Charities - Fundraisers

CHARITIES, MEMORIAL FUNDS, SCHOLARSHIPS and FOUNDATIONS

 

Lions Club International

Lions Club International is the Largest Service Organization in the world with 1.35 million members in 197 countries. Lions are men and women who volunteer to donate their time to raise money in support of humanitarian projects benefiting local and global communities.

Fundraisers & Auctions

The "Faces of the Brave" artwork will be donated to 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Charities and Fire, Police and Military Museums and Volunteer Fire Department Fundraisers.

Sponsors

Sponsors will underwrite the mass distribution of "complementary copies" of the "Faces of the Brave" artwork to the public at large public gatherings and Special Events such as Parades, Concerts, Conventions, Sporting Events and thru Corporate Sponsor distribution outlets.

 

 

 

Rudy Prieto

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF NEVADA

Timothy Byk

BRENTWOOD FISHER HOUSE FOUNDATION

Gen. Paul Tibbets

ENOLA GAY REMEMBERED

Dr. Asher Kimchi

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

Linda Lagorio

OPERATION GRATITUDE

John Carney

SPECIAL OPERATIONS WARRIOR FOUNDATION

 

Audrey G. Williams

LIONS CLUB INTERNATIONAL

 

Jay Leno and wife Mavis

ST. BALDRICK'S FOUNDATION

John Schneider

CHILDREN'S MIRACLE NETWORK

Cathie Ong-Herrera

BETTY ONG FOUNDATION

Linda Smith

OPPORTUNITY VILLAGE

Larry Ruvo and wife Camille

KEEP MEMORY ALIVE

 

Lynette Chappell

FRIENDS FOR LAS VEGAS POLICE K-9s

 

Wayne Newton

USO

 

Larry King

THE LARRY KING CARDIAC FOUNDATION

 

Siegfried & Roy

FRIENDS FOR LAS VEGAS POLICE K-9s

Tippi Hedren  

THE ROAR FOUNDATION & SHAMBALA PRESERVE

 

Ralph Levenberg

AMERICAN DEFENDERS OF BATAAN & CORREGIDOR

 

Susan Rescorla

THE RICHARD C. RESCORLA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

Steve Wynn & wife Elaine

STEPHEN A. WYNN AND ELAINE P. WYNN FOUNDATION

Bill Gates and wife Melinda

BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATION

Arlene Cooper

SAINT THERESE CENTER

Angie Wallin

CHOICE HUMANITY  -  NEVADA ARTS ADVOCATES

Kay Marsh Green

EQUEST THERAPEUTIC HORSEMANSHIP

Randall Reinoso

GOLDEN RAINBOW OF NEVADA

Denis Leary

THE LEARY FIREFIGHTER'S FOUNDATION

Janet Fraiser Blumen

THE FOUNDATION FOR A INDEPENDENT TOMMORROW

Julie Pippenger

ANDRE AGASSI CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Shirley Swift

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION

R. Darin Hollingsworth

THE LIBERACE FOUNDATION

Family Assistance - FDNY Scholarship List

AMIR -- 11 September Memorial Scholarship
(877) 862-0136
www.aimr.org/research/products/about_september_scholarship.html
Children, spouses, or domestic partners of members who died or were permanently disabled, or victims permanently disabled on September 11, 2001

BC Matthew Ryan Memorial Scholarship
Margaret Ryan
PO Box 1096
Massapequa, NY 11758
Children of active, retired and deceased members. Member must be an active or retired hockey player on FDNY, Firehouse, Town, Local, or League hockey team

Columbia Association
Craig Silvano, Engine 283
P.O. Box 20328
Staten Island, NY 10302
(631) 271-2925
Children of active or deceased Columbia Association members, who are in good standing, or who were in good standing at the time of death

