On Wednesday, Dec. 19, more than 500 students from William K. Moore Elementary School received ‘bags of cheer’ from representatives of the Las Vegas Hospitality Association (LVHA). Students from Kindergarten through 5th grade received bags filled with shoes, socks, coats, blankets, gloves, hates, clothes as well as toys, games and books.
season. Each member compiled a personalized holiday bag for each child based on a list of items with that child’s needs. In addition, Santa Claus made a special visit to the students.
With the help of sponsors including but not limited to: Pepsi Co., Tropicana Resort & Casino, Zappos, Brady Linen Services and Shepard Exposition Services, the LVHA was able to set a record number of bags filled with cheer. In addition, Zappos made an additional donation towards the 2019 Fill A Bag with Cheer program to provide every child with new shoes.
The Las Vegas Hospitality Association (LVHA) is a nonprofit state association made up of more than 630 working professionals and 220 businesses in the hospitality industry. Founded in 1962, LVHA encompasses a broad spectrum of companies supporting the tourism, convention and hospitality fields in Southern Nevada. LVHA has raised over $1.2 Million for scholarships and charities and is constantly working to fulfill its goal to make education a priority within the growing needs of our industry, organization and community.
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