All Day Free Comprehensive Community Health Fair on Saturday, May 4th from 10 AM - 7PM at Cashman Center
FREE HEALTH FAIR FOR LAS VEGAS FAMILIES
United Citizens Foundation (UFC) is pleased to announce its third annual free health fair benefiting families of Southern Nevada Community. The health fair will be held inside the Science fair at Cashman Center on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Services to be offered at the health fair include, dental screening, free immunizations, sleep apnea screening, post-accident care, infection prevention, blood pressure screenings, blood sugar screenings, vision screenings, pediatric and vaccine services, massages and much more.
"UCF’s Health Fair is extremely important to the mission of the organization which strives to bridge gaps in community services and resources’ including community education and awareness says Radha Chanderrraj, President of United Citizens Foundation
United Citizens Foundation (UCF), a nonprofit community service organization that strives to conduct successful and comprehensive events crucial to the welfare of the community, has zero administrative costs. The Science fair draws more than 7000 community members and this time we are expecting a much bigger turnout. A flyer for the event is attached.
The grand sponsors for this year’s health fair are - Women’s Cancer Center, and Nevada Heart and Vascular Center.
Other sponsors include Red Rock Medical Center, Gentle Home Touch, Complete Injury Management, Nevada Brain & Spine, and Baby Boomers Activities Club. There will be more than twenty booths in the health fair providing various services and health related information.
United Citizens Foundation, Inc.
United Citizens Foundation Inc (UCF) is a certified non-profit community service organization. The purpose of United Citizens Foundation, Inc. is to act responsibly and to be responsive to the needs of the community. We are dedicated to helping families, individuals, and students that are economically challenged. More importantly our program seeks to support elementary school students that are either homeless or have challenging family and economic circumstances. We are constantly working to establish programs to distribute resources to underprivileged & economically challenged community members of Southern Nevada.
Many events are conducted by UCF - An annual free health fair in the early summer for the Uninsured provides a wide variety of regular and specialized care to the community members and has a large participation from the healthcare community and community based organizations. Back to school drives in partnership with the Government of Clark County, toy drive in partnership with the Fire fighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation , book drives, thanksgiving luncheons & drives at underserved schools, are just some of the many events UCF hosts throughout the year. We also sponsor families during the holidays by providing for the necessities, particularly those with children in the households during the holidays.
As our organization grows we will continue developing new programs to serve the community and individuals in need living in our area. Our back to school drive, sundries drive, toy drives, sponsorship of families programs provide children and struggling families the resources they need to succeed. We are currently working on a Mentoring Program – An after school program, dedicated to helping children with their homework as well as providing them with positive role models in their lives. Our intent is to help the over 5,000 homeless students in the Clark County area.
UCF is a zero administrative cost non profit, which means all of the dollars we receive directly support the programs. UCF is passionate and dedicated to serving the community, however we cannot do all of this service, without your support and donations. All donations directly to United Citizens Foundation are tax deductible under Code 501(c)(3) exemption of Internal Revenue Services.