Emerald Society
John J. O’Donnell
Scholarship Chairman
39 Decker Avenue
Washingtonville, NY 10992
(845) 496-4729
8th grade students who will be starting 9th grade in September: sons, daughters, brothers, and sisters of Emerald Society members in good standing, dues-paying member for at least three consecutive years prior to the examination

Families of Freedom Scholarships
Teri Campbell
(877) 862-0136
familiesoffreedom@csfa.org
www.scholarships911.org
Children and spouses of members who died or were seriously injured on September 11, 2001

FDNY Hispanic Society
Lt. Miguel A. Ramos
87-30 204th Street, A 47
Hollis, NY 11423
(718) 776-0180
Child of a member of the Hispanic Society in good standing for three consecutive years

FDNY Ner Tamid Society, Inc.
Stephen Klein
435-2 Willow Road East
Staten Island, NY 10314
(718) 494-2927
Children of regular Ner Tamid members in good standing

FDNY Steuben Association
Joseph Maurer
7519 Juniper Valley Road
Middle Village, NY 11379
(718) 894-4925
Son, daughter, stepson, stepdaughter, brother, or sister of an active, retired, or deceased
member of the Steuben Association who is completing 8th or 12th grade

GLS Scholarship-University of Michigan
(917) 842-2591
www.glsmemorialfund.com or akaminsky@nyc.rr.com
Children of members who died on September 11, 2001

H.E.S.C.
Norene Grose, Division of Grants and Scholarships
99 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12255
(518) 473-0410
Children and spouses of members who died in the line of duty

Holy Name Society
Joseph R. Bryant
(Manhattan, Bronx, Staten Island)
4 Maple Drive
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
(516) 775-5120
Children of active or retired in good standing of the Holy Name Society

IAFF W.H. “Howie” McClennan Scholarship
Cynthia Brennan
1750 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
(202) 737-8484
Dependant of firefighters who died in the line of duty

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
(800) 498-6478
www.jackkentcookefoundation.org/jkcf_web/content.aspx?page=Sept
Spouses and dependents of members who died or were permanently disabled on
September 11, 2001

Lt. Charles Margiotta Memorial Scholarship-Brown University
Michael Bartini
(401) 863-2012
www.brown.edu
Children of members who died on September 11, 2001

Manfred Pakas
Marlene Galarza, Bureau of Personnel
(718) 999-0607
Children of members who died in the line of duty

Maritime Port Council of Greater New York and Vicinity
Michele Nardo
635 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(718) 965-3905
Children of members of UFOA, Local 854

Mercy College
Neal Harris
28 Wells Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 378-3421
NHarris@mercy.edu
Children of members who died on September 11, 2001

Michael Lynch Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Maureen Baker
P.O. Box 132
Bronx, NY 10465
www.mlynch.org
New York City Firefighters, victims of September 11, 2001, and victims of fires in New York City

National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)
www.nasfaa.org
Children of members who died on 9/11/01
National Firefighters Foundation Scholarship
Mary Ellis
P.O. Box 498
16825 So. Seton Ave.
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
(301) 447-1365
www.firehero.org
Children and spouses of members who died in the line of duty

Needham September 11th Scholarship Fund
(212) 705-0314
jyurano@needhamco.com
www.needhamco.com
Children of members who died on September 11, 2001

New York Institute
Office of Admissions
(516) 686-7520
Children of active, retired, or deceased members

New York State World Trade Center Memorial Scholarships
(888) NYS-HESC
www.hesc.state.ny.us
Families and dependents of members who died or were permanently disabled on September
11, 2001

NYS Higher Education Service Corporation (HESC) Memorial Scholarship Fund
Education Department
99 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12255
(888) 697-4372
www.hesc.com
Child, spouse, or dependant of a member who died in the line of duty

NYS Professional Firefighters Association, Inc.
Heather
111 Washington Avenue, Suite 207
Albany, NY 12210
(518) 436-8827, ext. 10
Children of uniformed members of the NYS Professional Firefighters Association

New York University Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz Scholarship Fund
John Beckman
(212) 998-6848
Children of members who died on September 11, 2001

Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing
Bernice Pass-Stern
310 East 22nd Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10010
(212) 614-6176
Children of active, retired, or deceased employees of the FDNY

Pulaski Association
Chris Gaidis
69-86 60th Avenue
Maspeth, NY 11378
(718) 424-7839
Children (natural, step, or foster) of a Pulaski Association member in good standing and
has been for three years

Public Safety Officer Educational Assistance
(888) 744-6513 or (202) 514-4138
Children of members who died in the line of duty and were listed on the PSOB at that
time

Sallie Mae 911 Education Fund
www.wiredscholar.com
Children of members who died on 9/11/01

Scholarship America
(877) 862-0136
www.scholarshipamerica.org
Dependents of those killed or permanently disabled on September 11, 2001 and families in Lower Manhattan south of Houston Street who suffered loss of income as a result of the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001

September 11, 2001 Children's Fund, Inc.
(845) 758-0911
www.911childrensfund.org
Children and dependants of members who died on September 11, 2001

Silver Shield Foundation
K.C. Fuchs
300 Park Ave. 17th Floor
New York, NY 10022
(800) 811-4692
Children of members who died in the line of duty

St. George Association
Chief George S. Belnavis
301 Yetman Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10304
(718) 966-0165
Children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren (ages 12-19) of St. George Association
members

Terry Farrell Firefighters’ Scholarship Fund
1912 Wantagh Avenue
Wantagh, NY 11793
(516) 785-9614
www.terryfarrellfund.org
Children of active, retired and deceased members who reside in Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, or Brooklyn

Tuttlemondo-Dolney
Battalion 44
(718) 965-8344
Children of current or former (living or deceased) members of the 15th Division

UFA Thomas R. Elsasser Scholarship Fund
Sheila Petit
204 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010
(212) 545-6962
Children of firefighters who died non line-of-duty, or whose family deals with a specific hardship

UFOA Bravest Scholarship Fund
Mary Travers
225 Broadway, Suite 401
New York, NY 10007
(212) 293-9300
Children of members who died while an active member of the FDNY

Uniformed EMS Officers Union
67-53 Woodhaven Boulevard, Suite 106
Rego Park, NY 11374
(718) 897-0001
Child or grandchild of an active EMS officer

United Kingdom 9/11 Scholarships Fund
www2.britishcouncil.org/911scholarships
Children and dependents of members who died or were permanently disabled on
September 11, 2001

United Negro College Fund Liberty Scholarship
(703) 205-3538
www.uncf.org/LibertyScholar/index.asp
Children of members who died or were permanently disabled on September 11, 2001

Vantagepoint Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund
www.icmarc.org/vantagescholar
Children and spouses of deceased public employees who died in the line of duty

Viking Association
Edward M. Thompson
393 Oakdale Street
Staten Island, NY 10312
(718) 356-6301
Children of Viking Association members in good standing paid up for the last three years or since appointment if less than three years

9/11 High School Scholarship Fund in Memory of Patrick Sean Murphy
www.psm911fund.com
Children adversely affected by the events of September 11, 2001

 

Other Supported Charitable Organizations

 

"American Heart Association"

Western State Affiliate

816 South Figueroa Street

Los Angeles, California  90017-2400

Melissa Goldman - Director Corporate Events

(213) 291-7067

melissa.goldman@heart.org

www.americanheart.org

Heart Awards Gala - April 2006

 

"Lions Club International"

Multiple District Four

Las Vegas Breakfasters Lions Club

Audrey G. Williams, Ph. D - District Governor

8700 Butterchurn Ave

Las Vegas, Nevada 89143

audherm@cox.net

 

 

"Summerlin Lions Club"

9430 Del Webb Blvd. Ste 66

Las Vegas, Nevada 89134

David Walker, President

5th Annual Chinese New Year Charitable Event - Feb 2006

 

 

"Opportunity Village Foundation"

