GOLO Donates $20K to Support Local Health and Wellness Initiatives in Nevada
Special Olympics Nevada and the Three Square Food Bank receive donations.
GOLO, the pioneering wellness solutions company, announced $10,000 donations to two Las Vegas, NV charities, Special Olympics Nevada and Three Square Food Bank. The funding reflects the company’s continued commitment to supporting community-based health and wellness initiatives throughout the U.S.
“We’re pleased to support the vital work of Special Olympics Nevada and Three Square Food Bank,” says Jennifer Brooks, President, GOLO, LLC. “These organizations are making a positive impact on the lives of so many people in the local community, and we are proud to contribute to their efforts.”
With logistics and distribution facilities in Las Vegas, NV, GOLO empowers individuals and communities by helping them take control of their health and wellness. The company’s donations to Special Olympics Nevada and Three Square Food Bank will support a range of programming, including nutrition education, fitness programs, and food assistance.
Special Olympics of Nevada provides year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for more than 3,443 children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community. Find out more at www.sonv.org.
"Promoting the health and wellness of athletes with intellectual disabilities is the core mission of Special Olympics Nevada (SONV)," said Terrence Thornton, executive director of SONV. "We are grateful for contributions and support from companies like GOLO, which will help us continue to provide inclusive training in sports, education, and leadership, as well as much-needed health programs to athletes across the state of Nevada."
Three Square is Southern Nevada’s only food bank and largest hunger-relief organization, serving Las Vegas and all of Clark, Lincoln, Esmeralda and Nye counties. Since opening in 2007, Three Square has provided more than 444 million pounds of food to hundreds of thousands of people in need and earned a reputation as one of the most efficient and effective food banks in the country. Find out more at www.threesquare.org.
“Three Square relies on community partnerships such as GOLO to help us realize our vision that no one in our community should be hungry,” said Brian Burton, president, and CEO of Three Square Food Bank. “Their generosity will allow us to provide even more food—one of life’s most basic essentials—to families and individuals in need. On behalf of the one in six people who don’t always know where their next meal is coming from, we are deeply grateful to GOLO for their tremendous commitment to ending hunger in our community.”