Year 2020
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards its largest ever Impact Grant. A total of $500,000 was awarded to Safe Nest, Project Safe 417 (PS417) Full City-Wide and 24-Hour Expansion. PS 417 is a collaborative crisis response program that places SafeNest advocates at the scene after a domestic violence emergency call. Advocates provide support, connecting potential victims with services right away, and work alongside LVMPD officers responding to the call. Grant funds allow the project to extend to all areas served by LVMPD at all hours of the day, building on a successful pilot project.

Three Square Food Bank received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift, an unrestricted grant awarded to the second finalist.

Year 2019
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $490,000 to Lutheran Social Services of Nevada to build an additional 2,000 square feet of food pantry space, expanding the current 750-square-foot DigiMartTM Food Pantry at its Boulder Highway campus. The addition will allow LSSN to serve an additional 5,000 food-insecure individuals annually.

Bridge Counseling Associates received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift, an unrestricted grant awarded to the second finalist.

Year 2018
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $465,000 to Future Smiles. The grant funds go to establish the NWP Dental Wellness Clinic, Nevada’s first school-based restorative dental center. The grant amount includes an unanticipated $60,000 in unrestricted funds, thanks to the strength of NWP’s final membership numbers.

The Blind Center of Nevada received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift, an unrestricted grant annually awarded to the runner up.

Year 2017
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $405,000 to US VETS, Las Vegas. The grant funds were utilized to add staffing for support services and capital improvements to enhance security at the Bonanza Road residential facility.

The Shade Tree received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift, an unrestricted grant annually awarded to the runner up.

Year 2016
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $385,000 to HELP of Southern Nevada. Funds were used to purchase furniture, fixtures, and equipment for the new Shannon West Homeless Youth Center located on the Flamingo Campus.

Three Square received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift.

Year 2015
Nevada Women’s Philanthropy (NWP) awards $350,000 to WestCare Nevada. The funds were used to carry out vital improvements to an aging 33,000-square-foot building at WestCare’s Women and Children’s Campus in North Las Vegas.

Future Smiles received the $30,000 NWP Founders Gift.

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