Las Vegas – Henderson, NV (January 2, 2014) – Pamela Lang recently joined Spread the Word Nevada (STWN) as its Director of Development.
Lang has spent the last 15 years in marketing, event planning and fundraising. She began her career in California, marketing for a performing arts center and then spent the next 10 years acting as a Community Relations Manager and Director for Barnes & Noble Inc. in California, Texas and Nevada before joining Easter Seals Nevada in 2008 as part of the Workforce Development Project team and in 2010 becoming its Vice President of Development. She has also written for and served on the Editorial Board for BLVDS Las Vegas Magazine.
In her new role, some of Lang’s responsibilities include overseeing the annual Development Plan, procuring funds to meet the annual budget, meeting with potential funders, grant reports, researching and soliciting new corporate and foundation grant opportunities, serve as member of the Storybook Gala Committee and represent STWN at events.
About Spread the Word Nevada
Spread the Word Nevada, Inc., is a children’s literacy nonprofit, 501(c) (3) corporation, dedicated to advancing early childhood literacy by placing books into the hands and homes of children within Southern Nevada’s at-risk, low income communities. While developing a love of reading, these libraries promote future academic achievement and self-confidence, which impacts lifelong success. Since 2001, Spread the Word Nevada has distributed more than 2.6 million gently used and new books to approximately 343,000 low-income youth in Southern Nevada. Please visit www.SpreadTheWordNevada.org to learn more about program details or call at (702) 564-7809. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.