United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council Fall Suit Drive Collects 8,996 Professional Items
The 12th annual Women’s Leadership Council Suit Drive at NV Energy on November 1st was a tremendous success thanks to the extraordinary generosity of our community. Supported by volunteers from Everi, NV Energy, scholarship recipients from University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the members of United Way of Southern Nevada’s Women’s Leadership Council, this year’s drive collected nearly 9,000 professional items to benefit women participating in return-to-work programs who need professional clothing to wear to interviews and future job opportunities.
This year’s benefiting agencies include Catholic Charities, Dress for Success of Southern Nevada, Goodwill of Southern Nevada Career Connection, HELP of Southern Nevada, S.A.F.E. House, SafeNest and The Shade Tree.
Save the Date of Nov 6, 2020 for next year’s Women United Suit Drive as we empower the women in our community!
About Women’s Leadership Council: WLC is part of a national network of over 70,000 dedicated women philanthropists who have collectively raised over $1.7 billion in supporting United Way's mission to improve lives and build stronger communities. In southern Nevada, the WLC has raised over $3M since our inception, investing our dollars in projects which are changing lives. Visit uwsn.org/wlc to learn more.
About United Way of Southern Nevada: United Way of Southern Nevada unites our community to improve people’s lives. We bring donors, volunteers, nonprofits, and businesses together to help children enter school ready to learn, help high school students reach graduation day, and support individuals working to earn a degree or certification, all while creating stability for their families. Together, we step into the ring and invite others to stand with us as a united front against social injustices and forces keeping our community's most vulnerable residents from a good life. We are bold and innovative to solve our toughest problems. Together, we fight for the future of our community – and we will win. Join us at uwsn.org.