Category: Community Projects

Hydroponic Gardens Completed

Los Vaqueros and Green Our Planet’s partnership to build an additional 7 hydroponic gardens was completed on April 18, 2018.  The gardens were delivered to the following schools (in alphabetical order): John A. Dooley Elementary School Theron H. & Naomi D. Goynes Elementary School J.E. Manch Elementary School Richard J. Rundle Elementary School Tony Alamo […]

Will Beckley Elementary School Garden Build

April 28, 2018 Beautiful community volunteer effort this morning to place decorated paver stones into the Will Beckley Elementary School Garden.  Teachers, parents, students, businesses, and Vaqueros took part in placing tons of decomposed granite (donated by Vaqueros’ Billy Blackwell of Bilmar Companies,  www.bilmarcompanies.com) and paver stones that were decorated by Beckley students.  The garden is […]

Hydroponic Garden Systems – The Sequel

In addition to donating time and money to children’s education programs and military families throughout Southern Nevada, Los Vaqueros also builds hydroponic garden systems in partnership with the Green Our Planet program. Hydroponic garden systems compliment Green Our Planet’s existing outdoor garden systems which can be found in over 120 Clark County schools and serve […]

Gene Ward Video Update

  Gene Ward Update Video As part of a team collaboration with Project Dinner Table and The Junior League of Las Vegas, Los Vaqueros has been hard at work installing a fully sustainable pumpkin patch at Gene Ward Elementary.  Currently underway, this video shows the progress that has been made to enable an outdoor learning […]

Project Dinner Table Video

Vegas Charity Events – School Garden Project at Gene Ward Elementary Teaming up with Project Dinner Table and The Junior League of Las Vegas, Los Vaqueros joins in the efforts of expanding the outdoor learning space at Gene Ward Elementary. As part of the initiative, the teams install a fully irrigated pumpkin patch in order […]

Lowman Elementary Courtyard Community Service Project

Lowman Elementary and The Courtyard Wonders

An update on “Courtyard Wonders” development.  Are all Los Vaqueros familiar with the 2009 project in which Los V partnered with Lowman Elementary School and constructed a garden within the courtyard of the school?  The garden contains multiple beds, irrigated and filled with quality/plant-able soil to grow vegetables.  The garden also contains an irrigated section […]