ANN Nonprofits

ANN Nonprofit Members ANN Sponsors

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A-E

  • ACLU of Nevada 
    • The ACLU of Nevada is a nonpartisan organization committed to the defense and advancement of civil liberties and civil rights for all people in Nevada. Grounded in the principles of liberty, justice, democracy, and equality, we engage in litigation, education, and advocacy on behalf of the Constitution and Bill of Rights.
  • Adrienne’s Smile
    • We are a non-profit organization committed to providing wonderful smiles through orthodontics for young people in our community.
  • Advocates to End Domestic Violence
    • We provide services that enable victims to take the responsibility to effect change in their lives and that of their children.
  • After-School All-Stars
  • Amitofo Buddhist Non Profit Association
  • Amplify Life  
    • Amplify Life is dedicated to providing recreational, therapeutic, and educational programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities.
  • Artown   
    • To strengthen Reno’s arts industry, foster its civic identity and enhance its national image, thereby creating a climate from the cultural and economic rebirth of the region.
  • Arts for All Nevada
    • Provides arts opportunities for ALL while owning and operating the historic Lake Mansion in Reno.
  • BEEE Trust
    • Parent Organization causing impact for change as we work hard to succeed together!
  • Between Horses and Humans
    • Committed to creating inspired leadership, honor and generosity of heart between horses and humans.
  • Blindconnect, Inc
    • Blindconenct provides information, referral, and peer support to blind and visually impaired youth and adults.  We fill identified gaps in blindness services in Southern Nevada.
  • Boys Town Nevada
    • Serving at-risk youth and families through a continuum of residential and community based services
  • Can You Identify Me
  • Capital City Arts Initiative
    • CCAI encourages and supports artists and the arts and culture of Carson City and the surrounding region.
  • C.A.R.E. Chest of Sierra Nevada
    • Providing free medical supplies for Nevadans in need.
  • Carson Valley Trails Association
  • Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
  • Clark County Museum Guild
    • Mission: To Support the preservation of Southern Nevada history and culture through advocacy, education, community engagement, and fundraising.
  • Community Foundation of Western Nevada
    • A public charitable foundation connecting people who care with causes that matter.
  • Community Health Alliance
  • Crisis Call Center
    • The mission of the Crisis Call Center is to provide compassionate assistance to people in crisis through the use of modern technology and advanced communication, and to help them make healthy life choices.
  • Douglas Animal Welfare Group
    • Our mission is to better the lives of the animals at the Douglas County Animal Shelter.
  • Down Syndrome Network of Northern Nevada    
    • The DSNNN’s mission is to create a positive understanding of Down syndrome by providing events, information, education, and awareness as we advocate for full community inclusion.
  • Dreams Foundation, Inc.
    • DFI, a public charity, uses funds to meet unmet dreams of persons, families, and organizations, that when met, bring benefit to communities.
  • Elko Senior Citizens Center, Inc.
    • We act as a catalyst for access, opportunity, health and independence for persons 60 years and older.
  • Elvirita Lewis Forum
    • Serving seniors and at-risk youth through active senior volunteerism.
  • The Empowerment Center 
    • Mission: To provide safe and sober housing to recovering addicts and alcoholics with services, support, and commitment to our client’s long-term success using a 12-step recovery process.

