The Cause

Each year, the Franktown Meadows Hunter Derby raises funds and brings awareness to select local charities. Water and Rails, the non-profit hosting this event, has contributed more than $400,000 to charity since its inception in 2005, and is proud to direct its proceeds for this year to the following beneficiaries:

Food Bank of Northern Nevada is a nonprofit distribution service that operates in cooperation with more than 130 partner agencies throughout a service area that spans over 90,000 square miles. Partner agencies can be faith-based organizations that run emergency food pantries, shelter, congregate feeding sites, low-income day cares and senior centers. FBNN helps clients through food distribution programs as well as six direct service programs.
Food Bank of Northern Nevada | 550 Italy Drive McCarran, NV 89434 | | | (775) 331-3663

Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes both children and adults suddenly. It has nothing to do with diet or lifestyle. There is nothing you can do to prevent it. And, at present, there is no cure. JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Our strength lies in our exclusive focus and singular influence on the worldwide effort to end T1D.

JDRF | 645 Sierra Rose Dr #106 | Reno, NV 89511 | | |  (775) 827-0131