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October is National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Awareness Month, and this is an opportunity to encourage the nation to take action at the local level to create safe and supportive organizations. Bullying is unacceptable and comments or conduct that disparages or demonstrates hostility or aversion should not be tolerated. By being accepting, kind and inclusive, you can help make the world a better […]

Too Good for Drugs

SILVER SPRINGS ??Healthy Communities Coalition hosted Too Good For Drugs facilitator training on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 19-20th. Twenty-five attendees from Lyon County School District and Community Chest ? from Lyon, Storey, and Mineral Counties. Skills development is at the core of?Too Good for Drugs, a universal K-12 prevention education program designed to mitigate the risk factors and enhance protective […]

Maternal Mental Health Hotline

The National Maternal Mental Health Hotline provides 24/7, free, confidential support, resources and referrals to any pregnant and postpartum mothers facing mental health challenges and their loved ones. The service is available via phone and text in English or Spanish. Call or text 1-833-TLC-MAMA (1-833-852-6262) to connect with counselors at the National Maternal Mental Health Hotline. Pregnancy and a new […]

Hole in Our Hearts $20 sponsorship

As many of you know, we are getting close to our 2023 Drive Out Hunger golf tournament. We’re still actively seeking sponsors, and we have just added a new affordable package!? Hole in Our Hearts tee sign? Most of us have experienced the loss of loved ones. While we eventually learn to cope with not having them around, a part […]

September is National Suicide Prevention Month

There are an average of 123 suicides each day in this country. It?s the tenth leading cause of death in America ? second leading for ages 25-34, and third leading for ages 15-24. In order to create awareness and strengthen the fight against suicide, the entire month of September is Suicide Prevention Month. Participate in the fight by getting involved […]

Recipe: Asian Style Yams

Ingredients Directions Step 1 Wash and dice yams. Preheat the oven to 425?F. In a large bowl, combine the sweet potatoes, onion, oil, salt, and pepper; toss the mixture to coat.? Step 2 Divide the mixture among two 15 x 10 x 1-inch baking pans. Roast on two separate racks, uncovered, for 15 minutes. ? Step 3 Add the broccoli […]

Fall Golf Tournament Will Raise Funds for Dayton, Yerington, and Silver Springs Food Pantries

Dayton, Nevada ? Help ?drive out hunger? at the fourth annual Fall Harvest Golf Classic Golf Tournament! The event takes place Saturday, September 16 at the Dayton Valley Golf Club, an Arnold Palmer designed facility. All proceeds benefit Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties? (HCC) food pantries in Yerington, Silver Springs and Dayton. Play a round, sponsor a […]

Help feed Maui ? Virtual Food Drive

Thousands of people have been displaced from the devastating fires. Help the Maui Food Bank keep their shelves stocked! Tap the button below to shop for items needed for distribution. For more information, please contact Chelsey at (808) 243-9500 or cham@mauifoodbank.org.