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  • Family Resource Centers of Northeastern Nevada  
    • Family Resource Center’s mission is to enhance the quality of life for Northeastern Nevada residents through education, programs and community connections.
  • Family Ties of Nevada
    • We provide support, information, resources and training to families of children with special health care needs and people with disabilities.
  • Food Bank of Northern Nevada     
    • Mission: Feeding the hungry today and solving hunger for tomorrow through community partnership. Vision: Healthy food. Every person. Every day.
  • Food For Thought, Inc.
    • Providing nutritious meals to chronically hungry school-aged children over the weekend.
  • Foster Kinship   
    • Providing free support and resources to individuals raising their relative’s children in Clark County, NV.
  • Foundation for Cultural Transformation
    • Re-establishing societies on eternal foundations by providing an educational framework for understanding all aspects of life.
  • Friends in Service Helping
    • Provides services in the form of food, clothing, shelter, hygiene to homeless, under employed and unemployed.
  • Future Smiles
    • The Mission of Future Smiles is to achieve optimum oral health in at-risk populations by increasing access to education and prevention of oral disease.
  • Gallagher Foundation (The Thomas E. and Mary Kay Gallagher Foundation)
    • The Thomas E. and Mary Kay Gallagher Foundation (the “Gallagher Foundation”) was established in 1994 for the purpose of contributing to and assisting charitable, scientific, literary and educational activities by non-profit organizations (NPOs) by offering funding, expertise and event venues to strengthen non-profit organizations to accomplish their missions and broaden their impact for public good.
  • Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada
    • Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character.
  • Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada
    • Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
  • Girls Youth Basketball
    • Our goal is to empower and inspire girls to grow physically and mentally as we enlighten them to realize their full potential both on and off the court.
  • Great Basin Heritage Area Partnership
    • GBHAP collaborates with local groups to support grassroots projects that conserve and promote the unique natural, cultural, and recreational resources of the Great Basin National Heritage Area.
  • Helping Hands of Vegas Valley
    • Provides assistive services to senior citizens in So NV, transportation, respite care vouchers, and food pantry.
  • Immunize Nevada
    • A diverse partnership of individuals, businesses and organizations committed to improving and protecting the health of children, teens, adults, and seniors in Nevada.
  • Impact Las Vegas Foundation, Inc. 
    • Impact Las Vegas is a women’s giving circle combining 100% of individual donations into a grant that is given to a local nonprofit to fund a project or program benefiting Southern Nevada.
  • Institute for a Progressive Nevada
    • Institute for a Progressive Nevada educates, empowers and engages Nevadans to build a state where everyone has a fair opportunity to succeed.
  • ITN Las Vegas Valley
    • Senior transportation. Rides are provided any time, any where, for any purpose without exception.
  • James Seastrand Helping Hands of North Las Vegas
    • The mission of the James Seastrand Helping Hands is to assist the frail and elderly in our area by providing a variety of services which foster independence and enables them to remain in their own homes rather than be institutionalized.
  • Javon Jarrell Foundation
    • The mission of the J.Jarrell Foundation is to engage youth and address alterable risk factors through mentoring programs, mentor workshops and leadership programs.
  • Jobs for Nevada’s Graduates Inc
    • JAG Nevada aids at risk Nevada youth to graduate or complete a high school equivalent and to enter work, post secondary education or the military with the work skills to succeed.
  • Las Vegas Puppets 
    • Educating Las Vegas children throught the art of puppetry.
  • Las Vegas Zoo Initiative
    • Advocate for the development of a zoo for Las Vegas
  • Lahontan Audubon Society 
    • We seek to help restore, preserve, and improve habitat for birds and other wildlife and to provide education about birds and their habitats in Nevada and adjacent areas of California.
  • Lend A Hand of Boulder City
    • Our Mission is… to help improve the quality of life for persons with disabling disorders, the chronically ill, and the frail elderly by assisting them and/or caregivers with services not otherwise available or accessible in Boulder City. This includes transportation and in-home services.
  • Little Miss Hannah Foundation  
    • Our mission is to help enhance the quality of life for young children diagnosed with life-limiting rare diseases and undiagnosed complex medical needs.
  • LVMPD Explorer Program, Inc
    • The intent of Law Enforcement Exploring is to educate and involve youth in police operations, to interest them in possible law enforcement careers, and to build mutual understanding.

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M-R

  • Metro Arts Council
    • To provide a regional approach dedicated to promoting, expanding and facilitating the arts in Southern Nevada.
  • My Hometown Heroes, Inc.  
    • Through scholarships and community outreach, our mission is to financially assist and enhance the quality of life for young adult cancer survivors between the ages of 17 and 39.
  • The National Judicial College
    • Education Innovation Advancing Justice
  • Nevada Advocates for Planned Parenthood Affiliates   
    • Nevada Advocates for Planned Parenthood: education, advocacy & election arm for NV health centers.
  • Nevada Arts Council
    • A Nevada in which the arts enrich the lives of all residents, enhance the livability of communities, and contribute to the state’s economic revitalization.
  • Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation  
    • Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation is dedicated to providing information and services to meet the unique needs of children who are visually impaired.
  • Nevada Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation
    • Dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding and clotting disorders and to preventing the complications of these disorders through education, advocacy and research.
  • Nevada Disability Advocacy and Law Center
    • NDALC protects and advocates for human and legal rights, interests, and welfare of Nevadans with disabilities.
  • Nevada Hands & Voices
    • Nevada Hands & Voices is a statewide non-profit organization dedicated to supporting families and their children who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as the professionals who serve them.
  • Nevada Legal Services

