Non-Profit Spotlight: Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation

Non-Profit Spotlight: Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation

By Shirley Folkins-Roberts, Executive Director of the Northern Nevada Children's Cancer Foundation What is NNCCF? Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) is a locally-founded and operated non-profit whose purpose is to ease the financial and emotional burden of a child diagnosed with cancer while advocating for better treatment and more research. The NNCCF staff and [...]

Business in Nevada: Buying and Selling in Nevada’s Business-Friendly Climate

Business in Nevada: Buying and Selling in Nevada’s Business-Friendly Climate

By Brad Bottoset Owner, The Liberty Group of Nevada, LLC Nevada makes it easy to buy, sell and operate a business. So much so, that giant companies like Tesla, Panasonic, Switch, Apple and Rackspace have taken up residence in the battle born state. More than 100 other companies have made the move to Nevada and [...]

Non-Profit Spotlight: Veterans Guest House

Non-Profit Spotlight: Veterans Guest House

by Noreen Leary & Melissa Davis, Veterans Guest House What is the Veterans Guest House? The Veterans Guest House is a nonprofit organization which provides United States military service veterans and their families temporary overnight accommodations when receiving treatment at a medical facility in the Reno-Sparks area. The people we serve fall into three categories: [...]

Be Our Guest

Be Our Guest

Dr. Chin and Dr. Pharar wanted to provide quality dental care in an environment that made their patients feel like family.  So, when the owners of an established dental office in Las Vegas decided to retire, they swooped in to make their dream a reality. As a husband and wife dental team, they were already [...]

Non-Profit Spotlight: STEP2

Non-Profit Spotlight: STEP2

What is STEP2? STEP2 is a private, local non-profit located in Reno, Nevada.  This organization was started in Reno and is the only STEP2 in the country; they are not part of a national affiliation.  STEP2’s vision is to save lives and restore families by providing comprehensive, coordinated services related to the treatment and recovery [...]