Southwest Gas recently presented a check of $100,554 to Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada (CCSN) as part of its 2017 Fuel For Life Campaign, which provides direct financial support to area nonprofits. The funds, raised by Southwest Gas employees, will help CCSN’s suite of 20 programs, including Meals on Wheels, Hands of Hope Community Food Pantry and both day and evening shelters.
“We are incredibly grateful for the generosity of Southwest Gas and their shared vision of providing help and hope to Southern Nevada’s less fortunate,” said Deacon Tom Roberts, President and CEO of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada. “This donation will assist the more than 100,000 men, women and childrenwho utilize our services every year.”
For more information about Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada, please visit www.catholiccharities.com.
ABOUT CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SOUTHERN NEVADA For 76 years, the mission of Catholic Charities of Southern Nevadahas been to serve those in need – the most vulnerable, regardless of race, religion or creed. Today, through the support and generosity of foundations, grants, organizations and individual donors, Catholic Charities continues to operate programs, often with shoestring budgets, to meet the incredible needs of so many, in so many areas. These five categories – Family Services, Food Services, Senior Services, Immigration and Refugee Services, and Homeless and Housing Services – are providing a wide range of human services and support, from infants to seniors. Programs such as the Emergency Shelter, Meals on Wheels Senior Nutrition and Adoption Services are lifelines for those in need. Catholic Charities is a community resource that offers help and hope and restores a sense of dignity as it strives to meet the diverse needs of the more than 100,000 clients we serve every year.
ABOUT SOUTHWEST GAS Southwest Gas Corporation provides safe and reliable natural gas service to more than 1.9 million customers in Arizona, California and Nevada.