Public Service Events

Here’s what’s happening in our community!  If your non-profit organization has an event coming up, let us know with an email at least a week in advance, to



(TFN) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at

(Saturday, January 30th) Northern Nevada Math Club will host a prime time virtual talent show.  Info:

(Sat/Sun, February 13-14) The Animal Ark Animal Sanctuary presents its Wild Winter Weekend.  Info:

(Tuesday, February 16th) Fernley Senior Center presents their Fat Tuesday dinner night, delivery & drive-thru style.  Info: 575-3370

(thru February 28th) Nevada Health Link warns that scammers, claiming to be insurance agents, are calling people to sell fake insurance.  Info:

(Saturday, March 13th) Fernley Senior Center presents its Spring Crafts Fair and Blood Drive from 9a to noon.  Info: 575-3370

(Thru spring 2021) The Washoe County School District is offering free meals to all students, courtesy of the USDA at various pick-up locations.  Sign-up and Info: click here

(TFN) Northern Nevada’s Children’s Cabinet serves families in Reno, Carson City and Elko. They are in need of donations.  Info:

(TFN) Care’s Housing Assistance Program offers help to pay rent during the pandemic.  If approved, money is sent directly to the landlord. Info:

(TFN) The Food Bank of Northern Nevada needs help serving the local community.  You can now donate via text message: text “FEED NV” and a donation amount to 50155

(TFN) Washoe Country REMSA has set up a “Community Triage Line”.  It has information about getting access to testing.  24-7 you can call 328-2427.

(TFN) If you have recovered from Covid 19 researchers at Renown Health and the UNR School of Medicine would like to talk to you.  Also, they can assist you if you want to donate plasma.  Info: call 982-3646 or go to