THE DOLLAR LOAN CENTER TO HOST BACK TO SCHOOL BASH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HENDERSON POLICE DEPARTMENT AND HOPELINK OF SOUTHERN NEVADA - The Dollar Loan Center

THE DOLLAR LOAN CENTER TO HOST BACK TO SCHOOL BASH IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HENDERSON POLICE DEPARTMENT AND HOPELINK OF SOUTHERN NEVADA

HENDERSON (July 19, 2023) – The Dollar Loan Center announced today that the organization has teamed up with the City of Henderson, the Henderson Police Department, HopeLink of Southern Nevada and The Dollar Loan Center to host a school supply distribution event for the Henderson community on Thursday, July 27. Students in need will have the opportunity to pick up supplies for the upcoming school year, learn about resources available to them, and enjoy interactive games and activities for the whole family. Henderson Silver Knights and Vegas Knight Hawks Cast members, Star Wars characters, and Critical Care Comics Superheroes will be in attendance.

Students at the event can receive a free haircut from 101 Barbershop, and a free eye exam from Drs. Kopolow & Girisgen Eye Doctor. Shrunk 3D and Cowabunga Bay will provide giveaways throughout the event. Levy Cares will have water and lite snacks for attendees.

Thank you to our community partners who have donated supplies including: The Harbor, Bamboo, GGRM Law Firm, Boundless Chiropractic, Spread the Word NV, Naphcare, COH AmeriCorps, Henderson Police Department Community Engagement, 101 Barbershop, Fashion Show Las Vegas, JoyBees, The Crossing, and HCC Community Cares.

WHEN: Thursday, July 27 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. PT *while supplies last

WHERE: The Dollar Loan Center, 200 S Green Valley Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89012

Those interested in donating supplies may do so at the below locations until Monday, July 24.

SUPPLIES NEEDED INCLUDE: Dry erase markers, sticky notes, colored card stock, colored paper, sharpies, pens, pencils, binder clips, markers, crayons, colored pencils, glue sticks, glue, rulers, sanitizer wipes, scissors, poster board, magnets, clipboards, Ziplock bags, Kleenex, paper towels, backpacks, lunch boxes and bags, folders, notebooks, erasers, pencil boxes, manual pencil sharpeners, index cards, highlighters, rulers, pens, loose leaf paper, three-ring binders, binder dividers, weekly planners, protractors, sharpies, and combination locks.

Organizations and individuals who would like to make a cash donation may do so by clicking here. Additionally, check donations can be sent to 200 S. Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, NV, and can be made payable to the Henderson Silver Knights Foundation. All cash donations will be put toward purchasing supplies for local students in need.

SCHOOL SUPPLY DROP OFF LOCATIONS

  • Craggy Range Bar & Grill at The Dollar Loan Center: 200 S Green Valley Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89012
    • Drop Off Time: 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. PT
    • Days: Everyday
  • City National Arena: 1550 S Pavilion Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89135
    • Drop Off Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. PT
    • Days: Everyday
  • America First Center: 222 S Water St, Henderson, NV 89015
    • Drop Off Time: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. PT
    • Days: Everyday
  • Henderson Police Dept. East Station: 223 Lead St. Henderson, NV 89015
    • Drop Off Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. PT
    • Days: Monday – Sunday
  • Henderson Police Dept. North Station: 225 E. Sunset Rd. Henderson, NV 89011
    • Drop Off Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. PT
    • Days: Monday – Thursday
  • Henderson Police Dept. Central Station: 300 S Green Valley Pkwy Henderson, NV 89012
    • Drop Off Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. PT
    • Days: Monday – Thursday
  • Henderson City Hall: 240 S. Water St. Henderson, NV 89015
    • Drop Off Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. PT
    • Days: Monday – Thursday

ABOUT THE DOLLAR LOAN CENTER

The Dollar Loan Center is an all-new multi-purpose venue in Henderson, NV, just minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, featuring a 5,567 fixed seating capacity for hockey and indoor football. A product of a public-private partnership between the City of Henderson and a group of investors led by Bill Foley, The Dollar Loan Center opened in March 2022 and is operated by the Foley Entertainment Group. The Dollar Loan Center is the home of the American Hockey League’s Henderson Silver Knights, the Indoor Football League’s Vegas Knight Hawks, the Big West Basketball Championships, the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame, the Craggy Range Sports Bar & Grill and The Saddlery team store. For the latest news and information on The Dollar Loan Center visit thedollarloancenter.com and follow the arena on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

ABOUT HOPELINK OF SOUTHERN NEVADA

HopeLink of Southern Nevada, a 501(c)(3) founded in 1991, serves Southern Nevada with housing, food, medical, employment, shelter, utility and low-income child, family, senior and homeless assistance programs from its offices at 178 Westminster Way in Henderson and 3535 W. Sahara Avenue in Las Vegas. HopeLink, now in its 31st year, is a designated Family Resource Center (FRC) in Clark County operating on donations from individuals, corporate giving, foundations, grants and annual fundraising events. (NOTE: HopeLink of Southern Nevada is not affiliated with other HopeLinks in Washington State, Indiana or elsewhere.) 

ABOUT THE CITY OF HENDERSON POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Henderson Police Department (HPD) is a nationally accredited agency that provides premier policing services in Henderson, Nevada. Ranked as one of the Safest Cities in America by Forbes Magazine, HPD continues to reduce crime through innovation, prevention and enforcement by hiring, developing and retaining a highly trained and diverse workforce. HPD is a vital community partner and offers several community programs including, the Citizens Academy, Police Explorer Program, residential services and more. For additional information, visit cityofhenderson.com/police.