Public Service Events

Here’s what’s happening in our community!  If your non-profit organization has an event coming up, let us know with an email at least a week in advance, to psa@renomediagroup.com

 


 

(Tues, Nov 29th) Port of Subs presents a National Day of Giving fundraiser.  From 3pm to close 20% of proceeds go to the Food Banks. Info: www.portofsubs.com

(Tues, Nov 29th) Catholic Charities is looking for donations on the “National Day of Giving”.  Western Nevada Supply has pledged a $40,000 matching gift.  Info: www.ccsnn.org

(thru Nov 30th) November is National Homeless Awareness Month and interested local businesses who want to support “Eddy House” in Reno should contact them by email: info@eddyhourse.org or by calling 775-384-1129

(Sat, Dec 3rd) The annual Tuba Christmas Concert happens at the Wilber D May museum at Rancho San Rafael park. They are looking for players.  Registration is at 12:30p with rehearsal at 1pm and free show at 3pm.  Info: tubaxmasreno@yahoo.com

(Tue Dec 6th) Shamrock Productions, a non-profit, is presenting “Siamsa – A Celtic Christmas” at the GSR.  Info: www.shamrockproductions.org

(TFN) Seniors in Service in recruiting Foster Grandparents.  Info: www.sisnv.org

(TFN) The city of South Lake Tahoe has new outdoor fire restrictions. No charcoal or wood fire are permitted. Gas or pellet grills are allowed. Info:  www.tahoelivingwithfire.com

(TFN) You can check the air quality in your neighborhood at a new website.  Just type in your zip code at Air Now dot gov.  Info: www.airnow.gov

(TFN) Covid Vaccination info: Immunize Nevada has a list of pharmacies and other locations giving free shots, near you.  Info: https://www.immunizenevada.org/covid-19-vaccine-locator OR  https://www.immunizenevada.org/county-specific-covid-19-vaccine-sites

(TFN) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation is presenting the app-based GET Outdoors program for students in grades 6-12.  Info: http://tmparksfoundation.org/get-outdoors

(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at  www.bloodhero.com

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They are in need of donations.  Info: www.childrenscabinet.org

(TFN) The Food Bank of Northern Nevada needs help serving the local community.  You can now donate via text message: text “FEED NV” and a donation amount to 50155

(TFN) Washoe County REMSA has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting vaccines and more.  24-7 you can call 328-2427.

(TFN) If you have recovered from Covid 19 researchers at Renown Health and the UNR School of Medicine would like to talk to you.  Also, they can assist you if you want to donate plasma.  Info:  Call 982-3646 or visit covidplasmascreening@renown.org