HANDWritten: Nevada HAND’s Blog

Our blog is packed with resident stories, what’s happening in our communities, and other news. Check out some of our recent features and learn more about our impact in Southern Nevada!

Leading With Service


In celebration of our 30th Anniversary year, we are sharing stories and reflections about Nevada HAND's past, present, and future. This month, we are pleased to highlight the Chairman of our Board of Directors, Terry Shirey, CEO of Nevada State Bank.

Back-to-School Prep on Your Doorstep


The Resident Services team designs Back-to-School Wellness events as a one-stop-shop for families with school-aged children living in Nevada HAND communities.

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We are Better Together: the May 2023 Regional Housing Forum


This is about partnership, not competition. We are better together. On May 8th, 2023, the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority (SNRHA) convened an impactful forum featuring essential voices in the affordable housing conversation.

NeighborWorks Week: Empowering Residents through Financial Literacy Classes


. As a member of NeighborWorks, Nevada HAND joined network organizations across the country participating in NeighborWorks Week from June 3-10, celebrating programming that empowers communities and enhances lives. As part of this effort, we are proud to highlight the impact of financial literacy programs led by Resident Services Coordinators and community partners.

Feeling Seen: From Resident Services to a Local Art Gallery


Nevada HAND resident, retired chef, and accomplished painter George Fielder talked with us about his art and how the support of Resident Services Coordinator and fellow artist, Lani, led to Mr. Fielder’s first-ever art exhibit, at West Las Vegas Library.