MGM MIRAGE Presents $25,000 to Latin Chamber of Commerce at Scholarship Luncheon

April 21, 2006

MGM MIRAGE has provided the following caption for the photo below.


  Caption:  Carlos Castro, left, Mandalay Bay Chief Financial Officer,
            presents Robert Gomez, center, Latin Chamber of Commerce
            Chairman of the Board, and Otto Merida, right, Latin Chamber
            of Commerce President, with a check for $25,000 on behalf of
            MGM MIRAGE.  These funds will launch the 2006 MGM MIRAGE
            Scholars Program, a scholarship initiative open to all local
            minority chambers of commerce that will allow the company to
            engage students in long-term relationships with the company
            through internships.


MGM MIRAGE (NYSE: MGM), one of the world's leading and most respected hotel and gaming companies, owns and operates 23 properties located in Nevada, Mississippi and Michigan, and has investments in three other properties in Nevada, New Jersey and Illinois. MGM MIRAGE has also announced plans to develop Project CityCenter, a multi-billion dollar mixed-use urban development project in the heart of Las Vegas, and has a 50 percent interest in MGM Grand Macau, a hotel-casino resort currently under construction in Macau S.A.R. MGM MIRAGE supports responsible gaming and has implemented the American Gaming Association's Code of Conduct for Responsible Gaming at its properties. MGM MIRAGE also has been the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions for its industry-leading Diversity Initiative and its community philanthropy programs. For more information about MGM MIRAGE, please visit the company's website at

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