U.S.VETS — Las Vegas opened in 2001 and operates two residential facilities and a community support office.

The Las Vegas location operates over 330 beds of transitional and permanent housing. Employment services are provided through a workforce program that helps over 110 veterans return to employment each year. Additionally, over 400 veteran households are provided rapid re-housing and homeless prevention services annually.

2020 Veterans Stand Down

Become a sponsor of the 2020 Veterans Stand Down in Las Vegas!

As a sponsor, your business or organization’s donation to U.S.VETS – Las Vegas will be instrumental to delivering high quality, comprehensive services to veterans at the Veterans Stand Down. All donations are tax deductible. United States Veterans Initiative is a 501©3 Nonprofit organization.
Federal tax identification number: 954382752.
For questions or to sign up as a sponsor, email lvinfo@usvetsinc.org or call 702-947-4478.

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Mailing Address:

525 East Bonanza Road
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Veterans Seeking Housing
Giovanni Lomagno

Veterans Seeking Employment Assistance
Rashida Williams

Veterans Seeking Other Services
Giovanni Lomagno

Volunteer Opportunities
Marisol Tolle, MPA

Donations & Communications
Kolanda Scott
Donations accepted:
Tuesday 8 am – 12 pm & Thursday 1 – 4 pm
We are in need of:
Clothes                     Linens: twin/full
Shoes & Socks         Hygiene products
Underwear                Towels
Kitchenware             USB drives
New pillows


Executive Director

 Advisory Council

Mamta Kapoor, Co-Chair

Susan Stanton, Co-Chair

Jill Bell

Arthur JB Barnhart

Steven Flak

Wendy Hornbuckle

Jerry Jaggers

Terri L. Maruca

Tiffany Sides

Candace Young-Richey

Shalimar Cabrera

Shalimar Cabrera is the Executive Director for U.S.VETS Las Vegas.

Ms. Cabrera earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, and Masters Degree in Social Work, with a concentration on Management & Community Practice, from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She began working with U.S.VETS in 2003 as an Outreach Specialist, then continued on as AmeriCorps Program Director then National AmeriCorps Director prior to assuming the role of Executive Director of U.S.VETS Las Vegas in 2008.

Ms. Cabrera is the Chairperson of the Las Vegas Veterans Stand Down, coordinating outcome-driven services to meet the needs of hundreds of veterans each year.