Sands Confidential

Refugee Students Get Scholarships from Las Vegas Charity

Seven South Sudanese teenagers whose families live in a Kenyan refugee camp, will now receive a high school education because of scholarships awarded by the South Sudan Center of America (SSCA), a local Las Vegas charity, founded by Biar Atem, a Sands Cares Hero of the Year and Team Member at The Venetian and The Palazzo. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Announces Winners of Spring Step Challenge

Las Vegas Sands announces the top three winners of the Sands ECO360 Spring Step Up Challenge. All three winners walked over 700,000 steps during the challenge and received a “Golden Shoe” award along with a prize. Team Members who participated in this challenge and reported their steps walked 86.5 million total steps during the month of April. [More]

Sands China Partners with WWF for Climate Action

Sands China Ltd. is partnering with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), the world's leading conservation organization, in the launch of WWF's Earth Hour 'Just One' Hotels Program. The two organizations have joined forces on a three-year campaign to raise environmental awareness and make a positive impact on the environment. [More]

Sands Bethlehem Celebrates Earth Day

To celebrate Earth Day this year, the sustainability department, along with other Team Members from Sands Bethlehem, volunteered their time at a local elementary school to host the second annual Earth Day Fair. The effort was in conjunction with Sands ECO360, Las Vegas Sands’ Global Sustainability strategy designed to help create a more sustainable future. [More]

Four-Time Grammy-Nominated Artist JEWEL Headlines INSPIRE, Presented by Sands Cares

Symbolizing her own personal journey, Jewel's upcoming performance at the Las Vegas Sands/Sands Cares INSPIRE event on May 19 is significant as much because of the artist’s transformative staying power over the past 20-plus years, as her message to the young people of the Marty Hennessy Inspiring Children Foundation, the first participant in the Sands Cares Accelerator Program, who will benefit from the event’s proceeds. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Food Donation and Food Waste Reduction Programs Yield Impressive Results

At Las Vegas Sands, we have a long-standing and deep commitment to making a positive impact in our communities and for the causes most important to our values and people. As such, we have implemented food donation and food waste reduction programs at all of our properties through Sands ECO360, our global sustainability program designed to minimize our company’s impact on the environment. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Launches Sands Cares Accelerator Program

Las Vegas Sands has created the Sands Cares Accelerator Program, a community partnership endeavor that will help the company forge deeper engagements with community organizations that have potential to grow beyond their current size and stature, and who have demonstrated a strong ability to make impact and inspire change with greater involvement from a corporate benefactor. [More]