This year marks a milestone year for the internationally known classic car event that is Hot August Nights. As event organizers gear up for the 30th-anniversary main event, its generous 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit arm—the Hot August Nights Foundation—also makes big changes for 2016.
While the classic car event that is Hot August Nights has become world-renowned over the past nearly 30 years of its existence, knowledge of its generous 501(c)(3) registered nonprofit arm—the Hot August Nights Foundation (HANF)—isn’t always as wide-spread.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hot August Nights Foundation Raises $65K from 2015 Charity Raffle Car Monies raised will support the Foundation’s mission to help in-need or at-risk children RENO, Nev. (Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015)— On Friday, Nov. 20, members of the Hot August Nights Foundation gathered all 90,000 raffle tickets for entry to win the 2015 charity raffle car—a 1973 Ford Mustang with 215 original miles—and placed them in an inflatable pool at the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows. The lucky ticket was drawn by a Club […]
Hosting the official kickoff event for the 29th annual Hot August Nights (HAN) was deemed such a success by event and city officials—as well as spectators and participants—that both Virginia City and the longstanding event agreed to a three-year partnership to continue the tradition.