Many Community Back To School Health & Educational Partners Come Together During Tough Times

From: David Osman <>
Subject: Many Community Back To School Health & Educational Partners Come Together During Tough Times

13th Annual Community Back To School Health & Educational Fair

Partnering In Tough Times

Las Vegas * N. Las Vegas * Henderson * Boulder City NV. August 14, 2011

– Nearly 40 committed

partners have decided within the next few days to come together during these tough economical times to

help literally thousands of families in need. In addition, there will be over 80 different vendors representing

a variety of services for not only youth but the entire family through entities such as various educational

institutions from K-12, technical and higher education; medical institutions; health insurance companies;

business opportunities; psychosocial agencies; a multitude of family services and youth support agencies;

Super market vendors; law enforcement; entertainment organizations; telecommunication companies; Just to

name a few. The Partners and many others will be hosting one to Nevada’s largest

Annual Community

Back to School Health & Educational Fair (BTSF) on Saturday, August 20, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to

12:00noon at CSN ~ Cheyenne Campus 3200 East Cheyenne Ave. N Las Vegas, NV 89030.


Additional FREE activities for the youth/families include: dental check-ups, eye exam screenings

(youth/adults), youth physicals, hair cuts, immunizations, school supplies, blood pressure & blood sugar

checks for family members, youth/family education and prevention program information. Families can also

learn about how to sign-up for various insurance benefits and much, more!!

The event has grown each year and will include following

“What Peace Means To Me” dance, music

fashion entertainment coordinated by Mexico Vivo Dance Company who will also show case various acts

immediately following the fair inside the Horn Theater at CSN starting 11:30am to 1:00pm.


Also scheduled is a Town Hall Meeting coordinated by NICRP, the Children’s Leadership Council, and Voices for

America’s Children in partnership with Nevada Youth Alliance following the “What Peace Means To Me”

entertainment. Town Hall Meeting will take place inside the CSN Horn Theater from 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

The objective is to raise awareness and educate families in our community about Domestic Discretionary

spending caps, the federal budget, and other legislation related to children and families. In addition, the

meeting will explain how the budgetary measures will affect the families already struggling to provide their

children with basic school and health resources.

Note: Review Attachments


Back To School Fair Planning Committee




BTSFair Press Release 2011 Update.pdf Download this file

BTSF Color Spanish Flyer 2011.pdf Download this file

BTSF Color Flyer 2011.pdf Download this file

About rictandag @rictandag @LVHelpGro Returned U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer, Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Republic of the Philippines 1979-1980; Financial Management training Program [FMP], G.E., Appliance Park, Louisville, Kentucky 1981-1982 Champion [two days] Jeopardy 1986 Attorney, Los Angeles, CA 1989-1995 Disabiility Rights Attorney,, Las Vegas 1998-1999 Immigration Asylum Attorney, throughout the State of Kansas 1999-2001 Supply Logistics Specialist, UPS Las Vegas, 2006- present [business] advocate for: [Gawad Kalinga, tagalog for "to give care"]
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