Drai’s Cares: A Community Support Initiative

Drai’s Las Vegas Launches Year-Long Community Support Initiative, Drai’s Cares
Day and Nightlife Industry Leader to Partner with Multiple Las Vegas Organizations for Ongoing Community Outreach Initiative

LAS VEGAS (June 1, 2017) – An international leader in day and nightlife entertainment, Drai’s Las Vegas has partnered with local non-profit organizations Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth, Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada, Arturo Cambeiro Elementary School, The Shade Tree and Friends of Las Vegas Metro Police Department Foundation for a long-term community outreach initiative throughout 2017. In an effort to support underserved populations in the Las Vegas Valley, the employees and patrons of Drai’s Beachclub • Nightclub • Afterhours will band together throughout the year to provide meaningful services and opportunities to those in the valley who need it most. “Las Vegas is such a beautiful community and we’re proud to be a part of it,” shared Dustin Drai,

“Las Vegas is such a beautiful community and we’re proud to be a part of it,” shared Dustin Drai, talent coordinator at Drai’s Las Vegas. “We’re grateful for how much the community has embraced Drai’s over the past several years, and are looking forward to giving back and engaging with those who need assistance throughout the valley.”

Drai’s will kick off its long-term service initiative by partnering with the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth in June, and will collaborate with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada and Arturo Cambeiro Elementary School this summer, and The Shade Tree and Friends of Las Vegas Metro Police Department Foundation for various initiatives and engagements this fall. The 2017 Drai’s Cares service engagements include campus visits, supply grants, event sponsorships and more.

A one-of-a-kind experience, Drai’s Las Vegas is at the forefront of the ever-changing nightlife scene, offering live, full-length concerts and DJ sets by celebrated artists. Strategically located at the corner of Las Vegas Blvd. and Flamingo Blvd. on the rooftop of Caesars Entertainment’s 188-room boutique hotel The Cromwell, Drai’s Las Vegas takes entertainment and nightlife to new heights. For tickets and more information on Drai’s Las Vegas and the Drai’s Cares program, visit DraisLV.com.

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About Drai’s Las Vegas
Strategically located at the corner of Las Vegas Blvd. and Flamingo Blvd. on the rooftop of Caesars Entertainment’s new 188-room boutique hotel The Cromwell, Drai’s Beachclub • Nightclub takes entertainment and nightlife to new heights. The Strip’s only rooftop Beachclub includes multiple pools shaded by 10 towering palm trees, a variety of cabanas and bungalows, two full-service bars and a gourmet kitchen. Drai’s Nightclub is a dazzling, multi-level club with an expansive dance floor, massive LED lighting systems, and modern technology featuring more than 7,000 square feet of the most state of the art high definition LEDs in production, including a first of its kind, towering 80-sided LED disco ball. Additionally, the legendary Drai’s After Hours is back in its original location for its 20th year. For more information, visit Draislv.com and follow Drai’s on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram – @draislv.

About Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth
NPHY is the most comprehensive service provider for the thousands of homeless youth in Southern Nevada, serving hundreds of youth through our core programs and touching the lives of thousands more through outreach each year. NPHY’s programs stabilize homeless teens’ lives, meeting their immediate needs and providing a safe, supportive environment and a path to self-sufficiency. Through our work with homeless youth, NPHY creates productive, healthy adults who contribute to society. For more information, visit NPHY.org.

About Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada (BGCSNV) is a nonprofit organization that operates 14 facilities in Southern Nevada, and serves more than 20,000 youth annually. The Clubhouses provide a safe place, caring adult mentors, fun, friendship, and high-impact youth development programs for children ages 5-18. Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada works to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Keep up with BGCSNV events and news on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. For more information, please visit www.bgcsnv.org or call 702-367-2582.

About Arturo Cambeiro Elementary School
Arturo Cambeiro Elementary School is a 1-Star School serving over 700 students in a high poverty neighborhood located near Downtown Las Vegas. The population is 86% Hispanic/Latino and 100% free breakfast and lunch. Our goal at Cambeiro Elementary School is to provide an exceptional education experience for the children we serve. Through the assistance of partnerships within the community, families are provided necessary resources and students are provided real world experiences outside of the classroom.

About The Shade Tree
For over 26 years The Shade Tree, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, has been dedicated to improving the lives of women, children and their pets affected by domestic violence and crisis in the Las Vegas valley. As the only organization with an animal shelter on campus, named Noah’s Animal House, The Shade Tree brings families together with their pets and connects them with assistance and services. The Shade Tree is the largest shelter of its kind in Nevada and is the only 24-hour accessible shelter designed specifically to meet the needs of women and children in Southern Nevada. With 364 permanent beds, The Shade Tree provides over 6,500 women and children safe shelter each year. To learn more about how you can support The Shade Tree, please call (702) 385-0072 or visit TheShadeTree.org. For the latest news and events on The Shade Tree follow them at Facebook.com/ShadeTreeOfLasVegas or Twitter @ShadeTreeVEGAS.

About Friends of LVMPD Foundation
The Friends of Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Foundation was established in 1999 as the non-profit charitable umbrella for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Donations to the Foundation help fund LVMPD-related programs that prevent crime, save lives, and make our County a safer place to live, work and visit. Programs and funding supported by the Foundation include the Every 15 Minutes safe driving program for high schoolers, Santa Cops mentoring program, updated officer safety equipment and training, specialized police units, and assistance for families of fallen officers. Individuals and companies can show their support for LVMPD and community safety by making donations, becoming sponsors, buying dedication pavers, participating in the annual GO TRUE BLUE Campaign, or joining us at the annual the Sheriff Salutes the Best of the Badge Gala and other Foundation events. Las Vegas Metro Officers are here to Protect and Serve our Community. Working together with our law enforcement we can help make our neighborhoods, work places, and this destination location even safer. For more information, visit LVMPDFoundation.org.