    • The mission of Nevada Legal Services is to strengthen the community by ensuring fairness and providing equal access to justice for low-income Nevadans.
  • Nevada Northern Railway Museum 
    • Dedicated to authentically preserve, restore, and operate the Nevada Northern Railway for the benefit of future generations through education.
  • Nevada Outdoor School
    • Nevada Outdoor School inspires exploration of the natural world, responsible stewardship of our habitat and dedication to community.
  • Nevada PEP
    • To increase the opportunities for home, community and school success for children with disabilities, including those who are at risk or who have serious emotional disturbances, their families and their service providers, through education, encouragement and empowerment activities.
  • Nevada Restaurant Association
    • Promote, Protect & Educate
  • Nevada State Association of Parliamentarians
    • An educational and professional organization that studies, teaches and promotes Robert’s Rules of Order.
  • Nevada STEM Coalition
    • Our mission is to promote statewide leadership and collaboration to increase the numbers of skilled students who pursue STEM degrees and careers that lead to a robust Nevada economy.
  • Nevada Succeeds  
    • Nevada Succeeds aims to engage the business community to improve student achievement in our state.
  • Nevada Volunteers
    • Strengthening Nevada through AmeriCorps and Volunteerism.
  • Nevada Women’s History Project
    • The NWHP produces biographies and oral histories of Nevada women.
  • Northern Nevada Literacy Council
    • NNLC is a school for adult learners who are trying to get their GEDs, learn to speak, read and/or write English and become U.S. citizens.
  • NV Cancer Research Fdn., Inc.
    • The primary purpose is to provide access for Nevada physicians and adult and pediatric patients to high quality, state-of-the-art cancer treatment, symptom management, cancer control, prevention, and biological studies.
  • Olive Crest  
    • Olive Crest transforms the lives of at risk children through the healing power of family
  • On My Way Home Rescue  
    • We are an animal rescue caring for displaced animals in order to rehabilitate them and to find them loving forever homes.
  • Open-Gate Foundation
    • Open-Gate Foundation exists to support efforts to strengthen student achievement through science education , including STEM services.
  • PAL Humane Society
    • Dedicated to serving senior citizens and veterans by helping them care for their companion animals with food and medical care. PAL also works with Domestic Violence shelters and distributes spay/neuter vouchers, free of charge, to the general public.
  • Partners In Conservation
    • Working on common-sense conservation, responsible multiple-use, and local stewardship of our public lands.
  • Pathfinders Children’s Ministry
    • Pathfinders is a faith-based ministry serving inner-city at-risk children & youth trapped in the generational poverty culture to help them break the cycle and lead fruitful, productive lives.
  • Pet Network Humane Society
    • Pet Network is a recognized leader in animal rescue, adoption and humane education.
  • Project 150 
    • We help homeless, displaced, and disadvantaged students stay in school and graduate.
  • Project MANA
    • A hunger-relief organization designed to alleviate the causes of hunger and promote nutrition through education and awareness.
  • River Wranglers
    • Youth of all ages committed to healthy watersheds, rivers and streams. River Wranglers explore, conserve and celebrate our rivers through community programs, projects and hands-on education.
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas 
    • Ronald McDonald House Charities provides a temporary home away from home and other basic support services for families whose children must travel to Las Vegas to receive critical medical treatment
  • Ruby Red Slippers Project
    • The Ruby Red Slippers Project is an IRS designated 501c3 organization providing self-esteem education and training for girls 7 to 18.
  • Rural Nevada Housing Company, Ltd.
    • To provide economic development assistance and financing opportunities to small businesses and healthy, safe, affordable housing to people in Nevada.

