The Shade Tree, a local organization that provides safe refuge to physically abused and homeless women, children and their pets, is hosting its annual ‘Girls Night Out’ soiree in which proceeds will benefit the meaningful cause. A live auction will be hosted by renowned auctioneer Christian Kolberg.
FOX 5 News anchor Jason Feinberg will emcee the festive affair. Live entertainment will be provided by famed Las Vegas headliners Zowie Bowie, who will perform their unique music blend of hip-hop, Top 40 and classic Vegas tunes.
The event takes place on May 3 at 6:30pm. For more information, visit: www.friendsoftheshadetree.net.
The mission of The Shade Tree is to provide safe shelter to homeless and abused women and children in crisis and to offer life-changing services promoting stability, dignity and self-reliance.Since 1990, The Shade Tree has served homeless and abused women and children, victims of domestic violence, victims of elder abuse, victims of street crimes, female veteran, homeless youth and the physically disabled. Using programs offered by The Shade Tree, women can rebuild their lives. They can find employment, secure permanent housing and become a productive member of the community.
The shelter provides immediate safety from the harshness of the streets, street crime and domestic violence. Each person is provided accommodations that ensure the dignity and respect of everyone utilizing the shade The Shade Tree services.
The Shade Tree is the only 24-hour accessible shelter designed specifically to meet the needs of women, children and their pets in Southern Nevada. With 364 permanent beds and 50 temporary beds, The Shade Tree is the largest shelter of its kind in the state. The Shade Tree provides some 80,000 nights of shelter each year. On average, 33% of our clients are children under the age of 18. Senior citizens represent the fastest growing segment of our population.
The Shade Tree is a 501©3 non-profit organization. This means that most donations are tax deductible. We are a local ‘grass roots’ agency with no national affiliation or support.
All services are provided completely free of charge, regardless of the length of stay. This removes any barrier that might prevent a woman from accessing necessary services for herself and her children.
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