In partnership with its family of donors, the Nevada Community Foundation provides financial support to nonprofit organizations and other public charities with themes ranging from the arts to zoos primarily in Nevada but also across the nation.
The concept of a community foundation is as simple as it is brilliant: community foundations empower and strengthen the resources already in the community. It provides an easy and effective way for people to achieve their charitable dreams, whatever they may be.
The foundation maximizes a donor's gift through cutting-edge planned giving and sound, pooled investing. It keeps a finger on the pulse of the community and solves problems with high impact and thoughtful philanthropy.
The foundation opens the door for people to come together to address pressing issues and share creative ideas
The Community Foundation of Western Nevada sponsors an article in Northern Nevada Business News (NNBN) that touches points why wealth is temporary but impacts can leave a long-lasting legacy for...more
Chief executive Tim Ballard founded the Operation Underground Railroad, which seeks to save hundreds of children from human traffickers. Under his wing, Ballard has a software a child protection system (CPS) that he and his team had trained the Imperial County Sheriff’s office on how to use it