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Lutheran Social Services of Nevada in the News

Fox5's Cassie Mlynarek came to LSSN to speak with Chief Programs Director, Cherry Richardson, Empowerment Services Manager, Mark Zellmer, and Family Case Manager Trnee Stephenson about the nearly $2 million grant we were awarded by Clark County for our Rapid Rehousing Program. Thanks to the grant, LSSN will be able to provide 60 literally homeless families in the valley with a home and other supportive services to help them become stable and self-sufficient once more.

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LSSN: Afternoon Volunteers Needed

Are you looking for something meaningful to do with your free time in the afternoon? Come serve and care for others with Lutheran Social Services of Nevada! The DigiMart Food Pantry and Heart of the City Senior Meal Program at Reformation Lutheran Church needs volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Tristan Hightower at tristan@lssnv.org.

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Who Won the Peanut Butter Wars? 39,019 pounds gathered!

After a hard, month-long battle, the war is finally over! Lutheran Social Services of Nevada is humbled by the outpouring of support they received from our congregations. With the help of six local churches, they collected 39,019 pounds of peanut butter over the course of July-- by far their greatest total yet! Who won?

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LSSN August Newsletter: 12 new employees!

The August 2019 newsletter from Lutheran Social Services of Nevada brings the great news of a BOOM in employees ranging from Directors to Intake Coordinators and everyone in between!

Over the next few weeks we will be posting profiles on our new teammates every Monday on our Facebook page! Be sure to like our page and check it for updates to learn more about the newest members of the LSSN family. 

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LSSN Peanut Butter Wars continue

Lutheran Social Services of Nevada holds a special drive every summer for one of our most popular food pantry items: peanut butter. Local churches, businesses, and groups are able to register to compete to see who could donate the most peanut butter, and the winner of the "war" will become our reigning champion and be recognized by LSSN. Will your church or business be able to take the crown from our reigning champions, New Song Lutheran Church?

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Lutheran Social Services of Nevada to Receive Funding to Help Homeless Families

Lutheran Social Services of Nevada (LSSN) is excited and grateful to announce that on June 18th Clark County Commissioners approved a grant of more than $6.1 million in marijuana business licensing fees to help provide nearly 600 beds for homeless families in our community through LSSN, HopeLink, and HELP of Southern Nevada. Of that $6.1 million, LSSN was approved for $1,970,781.00 to rapidly rehouse and provide supportive services to 60 literally homeless families with children.

Read more good news in the LSSN July newsletter »

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Lutheran Social Services of Nevada Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Lutheran Social Services of Nevada invites YOU to our annual Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser on May 8th, 2019! Join us for an evening of wonderful appetizers and wine tastings, exciting silent and live auctions, and, most importantly, fun as we join together to support the empowerment-centered, hunger-fighting mission of LSSN.

Tickets are $75 per person and are available for purchase on our website at www.lssnv.org/shop. Sponsorships may also be purchased on www.lssnv.org/shop, or you may contact Tristan Hightower at tristan@lssnv.org for more information.

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Lutheran Social Services of Nevada is collecting Easter baskets

Every year LSSN works with individuals, churches, and businesses around Las Vegas to gather supplies and baskets for children in need. Will you help us create Easter baskets for children in need?

We ask that all donations be delivered by Friday, April 12th so we can assemble and distribute the week of Easter. For questions about the program, donations, or to schedule a pickup, please read more here or contact Tristan Hightower at tristan@lssnv.org.

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