DECEMBER, 2013, LAS VEGAS, NV… DISCOVERY Children’s Museum is opening their doors to over 200 children and their families served by The Salvation Army, The Shade Tree Shelter, Marion Earl Elementary School and St. Jude’s Ranch. The children will exclusive access to explore the Museum from 9 AM to Noon, Sunday, January 5, 2014.

The event is the brainchild of Laura Ritz, Business Initiatives Manager for Wells Fargo Bank and member of The Salvation Army Advisory Board. Major Sponsors for the day, in addition to Wells Fargo, are BDO USA and United Healthcare. Breakfast is being supplied by Pink Box Doughnuts and lunch by Raising Canes Chicken. The children will also receive tee shirts from Microsoft and an anonymous donor and school supplies from the Crossing Church.

For further information about this event, please contact Laura Ritz, (702) 779-0017. To learn more about DISCOVERY Children’s Museum, contact Denyce Tuller, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, (702) 382-3445, ext 122.

For more information about The Salvation Army, please contact Leslee Rogers at 702-870-4430 or go to