- Teen Challenge volunteers throughout the week with set-up and during the event as our Green Team. They are vital in helping us keep our beautiful park clean!
Knights of Columbus
- The Knights of Columbus are responsible for our logistics management. Look for them every day of the event around the park!
Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada
- 2013 marked the first year of the partnership between The Great Reno Balloon Race and the Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada.
- Look for them on the Sunday of the event participating in scavenger hunts, recruitment and trading S.W.A.P.S with our pilots (otherwise known as Special Whatchamacallits Affectionately Pinned Somewhere)
Other Community Partnerships & Support
- Paint the Park Pink – Breast Cancer Awareness Day
- Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows
- Combat Sport and Fitness
- Donor Network West – Donor Awareness Day
- Food Bank of Northern Nevada
- Knights of Columbus
- SPCA of Northern Nevada
- Tissue Paper Balloon Launch with regional school districts
- University of Nevada, Reno
- Wilbur May Foundation