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Press Release

Paint the Town Gala

Published on Thu, Feb 7, 2013 (2:30 p.m.)

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF LAS VEGAS ANNOUNCES
ITS ANNUAL PAINT THE TOWN RED GALA AT PARIS LAS VEGAS ON MARCH 16

LOCAL PHILANTHROPISTS
DOROTHY HUFFEY AND MRS. MARY CASHMAN AND FAMILY
TO BE HONORED

Las Vegas, NV (Thursday, January 24, 2013) Each year, the Junior League of Las Vegas presents
the Paint the Town Red Gala to recognize two outstanding individuals or families whose contributions
have changed Southern Nevada's landscape for the better and to raise proceeds to benefit the Las
Vegas community.

On March 16, 2013, at the Paris Hotel and Casino, Dorothy Huffey will be presented with the Junior
League Lifetime Achievement Award for her unending dedication to the Junior League of Las Vegas and
numerous other contributions to the community. Mrs. Mary Cashman and Family will be presented with
the Florence Lee Jones Humanitarian Award for their philanthropic successes across Southern Nevada.

The annual gala includes a silent auction with proceeds benefiting local organizations in need. After
dinner and the awards ceremony, a lively dance competition with local dance star professionals will
provide entertainment and a night full of memories.

Key Individuals involved in the Paint the Town Red Gala include:

• Britta Carlson, JLLV President
• Michelle Eckmann, JLLV President Elect
• Katie Horn, Paint the Town Red Committee Chair
• Sonnya DeBonis, Paint the Town Red Committee Chair
• Dorothy Huffey
• Mrs. Mary Cashman and Family

About Junior League of Las Vegas

The Junior League of Las Vegas (JLLV) is an organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the
potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its
purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. JLLV is focused on positively affecting the metropolitan Las Vegas area
through JLLV programs and teaming with agencies throughout Las Vegas to improve the level of health and wellness in our
community. For more information about the JLLV, the community programs we support, and our members, please visit our
website at: www.jllv.org. The JLLV is a part of the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI), which consists of 294
Leagues and more than 170,000 members from the USA, Mexico, Canada and Great Britain. For more information, please
go to AJLI’s website at: www.ajli.org

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