HELP of Southern Nevada to receive $5M grant to help local families

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Because of a $5 million grant, more families struggling with homelessness and hunger, will get the help they need.

HELP of Southern Nevada announced Wednesday that it’s been selected to receive a $5 million grant from the Day 1 Families Fund, which was launched by Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.

“We are so grateful for the Day 1 Families Fund’s extremely generous support of HELP of Southern Nevada,” says Fuilala Riley, HELP of Southern Nevada President and CEO. “This grant to end homelessness will have a huge impact on local families and individuals in Southern Nevada. These funds will help us provide support and hope to those in our community, and most importantly provide the resources for them to be self-sufficient and successful.”

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