On December 6th, from 5:30-7:30p.m., CARE Chest volunteers will be at the Nugget’s Christmas tree on Victorian Avenue accepting of adult diapers and bed pads to aid those who might go without this holiday season. By donating, you’ll not only be supporting your community but also the Nugget will be giving donors a free hot chocolate and Christmas cookie.
CARE Chest of Sierra Nevada is a beneficiary of the Nugget Casino Resort’s Inaugural 12 Nuggets of Christmas and will be accepting a donation of $2,000 with a check presentation ceremony.
CARE Chest provides free medical equipment, supplies, prescription assistance and wellness education to Northern Nevadans in need. Founded in 1990 as a grassroots effort to recycle medical equipment, CARE Chest is a multi-service non-profit agency recognized as a vital medical resource for Northern Nevada’s underserved populations. Each year, CARE Chest connects more than 8,000 clients to 20,000 critical healthcare resources.