LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — On Friday, April 15, Sahara Las Vegas hosted an honorary luncheon announcing the property’s partnership with Epicurean Charitable Foundation (ECF).
The Foundation was created for gifted, but often financially underprivileged students seeking careers in the hospitality industry or in the culinary arts.
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“Today marks the start of Sahara's ongoing support for local education from start to finish,” said Alexis Meruelo, chief vision and purpose officer, Meruelo Group LLC. “We want to focus our efforts on providing support and mentorship for students of all ages, right here in the valley.”
At the luncheon, Sahara Las Vegas donated a $25,000 check to the non-profit organization in addition to announcing their future internship program for ECF students.