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


(Thru Saturday, August 15th) Military families can register for backpacks and other school supplies thru Operation Homefront.  Distribution will be noon to 2p at the NAS Children’s Readiness Center in Fallon. Info & to pre-register:


(thru 7/31) The Carson City Library presents its Summer Reading Challenge for all ages.  Info:


(thru August 3rd) Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation’s Summer Science Camp is going on at Idlewild Park.  Info:


(Saturday, August 8th) The Boy Scouts of America are hosting a Facebook Live event called Family Fun Event.  Info:


(Fridays thru August 28th) “Virtual Vibes on the Beach” … a series of streamed, virtual Friday Night free concerts at Lake Tahoe.  Info:


(Sunday, August 30th): The Nevada Division of Child & Family Services is looking for foster caregivers.  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) Vitalant needs blood donations. Get info to make an appointment at


(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) The Salvation Army in Reno & Carson City has received a grant from the State of Nevada to help pay rent, mortgage or utility bills.  Info & to Apply: 887-9120 ext. 1


(Saturday, September 19th) Sparks Rotary Club annual golf tournament and fundraiser happens at the Resort at Red Hawk.   Info: