The check was presented during a break at the final home game for the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels.
During the 2016-2017 basketball season for the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels, Nevada State Bank partnered with Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada to sponsor Swish for A-Wish.
With every free throw made by a Rebel during the season, Nevada State Bank donated $25 to help make wishes come true.
Pictured above (L-R): Micah Phillips, executive vice president/marketing for Nevada State Bank; Rich Justiana, vice president/private banking officer for Nevada State Bank; Caroline Ciocca, president and CEO Make-A-Wish of Southern Nevada; Genie Moya, marketing specialist for Nevada State Bank; Ryan Foytik, marketing project manager for Nevada State Bank with kids from Make-A-Wish of Southern Nevada.
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Nevada State Bank donates to Make-A-Wish as the Rebels rack up free throws
With every free throw made by the UNLV Runnin' Rebels this season, Nevada State Bank offered to donate $25 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation as part of their Swish for A-Wish fundraiser.
The bank donated a total of $10,000 this season, which was presented to the foundation during the Rebels game against Utah State on March 1st.