Healthy Communities Coalition

Monthly Archives: December 2017


AmeriCorps Works!

Healthy Communities Coalition is so grateful for all the hard work our ten AmeriCorps  and VISTA members accomplish in towns throughout Lyon County! HCC executive director Wendy Madson writes, “Our Americorps members are embedded in our community, from school gardens…

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Silver Springs Arts Hub Hosts Art Display Plus Visiting Photographer

Silver Springs, Nevada -The Silver Springs Arts Hub is a newly developing initiative to help promote and celebrate craftsmanship, arts and culture locally. The mission of the Arts Hub is to encourage the arts, build community, and share Silver Springs’…

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Groups Add Extra Support for Silver Stage Food Pantry During the Holidays

Silver Springs, Nevada – This week’s Silver Stage Food Pantry news includes recognition for several groups that recently added support to the Pantry: Dollar General Stores, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of Virginia City, Northern Nevada Motorcylcle Association, and…

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Community Rallies Support for Dayton Food Pantry

Dayton, Nevada – This week’s Dayton Food Pantry news includes recognition for three groups that recently contributed to the Pantry: Volunteers in Policing (V.I.P.s), Girl Scout Service Unit 625, and the Misfits Theater Group. Dayton Food Pantry manager Alie Trier…

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Yerington Food Pantry Thanks Community For Support

Yerington, Nevada -The Yerington Food Pantry, located at 124 West Bridge Street in Yerington, is one of three “volunteer-powered” food pantries managed by the nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties. Although it has only been open since…

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USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties is an equal opportunity provider and employer. USDA Non-Discrimination Statement Recipients of RD program assistance shall post the full USDA Nondiscrimination Statement in all recipient offices and include, in full, on all…

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Karen Pugh Featured Speaker at Dec 14 HCC Meeting

Silver Springs, Nevada – The nonprofit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties invites the public to its monthly breakfast meeting Thursday, December 14 at 9am at the Silver Springs Community Center. The Coalition will be electing new board…

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