Healthy Communities Coalition

Monthly Archives: September 2016


Kathy McIntosh Finalist for Governor’s Points of Light Awards

The Governor’s Commission on Service, “Nevada Volunteers”, has announced the finalists for the 2016 Governor’s Points of Light Awards, the highest honor bestowed on a volunteer in Nevada. Kathy McIntosh, Director of Healthy Communities’ Silver Stage Food Pantry in Silver…

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Free Cooking Class and Dinner Monday Sept 19th, 2016

Dayton, Nevada– Join dietitian Kim Mason for a free healthy cooking demonstration, followed by dinner, on Monday Sept 19th, 2016 at 5:30pm at the Dayton Valley Community Center at 170 Pike Street. Participants will enjoy a meal together after the…

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Free Fernley Workshop on Building Youth Assets Includes Free Lunch

Fernley, Nevada – Participants in the “Everyone is an Asset Builder” workshop will learn about the things that are essential for young people’s success in school, work, and life and will discover opportunities in their everyday lives for making a…

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Free Sept 17th Workshop in Fernley on Building Family Strengths

Fernley, Nevada – At a free workshop in Fernley, participants will discover five family strengths that really matter and learn out how to build on their own families’ assets. The free workshop in Fernley is for parents, grandparents, and foster…

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Js’ Bistro’s Sept 20 Event Raises Funds for Free Health Services for Nevadans

  Dayton, Nevada – Js’ Bistro in Dayton is once again hosting a fundraiser to benefit the community. On September 20th from 4pm-8pm, the restaurant is offering a $15 spaghetti dinner in historic Old Town Dayton at their 30 Pike…

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Walmart Helps Sustain Food Pantries and Job Programs in Rural Nevada

Silver Springs, Nevada – There was a lot of laughter and many hugs at a luncheon in Silver Springs as Bruce Barlow of Walmart presented a check for $70,000 to benefit the Dayton and Silver Stage Food Pantries. Each summer,…

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Healthy Communities’ Sept 2016 Events

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is involved with a wide range of free community events this September. Below are 11 highlights: Sept 7th Free Vaccines in Silver Springs: Free pneumococcal vaccines for ages 18 and over, and…

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