LAUGHLIN, Nev. – Aquarius Casino Resort and Edgewater Casino Resort collected a total of 23,235 school supplies during its annual Back-to-School Donation Drive held over the summer.
“We look forward to our annual Back-to-School Donation Drive each year and to be able to give thousands of school supplies to students in need,” said Jeremy Jenson, senior vice president and general manager of Aquarius Casino Resort and Edgewater Casino Resort. “Giving back to the community is incredibly important to everyone at Aquarius and Edgewater, and we are thrilled to have collected so many supplies this year.”
Team members at both Laughlin properties had a friendly competition among the departments to collect the most school supplies. The marketing team came in first place, collecting a grand total of 9,117 supplies; the general and administrative team took second place, collecting 7,602 supplies; the casino operations team came in third place, collecting 4,010 supplies; and the hotel operations team came in fourth place, collecting 1,928 supplies. The supplies were donated to Fort Mohave Elementary and Black Mountain Elementary in Golden Valley.