Sands Confidential

INSPIRE Benefit Concert in Las Vegas with Jason Mraz

The second annual INSPIRE charity concert celebration, presented by Sands Cares, is on May 18 at The Venetian Theatre featuring Grammy award-winning artist Jason Mraz to benefit Sands Cares Accelerator Program Members: Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth and the Marty Hennessy Inspiring Children Foundation. [More]

Follow the Money: How Sands Cares Assists WestCare

Through the implementation of the Fresh Start Mobile Showers, WestCare partnered with Sands Cares, Las Vegas Sands’ corporate giving program, as a local stop for providing the community’s homeless population with private showering facilities. [More]

The Problem Gambling Center’s Dr. Rob Hunter Passes Away

As we conclude Problem Gambling Awareness Month, it is with great sadness we report that Dr. Rob Hunter, founder of Las Vegas’ Problem Gambling Center, passed away after Las Vegas Sands’ final day of Responsible Gaming Ambassador training on March 9. [More]

Follow the Money: How Sands Cares Assists HELP of Southern Nevada

Through Sands Cares, Las Vegas Sands’ corporate giving program, the company is leading the way to bring positive change to the significant homelessness problem in Las Vegas. Through various agencies and partners in the community, Las Vegas Sands believes in playing an active role to bring new solutions and resources to address the issue. Las Vegas has the third largest unaccompanied homeless youth population, with more than 80% unsheltered, the highest rate in the nation and the sixth largest population of homeless individuals among major cities. [More]

Sands Cares Adopts Local Las Vegas Elementary School

On January 23, 2018, Sands Cares, the company’s corporate giving program, adopted its first school, Helen Herr Elementary School. The $50,000 donation will fund free books and literacy programs for more than 800 students through 2020. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Hosts Teach for America Teachers & Alumni

During a welcome dinner at Lagasse’s Stadium at The Palazzo, Las Vegas Sands executives and Teach for America alumni were able to network, provide opportunities for mentorship, and discuss their experiences in the classroom and around the city with new teachers. [More]