Contact: Dan Kulin
Phone: Dan Kulin: (702) 455-5534
11/17/2017

Las Vegas Victims' Fund Committee Releases Draft Protocol for Disbursement of Funds, Public Comment Sought on Proposal for Fund Distribution to Victims of 1 October Tragedy

​​​​​The committee of 16 community representatives overseeing the Las Vegas Victims' Fund has released the draft protocol for distribution of funds to victims of the October 1 tragedy. The committee is encouraging input on the protocol from victims' families and survivors, as well as members of the Las Vegas community. The draft protocol can be found at lasvegasvictimsfund.org

Two town hall meetings will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the Clark County Government Center to provide opportunities for oral comments. Viewers may watch the town hall meetings live on Clark County Television (CCTV) as well as via a live stream at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov and via YouTube. CCTV is available in the Las Vegas area on Channel 4/1004 on Cox cable and on CenturyLink on Channels 4 and 1004 as well as in Laughlin on Channel 14 via Suddenlink. CCTV is available in Boulder City on Channel 4 and in Moapa Valley on Digital Channel 50.3.  

Written comments are also welcome at comments@lasvegasvictimsfund.org or by mail to Las Vegas Victims' Fund, P.O. Box 551111, Las Vegas, Nevada 89155-1111.  

Victims of 1 October please note that the Las Vegas Victims Fund is separate from the Nevada Victims of Crime Program. Funds may be available through the Nevada Victims of Crime Program to help victims offset the financial burden of funeral, medical, mental health and other expenses related to the shooting. For more information about the Nevada Victims of Crime program and to complete an application go to http://voc.nv.gov/VOC/VOC_Home/.

​Together our community is Vegas Strong as we support those affected by 1 October. 

WHEN: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. 

WHERE: Clark County Government Center, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89106

Optional RSVP via Eventbrite athttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/las-vegas-victims-fund-town-hall-meeting-tickets-39708479130?aff=email
 

CONTACTS:

For Las Vegas Victims' Fund:

Howard Stutz – hstutzpr@cox.net (702) 526-1822 

For Clark County:

Erik Pappa – epappa@clarkcountynv.gov (702) 455-3548

Dan Kulin - dkulin@clarkcountynv.gov (702) 455-5534 

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