Sheriff's Office

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Date Issued:
Jul 07, 2022 - 4:42PM

For Immediate Release

Dozers and Dirt announces date for 2022- Event tickets available now!

For media inquiries contact:
Sergeant Jeff McCaskill
Washoe County Sheriff's Office
Office: (775) 328-6235
Cell: (775) 484-9821


The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is proud to partner with the Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation (NNCCF) to assist local children with cancer.  It is with great excitement that we announce the Dozers & Dirt fundraiser NNCCF is scheduled for September 24, 2022. Tickets for Dozers and Dirt are now on available at

Dozers & Dirt (brought to you by the former committee of the Reno Big Dig) has been a staple in our community for 20+ years thanks to your generous support the event has raised more than $1 million in the fight against pediatric cancer.

The Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Foundation has provided more than $6 million in direct financial assistance to local children battling cancer - all through locally raised funding. For twenty-two years, NNCCF has been the only nonprofit in the region solely dedicated to childhood cancer. NNCCF continues to assist local childhood cancer families through the generosity of “Community Partners” and fundraisers like Dozers & Dirt.

Event Date:  September 24, 2022

Time:  9:00am – 3:00pm

Location:  Rilite Aggregate Pit – 9208 Western Skies Dr, Reno (near Damonte Ranch High School)

Sheriff Darin Balaam and the staff of The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office understands the importance of community involvement and is proud to support this incredible event.

The Dozers and Dirt committee is appreciative of the thoughtful consideration from the community to support the cause and hope for continued support of Dozers & Dirt for many more years to come. If you wish to donate to Dozers & Dirt or receive additional information, please contact Dozers and Dirt committee President Jared Hosefros at (775) 742-2203 or online at:   NNCCF is a non-profit organization, 501(c)(3) No. 20-8623503.




The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to preserving a safe and secure community with professionalism, respect, integrity and the highest commitment to equality. Sheriff Darin Balaam is the 27th person elected to serve as the Sheriff of Washoe County since the Office was created in 1861. The Washoe County Sheriff's Office strives to ensure public safety by building trust and creating partnerships within the diverse communities in which we serve. We will promote the dignity of all people supported by our words and actions through open communication while fostering an environment of professionalism, integrity and mutual respect.


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