WEDNESDAY: Governor Sisolak to join roundtable at Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, discuss Community Recovery Grant

LAS VEGAS, NV - April 19, 2022

Governor Steve Sisolak will join a roundtable at Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada to discuss the $2.6 million in relief funding the organization recently received from the State.

The organization was recently awarded a grant from the State’s $30 million Community Recovery Grant program. This program, funded by American Rescue Plan dollars, aims at utilizing existing non-profits in Nevada to provide direct and immediate community services. The grant will help LACSN provide legal advocacy to address pandemic educational deficiencies for vulnerable youth with disabilities.

The media is invited to one-on-one interviews with the Governor and a Legal Aid Center representative after the roundtable. Then the Governor will also join representatives outside to see the new home of the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center after the roundtable.

Media are asked to RSVP to press@gov.nv.gov no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday for additional details as to the timing, location and parking for the event.

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Contact

Meghin Delaney
Communications Director