House of Blues Headliner Carlos Santana visits the Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Carlos Santana visits the Las Vegas Rescue Mission
On Monday afternoon, House of Blues headliner Carlos Santana and the team from House of Blues visited the Las Vegas Rescue Mission to serve the residents a soulful meal straight from the culinary team at House of Blues (Pictured: Carlos Santana – Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com)

Carlos Santana with John Fogal, Director of Program Services & Community Relations, Las Vegas Rescue Mission
Carlos Santana with John Fogal, Director of Program Services & Community Relations, Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com.

Santana and team also held a water drive and provided 8,400 bottles of water for the homeless community that Las Vegas Rescue Mission provides for each day.

Carlos Santana with John Fogal, Director of Program Services & Community Relations, Las Vegas Rescue Mission
Carlos Santana with John Fogal, Director of Program Services & Community Relations, Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com.

Additionally, the group donated more than 500 refillable pouches that the homeless can use to refill with water throughout the Vegas summer.

Carlos Santana at Las Vegas Rescue Mission
Carlos Santana at Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com.

Director of Program Services, John Fogal, took Santana on a tour through the Mission’s onsite dorms where they house around 120-150 residents that are working hard to get back to normal lives by getting help with addiction, education and job placement.

John Fogal takes Carlos Santana on a tour of Las Vegas Rescue Mission
John Fogal takes Carlos Santana on a tour of Las Vegas Rescue Mission

Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com.

Santana made the visit before getting back to the stage at House of Blues where his residency continues with shows throughout May, September and November.

John Fogal with Carlos Santana and House of Blues staff/volunteers
John Fogal with Carlos Santana and House of Blues staff/volunteers

Photo: © Erik Kabik / www.ErikKabik.com.