HELP OF SOUTHERN NEVADA DESIGNATED CHARITABLE RECIPIENT AT ALL LOCAL WALGREENS STORES, NOW THROUGH SEPT. 30
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LAS VEGAS, NV (Sept. 18, 2020) – HELP of Southern Nevada has been designated as a charitable recipient for Walgreens’ give-at-checkout program, encouraging shoppers to donate $1 or more to the local nonprofit when checking out in-stores, now through Sept. 30. All donations will go directly to HELP of Southern Nevada to assist in furthering the organization’s mission to serve the at-risk community in Las Vegas.
The give-at-checkout campaign will run in all Walgreens locations throughout Southern Nevada. The money donated to HELP will be used to support Las Vegas’ most vulnerable communities through ongoing efforts including social services, homeless services and rehousing, emergency resource services, work readiness training and Shannon West Homeless Youth Center. Through vigilant efforts of service in the last fiscal year, HELP has aided over 100,000 locals securing rental assistance, food, clothing, shelter and more.
Due to unprecedented, current issues in Las Vegas and globally, HELP is planning for a busy, strenuous holiday season and is thankful for continued support from both the local community and large partners, such as Walgreens, alike. Those interested in providing monetary support to HELP of Southern Nevada may visit the website at http://helpsonv.org/get_involved-donate.php.
About HELP of Southern Nevada
Celebrating 50 years in the Las Vegas Valley in 2020, HELP of Southern Nevada provides assistance to low-income families, homeless teens and adults and other individuals, to help them reach self-sufficiency through direct services, trainings and referrals. HELP operates 10 departments, consists of 157 employees and serves tens of thousands of unduplicated clients each year. Programs available include Behavioral Health Services, Coordinated Entry Community Matchers, Crisis Teams, Emergency Resources Services, Framing Hope Warehouse, Holiday Assistance, Homeless Services, Shannon West Homeless Youth Center, Weatherization and Work Opportunities Readiness Center. For more information, call HELP of Southern Nevada at 702.369.4357 or visit www.helpsonv.org. Follow HELP of Southern Nevada on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Walgreens (walgreens.com), one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health, beauty and retail destination supporting communities across the country, and was named to FORTUNE magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list. Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens operates 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omnichannel business, Walgreens.com. Walgreens also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services and offers in-store clinics and other health care services throughout the United States, most of which are operated by our health care strategic partners.
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