LAS VEGAS, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment, one of the world's most diversified gaming and entertainment companies, remains committed to helping nearby communities in this time of need, donating food, as well as essential personal protection equipment across the country to assist healthcare workers, law enforcement and more. To date, the company has supplied more than 250,000 pounds of food, which is equivalent to approximately 208,000 meals to numerous food banks and charities. Additionally, Caesars Entertainment has provided thousands of items including gloves, masks and hand sanitizer to local hospitals, first responders and local charities.
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"During these extraordinary circumstances, we are dedicated to assisting our local communities across the country that are heavily impacted by donating perishables to nearby food banks and charities, as well as necessary supplies to first responders," said Tony Rodio, CEO of Caesars Entertainment. "We will continue to seek ways to give back to our neighbors who are in need as part of our commitment to help put this unprecedented situation we are all facing behind us."
All Caesars Entertainment resorts and casinos across the United States have volunteered to assist their local communities, including in Las Vegas. The following are some examples:
Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts
Caesars Atlantic City, Bally's Atlantic City and Harrah's Resort Atlantic City
Harrah's Ak-Chin Hotel and Casino
Harrah's Resort Southern California
Horseshoe Tunica Hotel & Casino
Horseshoe Casino Baltimore
Harrah's New Orleans
Horseshoe Casino Bossier City, Louisiana
Harrah's Kansas City Hotel & Casino
Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Harrah's Laughlin Hotel & Casino
Harrah's Council Bluffs Hotel & Casino and Horseshoe Council Bluffs Casino
Caesars Southern Indiana, Harrah's and Harveys Lake Tahoe, Harrah's Joliet, Harrah's Metropolis, Horseshoe Hammond, Harrah's Gulf Coast Hotel & Casino in Biloxi, Harrah's Hoosier Park Racing & Casino and Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs also donated perishables and essential supplies to their local communities.
About Caesars Entertainment
Caesars Entertainment is one of the world's most diversified casino-entertainment providers and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment's resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah's® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars Entertainment's portfolio also includes the Caesars Entertainment UK family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. For more information, please visit www.caesars.com/corporate.
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