The Women’s Chamber of Commerce held its 4th annual ATHENA International Women’s Leadership Day luncheon at Lawry’s the Prime Rib.

An Affair of the Hearts
An Affair of the Heat to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital was held at MJ Christensen Diamonds.

Create A Change Chipping Away at Childhood Obesity
Just under 300 friends and supporters of Create A Change attended Chipping Away at Childhood Obesity

Vegas PBS kicked off the second season of its popular local production “Outdoor Nevada” with a launch party sponsored by Jaguar Land Rover Las Vegas.

Honorees included Billy and Rosemary Vassiliadis, Switch and FOX5 General Manager Todd Brown.

The Women’s Club of Summerlin held its 20th annual charity event to benefit the Nevada Children’s Center at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa. The “Honor the Past, Embrace the Future” included a luncheon, raffles and silent auction. Local celebrities and entertainment featured Frankie Scinta singing the national anthem and a performance by The Australian Bee Gees.

Linda Smith, local fundraising icon and relentless advocate for persons with developmental disabilities, celebrated the debut of her first book, “Unwanted,” with a launch event and public book signing.

Las Vegas Woman magazine debuted its winter issue at at the Silverton Casino in the Veil Pavilion with a Las Vegas Woman Swag Bag given to the first 200 guests (Sponsored by Berentzen).

Affinity Gaming presented Wine to Remember in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association Desert Southwest Chapter at Silver Sevens Hotel & Casino’s Oasis Pool.

Along with a spirited barbecue competition, the family friendly event featured a “Piggy Pen” kids’ play area, live bands, beer, wine and plenty of food.
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