Health and Human Services

United Way Campaigns

Through our charitable works, NV Energy is focused on increasing the financial stability of families throughout our service territory. United Way is NV Energy's premier partner creating the sustainable change required to significantly impact the lives of children, families and individuals in our communities. During the 2015 United Way campaign, NV Energy and its employees donated more than $1.3 million for United Way making the company the largest United Way corporate and employee supporter in both northern and southern Nevada. NV Energy is one of the largest United Way corporate and employee supporter in both northern and southern Nevada.

Improving Health Education

The NV Energy Foundation awarded a $1.25 million grant to the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. The five-year $1.25 million grant is to create the NV Energy Chair for Brain Health Education and help the Clinic to advance its efforts to improve the quality of education for Nevada's current and future health care professionals.

 Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health Grant

Dr. Dylan Wint, a dually trained neurologist and psychiatrist at the center who currently leads the Center's existing educational programs, will be the inaugural holder of the chair position and will spearhead new community outreach initiatives that target both grades K-12, with an aim to get students energized about medical careers, and college students and allied health professionals looking to enhance their education.

American Red Cross Partnership

Boots to Business

The NV Energy Foundation presented the American Red Cross Nevada Region with a donation of $50,000 for its Boots to Business Veteran Employment Program, which gives service members the tools and proper training to find jobs.

American Red Cross Nevada Region $50,000 donation

"In Southern Nevada, the Red Cross is fully committed to supporting transitioning service members get employed when they return home," said Scott Emerson, CEO of the American Red Cross Nevada Region. "Our growing partnership with NV Energy demonstrates their commitment to our community and veterans in particular. We are very excited to have such a reputable community partner."

NV Energy has among its workforce more than 300 men and women who have served or currently serve in the military and proudly supports causes that help our military.