Thank you for your interest in applying for a grant from the Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities. As you may know, we are a foundation dedicated to helping children. We coordinate various events throughout the year to raise funds to distribute to worthy non-profit organizations in Las Vegas and/or southern Nevada.

To apply for a grant, the applicant organization must meet the following requirements:

  • Organization must be an existing 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
  • Serves children in Las Vegas and/or southern Nevada.
  • Service provided to children falls within the mission of Speedway Children's Charities: educational, medical, social, and/or financial need.

As in prior years, we cannot guarantee full funding of the program requested. 

We will have two workshops again this year to help you feel more comfortable with our Grant Process. Each workshop will last one hour and we will provide drinks. You may bring your lunch with you that day.

1).The first workshop, Beginner Workshop, will take place Thursday, March 31 from Noon-1 p.m. at The D Hotel, 301 Fremont St, Las Vegas, NV 89101. Free parking through Valet or with validation in the D parking garage. We'll be meeting in the Showroom at the D on the second floor adjacent to the D Grill.

This Workshop is for those new to our application process or those that have been declined in the past.

2). Those with completed applications can come to our  Partner Workshop on Monday, August 27 from Noon to 1 p.m., also at The D Hotel, in their Showroom located upstairsThis Workshop will be for those with specific questions about their application or want to turn in their packet. Please RSVP to save your spot (please limit to the grant writer) at panderson@lvms.com

The application must be postmarked by Friday, August 31, 2018. Applications will not be accepted via fax or email. Absolutely no exceptions will be made.  Your application must be mailed to:

Speedway Children's Charities
7000 Las Vegas Boulevard North
Las Vegas, NV 89115 

The Speedway Children's Charities Board of Trustees meets in October to make final decisions on awarding grants. You will be notified in writing whether or not your charity will receive funding in November. Grants will be distributed at the Tree Lighting Ceremony in December.

Thank you for applying for a grant and best of luck! We applaud your work in improving the lives of children in need in our community.

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL SCC DIRECTOR PAULETTE ANDERSON AT 702-632-8242 OR EMAIL HER AT PANDERSON@LVMS.COM