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S-Z

  • Safe Haven Rescue Zoo
    • Safe Haven Rescue Zoo is an accredited northern Nevada wildlife sanctuary providing lifelong care to surrendered exotics.
  • Seniors in Service
    • Provides essential mentoring/tutoring and social support to youth in K-12 settings and seniors in the Northern Nevada community.
  • Servants of Christ Prayer Community
    • Mission: To serve the elderly and the homeless individuals in Las Vegas.
  • Sierra Nevada Ballet 
    • Professional ballet company for Northern Nevada presenting performances and educational programs.
  • Sierra Nevada Journeys
    • Our Mission is to deliver innovative outdoor, science-based education programs for youth to develop critical thinking skills and to inspire natural resource stewardship.
  • Simmaron Research, Inc 
    • Simmaron Research Inc (501c3 nonprofit) based in Incline Village, Nevada. Our goal is to advance the science behind Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME.
  • Sky Tavern
    • Sky Tavern is a non-profit regional center providing exceptional summer and winter outdoor sports training, competitions, recreation, and events, accessible to all.
  • The Smith Center
  • Southern Nevada Coalition of Concerned Women (SNCCW)
    • We are a small community service organization volunteering mainly in educational institutions and financially supporting them.
  • SPCA of Northern Nevada
    • We accomplish our mission with dedication to our core values and a lifetime commitment to our animals.
  • Spread the Word Nevada  
    • Spread the Word Nevada is dedicated to advancing early childhood literacy by placing books into the homes of children within Southern Nevada’s at-risk, low income communities.
  • Stop The Overpopulation of Pets
    • We raise money to help people pay to spay and neuter their pets.
  • Tahoe Fund 
    • Tahoe Fund raised money for environmental improvement projects that will restore and enhance the extraordinary Lake Tahoe environment.
  • Tahoe Rim Trail Association
    • The mission of the Tahoe Rim Trail Association is to maintain and enhance the Tahoe Rim Trail system, practice and inspire stewardship, and promote access to the beauty of the Lake Tahoe region.
  • Tahoe Youth & Family Services
    • To promote the healthy development of the children, youth & families of our community through counseling, education and support programs.
  • Team Africa Rising
    • Team Africa Rising seeks to unify African countries through the sport of cycling.
  • Tech Impact
    • To empower communities and nonprofits to use technology to better serve our world, and help disadvantaged young adults pursue careers in technology.
  • Three Square Food Bank
    • To provide wholesome food to hungry people, while passionately pursuing a hunger free community.
  • Tintabulations Handbell Ensemble
    • Tintabulation’s mission is to further the art of handbell ringing and to educate others on the art form.
  • Trauma Intervention Program of Southern Nevada, Inc.
    • The Trauma Intervention Program responds to scenes of tragedy at the request of the emergency response system to provide on scene emotional and practical support to victims and survivors.
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Nevada 
    • We are here to grow in love, faith, justice and joy.
  • United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra 
    • We link the community’s will and resources to improve lives.
  • United Way of Southern Nevada
    • United Way of Southern Nevada works to advance the common good through our focus on education, health and financial stability, the building blocks of a good life.  We recruit people and organizations from all around the community who bring the passion, expertise and resources needed to get things done. Together, person by person, we can make lasting change.
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas Foundation
    • The UNLV Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation whose mission includes the cultivation, solicitation, stewardship, and management of gift revenues for the benefit of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV); management of endowment and short-term assets on behalf of UNLV and participation as appropriate and as requested in other activities to assist UNLV. Accredited by the Northwest Commission on College and Universities, UNLV is a public research institution committed to rigorous education programs and the highest standards of a liberal education.
  • Uplift Foundation of Nevada
    • Through innovation and collaboration, the Uplift Foundation empowers Southern Nevada youth to realize their full potential, regardless of their circumstances.
  • U.S. Green Building Council Nevada Chapter
    • USGBC Nevada encourages the adoption of sustainable codes, implementation of sustainable construction practices for existing and new buildings and access to sustainable education throughout the state.
  • Ventana Sierra Inc 
    • Ventana Sierra provides resources, including housing, higher education, vocational training, and life skills management, for disadvantaged youth, ages 18-25.
  • Veteran’s Support Network, LLC 
    • Providing homeless veterans food service training and certifications FREE so they can get their life back.
  • Washoe County School District (Volunteer Services Dept)
    • Providing safe, productive community volunteers and other resources for the academic support of all WCSD schools in a cooperative, efficient and friendly manner.
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Western Folklife Center  
    • The Western Folklife Center is dedicated to exploring, presenting and preserving the diverse and dynamic cultural heritage of the American West.
  • Whittemore Peterson Institute 
    • The Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease exists to bring discovery, knowledge, and effective treatments to patients with illnesses that are caused by acquired dysregulation of both the immune system and the nervous system, often resulting in life long disease and disability.
  • Wild Horse Connection, Inc
    • Committed to keeping the Wild Horses in their natural habitat. Connecting Mustangs with humans through education.
  • Women and Children’s Center of the Sierra
  • Women’s Resource Medical Centers of Southern Nevada      
    • The Women’s Resource Medical Centers of Southern Nevada acts as that support as we embrace these women and give them the education and resources that they need to make a choice for life. All of the services that we offer are free of charge to our clients.
  • Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Southern Nevada   
    • YNPN engages and supports future nonprofit and community leaders through professional development, networking, and social opportunities designed for young people to get involved in the Southern Nevada nonprofit community.

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