The Spirit of Christmas

Every year the Las Vegas Rescue Mission focuses its efforts on serving our community’s struggling and displaced families to provide families with gifts, clothing and shoes, cookies and cocoa, Christmas carols, cheer, and, most importantly, hope! As a survivor of “the streets,” I have been blessed to grow personally and professionally over the years. It was, and is, because of…

Back-to-School Supply Drive

McDonald Law Group and Green Valley Lifestyle magazine are partnering up this school year to raise supplies for low-income schools. Also called title 1 schools, these institutions of knowledge need your help. This August, donate school supplies to help these children at our Henderson schools. Often, teachers will have to dip into their personal funds to pay for many necessities we…

Reaping What You Sow

A community is built on its people. On the shoulders of the men and women who take an active role in making where they live, —and the people they live with—better.

Creating Conscientious Leaders

Marty Hennessy’s Inspiring Children Foundation has been serving youth in the Las Vegas area for more than 14 years. Founded by tennis star Marty Hennessy in 2004, the foundation offers academic mentorship, athletic training programs and leadership events for local children.


Run by a dedicated team of directors and volunteers, The Shade Tree is an organization committed to making a difference for women, children and elders in the Las Vegas area who are in need. Beginning as the Jubilee Ministries in 1989 and officially becoming The Shade Tree in 1990, its mission is to serve abused and homeless women and children.…