Grant from Snell & Wilmer to Help Children Receive a Quality Early Education


United Way of Southern Nevada (UWSN) received a three-year grant from Snell & Wilmer to provide children a quality early education and caregivers workforce development opportunities through the UWSN Neighborhood Network program.

Along with providing a three-year grant for the Neighborhood Network program, the company runs a “best practice” United Way campaign, including employee presentations, special events and contests. Through their commitment to creating a stronger community in Southern Nevada, Snell & Wilmer has raised more than $67,000 through their four-year United Way workplace campaign.

“We support United Way of Southern Nevada because of their unique ability to unite our community to improve people’s lives,” said Patricia Curtis, partner at Snell & Wilmer. “Through this funding, children will receive a quality early education and caregivers will receive a pathway to employment and professional development.”

Snell & Wilmer committed $62,000 to the Neighborhood Network in a three-year grant. Through the grant, Children will receive the opportunity to receive a quality early education in their neighborhood and caregivers will receive workforce development and training to be their child’s first teacher.

“Snell & Wilmer is a truly stellar law firm in their commitment to Southern Nevada,” said United Way of Southern Nevada President and CEO Bob Morgan. “We are thankful for their employees who support our community through their workplace campaign, and chose United Way to be the recipient of this grant.”

To learn more, please contact Laurie Mann, United Way Senior Marketing Director at 702-892-2362.