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$500 gift cards for needy

Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by Joe, Aug 4, 2012.

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  1. Joe

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    Sorry if this has already been posted. If it was, I missed it.

    A Las Vegas casino owner's anonymous gift of $500 each to 4,000 southern Nevada families in recent months has had tongues wagging in a state with the highest unemployment rate in the nation. The $2 million gift to the United Way of Southern Nevada was the charitable organization's largest donation to date, and for months, guessing the identity of the donor became a popular pastime in Las Vegas.

    Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/06/26/casino-owner-2-million-gift-surprises-las-vegas/#ixzz22bpOLok2
     
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    geoff Low-Roller

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    old news, it was steve wynn.. he admitted it was him in an interview.
     
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    Yes, that is what the link to the article said.
     
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    Look up Kansas City's "secret Santa" sometime. Some of those stories get you teary eyed. I lived there for 5 years and never bumped into him.
     
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    Nice to see that in addition to knowing how to build and maintain a helluva resort, The Steve is also a decent human being.
     
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