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COMMUNITY OUTREACH

FAVIL WEST

Co-founder and president

The Foundation Assisting Seniors

In the 15 years since he co-founded the Foundation Assisting Seniors with Chuck Davis, Favil West has made a significant difference in the lives of many people.

The nonprofit organization assists the senior community in times of illness, recovery, confinement at home, coping with loss of a loved one and other senior challenges, as well providing assistance with everyday tasks such as household maintenance and transportation.

One facet that stands out is the Foundation’s HowRU program, a free service that provides a daily call to subscribers to ensure that they are well, bringing peace of mind to seniors and their families. Recently, HowRU received endorsements from fire and police chiefs in Henderson and North Las Vegas.

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13 ACTION NEWS: MORNING BLEND – STRIKE UP THE BAND

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FOX 5: STRIKE UP THE BAND BENEFIT CONCERT

The Strike Up the Band benefit concert is set for Sunday, April 30 at 2 p.m. Purchase your tickets for $20 at www.foundationassistingseniors.org.

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Las Vegas Informer: Foundation Assisting Seniors Hosts Series of Bingo Fundraiser Events

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Residents of the valley can get ready to play bingo for a good cause. The Foundation Assisting Seniors has started their series of bingo fundraisers for the year 2017. The games began on March 19 with three additional bingo fundraisers throughout the year at June 18, Sept. 17 and Dec. 3. Continue Reading

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Las Vegas Review-Journal: Volunteerism creates a special kind of senior moment

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Herbert Randall’s good deed has taken on a significance far beyond a nice gesture.

The 73-year-old retired Army colonel, who earned Silver and Bronze Stars for valor in Vietnam, established the Nevada Senior Citizen of the Year Award four years ago to honor a senior volunteer for outstanding work in support of the state’s oldest residents. Continue Reading

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Foundation Assisting Seniors Hosts Series of Bingo Fundraiser Events

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The Foundation Assisting Seniors is set to kick off its series of 2017 Bingo game fundraisers at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 19 at Independence Center in Sun City Anthem located at 2460 Hampton Rd. Continue Reading

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Foundation Assisting Seniors Presents the STRIKE UP THE BAND Benefit Concert

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The Foundation Assisting Seniors presents STRIKE UP THE BAND, a benefit concert by the UNLV Community Concert Band featuring Special Guest Performances by Barbara Brighton, Steve Connelly “Spirit of the King Elvis Presley,” Mark Giovi, Toscha Comeaux, and Genevieve Dew. The event will begin at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 30th at the Sun City Anthem Grand Ballroom located at 2450 Hampton Rd. Continue Reading

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Foundation Assisting Seniors to Host 14th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

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On Monday, May 29, The Foundation Assisting Seniors will host its 14th annual Charity Golf Tournament at the Revere Golf Club located in Sun City Anthem. The donations raised during the tournament will provide funding for the foundation’s programs that seek to improve the overall quality of life of seniors in the community. Continue Reading

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VEGAS VOICE: The Foundation Assisting Seniors’ HowRU Program

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The HowRU™ Program is a free service that provides a daily wellness call to subscribers to ensure that they are well. If no one answers the call, a second call will be made 15 minutes later. Continue Reading

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Foundation Assisting Seniors and Veterans of Sun City Aliante to Host Second Annual Charity Golf Tournament

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The Foundation Assisting Seniors and the Veterans of Sun City Aliante will be hosting their second annual golf tournament on Friday, Nov. 11 at the Aliante Golf Club located at 3100 Elkhorn Rd, North Las Vegas. The funds raised will be used on the Foundation’s current programs as well as new activities to benefit our senior population. Ed Bozarth Chevrolet is the presiding Platinum Sponsor of the charity golf tournament. Continue Reading

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