Casting Call (2 of 2: Pick a Date! Note Time Frames) @ Atlantis Hotel & Casino: Fun Center Party Room
Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Ages 4-104. New to modeling? Experienced model? Want to gain experience or feel attractive? We want you!
Casting calls are for On Common Ground‘s 2nd Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser scheduled Nov. 10, 2018 at UNR. 

Click HERE to pre-register (recommended)

NOTE: 2 options for casting calls. Choose Either Sept 25 (4-7PM) or the weekend before on Sept 22 (11:30AM-2:30PM),
both at Atlantis Hotel Casino Resort.
1) Saturday 09/22-Paradise Ballroom E. Preferred times:
 11:30AM-12:30PM– Kids over 4yrs + “Mommy & Me” and “Daddy & Me”
 12:30-2:30PM– Ladies & Men
2) Tuesday 09/25-Atlantis Fun Center Party Room. Preferred times:                             4-5:30PM Kids over 4yrs + “Mommy & Me” and “Daddy & Me”
 5:30-7PM Men & Ladies

                   WEAR LITTLE TO NO MAKEUP

Accommodate time for registration & registration photo & brief instruction. Fashion experts will be observing models and matching individuals to the designers’ specific needs, to properly represent each brand experience.
All minors shall be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Permission form to be signed by parent or guardian will be available at check-in time for participants under 18 years of age.
Please plan to keep small children with you the entire time.

Commitments required:
-Meet with designers and stylists by appointment prior to show
-All-day commitment Saturday, November 10, 2018
-1 to 2 Rehearsals t.b.a.
-Promote awareness about hunger in our area
–Promote the Fashion Show to sell tickets, recruit sponsorships & community participation

12 runway lines of 12 models each featuring:       Click for direct link to fashion line


Latin Harvest Community Dinner @ Moon Rabbit Cafe
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Moon Rabbit Cafe and On Common Ground invite you to celebrate community with a delicious three-course dinner among friends.

Join us for this fundraiser staffed by neighborhood volunteers and help reduce hunger in our community. Bring friends & family for a dinner out.

Pay what you can! Suggested Donation: $10. Plan to arrive early; We do expect a great response!

TICKETS: Click HERE  or go to to pre-purchase. Limited seats available online.

MENU:       Appetizer: Corn bread, Fresh salsa, Corn chips

                      Entrée: Mexican black- bean corn tortillas or bowl or Chicken corn tortillas or bowl
Fresh green salad with lime chipotle dressing
Spanish rice

                     Dessert: Apple-cinnamon crisp topped with ice cream

Prepared by Chefs Chuy of Mari Chuy’s Mexican Kitchen &  Chef Jay Modha

Served with refreshing vitamin or fruit-infused water or herbal tea

Interested in helping out? Please click  Volunteers to let us know how you can assist.

Fashion Show Fundraiser @ Joe Crowley Student Union, 4th Floor Ballrooms
Nov 10 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm


Renowned fashion designers team with local labels to present the annual Fashion Show Fundraiser by On Common Ground (OCG), hosted by the UNR Student Nutrition Association.  Click HERE to pre-register for Casting Calls.

Saturday, November 10, 2018. Doors open 6:30PM. Runway show 7:30PM. AfterParty on site from 9:30PM-1AM.

Featuring the Fashion lines, labels and collections of:

Photography donated by:

Additionally, a silent auction provides your chance to bid on designer fashions, culinary delights, amazing art and more.

For More Info or To Donate Silent Auction Items: Please email

All net proceeds of this event are for local use supporting OCG’s mission of providing:

    1.  Downtown Community Grocery Market
    2.  Mobile Markets to Serve Areas which have Limited Food Access
    3.  Food Processing Plant to convert food into shelf-stable product, using locally grown and produced food and food that would otherwise be wasted (sealed; traceable; nearing the sell or use-by date)

Tickets $25 advance; $30 door; $40 VIP front row.  Student, senior & child discounts available.

Pack The Joe: Dance Party to End Hunger @ Joe Crowley Student Union, 4th Floor Ballrooms
Nov 10 @ 9:30 pm – Nov 11 @ 1:00 am

UNR Football Game & Fashion Show AfterParty 

Hot Dance Beats by DJ Nikki Smiles
                      Drag Show Kickoff by LA & Reno Queens 

Free to Fashion Show Fundraiser Participants

Ages 18+

$8 Admission                                                                                                                                        $3 Off with Student ID or Donation of 2 Non-perishable items                             for Pack Provisions Food Pantry 

Hosted by the UNR Student Nutrition Association & On Common Ground