The recipient for October 2018
Nevada Youth Empowerment Project (NYEP)
Nevada Youth Empowerment Project (NYEP), a unique, community-based youth service provider founded in 2007, develops, implements and evaluates programming targeting homeless, aged-out, unprepared, parent less youth (ages 18-24), designed to produce the outcomes desired for older youth and emerging adults; high school graduation, employment, college education, independent housing, good citizenry, and avoidance of welfare.
Non-profits also nominated
Women and Children's Center of the Sierras (WACCS)
The Women and Children’s Center of the Sierra provides services to support women as they work to move out of poverty and improve their lives.
Katie Grace Foundation
The Katie Grace Foundation will embrace the unconditional love for others that Katie taught us. We will use the Foundation to continue acts of kindness and charity in our community.
JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research.