6300 West Oakey Blvd

Las Vegas, Nevada 89146

(702) 880-4000

Fax (702) 821-1342

Linda Smith - Executive Director of Development

Karen Fell - Annual Campaign Coordinator

www.opportunityvillage.org

Fed Tax ID 88-6003567

Nevada Non-Profit C5243-1991

"Camelot at the Magical Forest" - Nov 2002

 

 

"Nevada Arts Advocates"

7555 Spanish Bay Drive

Las Vegas, NV 89113

 Angie Wallin - Executive Director

(702) 362-8885

Fax (702) 362-9252

nvartsadvocates@earthlink.net

nvartsadvocates.org

Nevada Non-Profit C3933-1977

5th Annual Advocacy Gala - Oct 2004

 

 

"Choice Humanitarian"

 Las Vegas Affiliate

7555 Spanish Bay Drive

Las Vegas, Nevada 89113

Angie Wallin

www.choicehumanitarian.org

Fed Tax ID  74-2494806

(702) 767-7070

Choice Humanitarian
7879 S. 1530 W. Suite 200
West Jordan, Utah 84088 U.S.A.
Phone: 801.474.1937
Toll-free: 888.474.1937
Fax: 801.474.1919

 

 

"Arthritis Foundation"

 Southern Nevada Branch

2560 Sunset Road #110

Las Vegas, Nevada 89120

(702) 367-1626

Fax (702) 367-6381

Shirley Swift - Program Director

sswift@arthritis.org

www.arthritis.org

13th Annual "Oscar Night" - March 2006

 

 

"The Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow"

1 Hughes Center Drive

Las Vegas, NV  89109

(702) 362-8544

Fax (702)362-8513

Corp # C18367-1997

Fed Tax ID #88-0377684

Janet Fraiser Blumen - Chairman

FIT@LasVegasFIT.com

Seventh Annual - Notte di Carnevale Gala - Oct 2004

 

 

"The Las Vegas Performing Arts Center, Inc"

2578 Belcastro Street

Las Vegas, Nevada 89117-3040

(702) 252-85511

Donald Kemp - Chairman

dkemp@mgci.com

501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corp

88-0394388

www.lvpac.org

Annual Holiday Brunch & Auction - Jan 2002

 

 

"Golden Rainbow of Nevada Inc."

1130 South Martin Luther King Blvd.

Las Vegas, Nevada

Randall Reinoso, Exec Director

(702) 384-2899

Fax (702) 384-3914

www.goldenrainbow.org

Nevada Non-Profit C9966-1987

Annual Ribbon of Life Fundraiser

 

 

"Special Operations Warrior Foundation"

John Carney - President - Chief Executive

 

 

Shadow Hills Baptist Church

7811 Vegas Drive

Las Vegas, Nevada 89128

(702) 880-7811

Fax (702) 869-2933

 

"Operation Gratitude"

Carolyn Bashek - President

 

 

"The Leary Firefighter's Foundation"

Denis Leary - Chairman

 

 

"Andre Agassi Grand Slam for Children"

Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation

 

 

Saint Therese Center

67 East Lake Mead Drive

Henderson, Nevada

P.O. Box 90625

Henderson, Nevada 89009-0625

Arlene Cooper

(7020 564-4224

Fax (702) 564-0604

aidsproject@dioceseoflasvegas.org

sainttheresecenter.org

 

 

THE BRAVEST FUND

The Bravest Fund

c/o Baldwin Family Office

100 Four Falls CC - Suite 202

West Conshohocken, PA  19428

610-260-1555

www.TheBravestFund.com

 

and

 

NORTH JERSEY MEDIA GROUP INC.

North Jersey Media Group Disaster Relief Fund

The Record

150 River Street

Hackensack, NJ 07601

201-646-4490

www.GroundZeroSpirit.org

 

     
     
   
     
  View from the 20th Floor of  1 Liberty Plaza over looking Ground Zero - July 2003