North Texas food banks coordinating efforts to feed furloughed government workers

A Mansfield-area food bank calls for North Texas food banks and pantries to work together to help struggling families impacted by the government shutdown. Food banks and food pantries in North Texas report that they are now feeling full-force the predicted impact of the federal government shutdown. Organizations that already help hundreds of thousands of…

SPCA of Texas

SPCA OF TEXAS HAS BEEN HERE FOR PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE SINCE 1938 They’re Local, Independent and Supported by the North Texas Community The SPCA of Texas (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Texas) is the leading animal welfare agency in North Texas with two shelters and three spay/neuter clinics located in…

DFW Rescue Me

In partnership with DFW Rescue Me, Galleria Dallas will be hosting dog adoptions. This is the perfect time to get a new friend just in time for the holidays. Adoption fee: $250 Monday-Saturday: 10am – 7pm Sunday: noon – 6pm November 17 – December 31 (closed December 25) Galleria Dallas 13350 Dallas Parkway

Dallas Native Cares | Toys for Tots

Every Child Deserves a Little Christmas. The Impact Delivering Hope Since 1947 548 million toys distributed to date 251 million children supported to date Find a Local Campaign Local Toys for Tots Campaigns are the heart and soul of the Marine Toys for Tots Program managed by dedicated United States Marines and local volunteers. Your…

What this new non-profit is doing could cut Dallas poverty by half

“Poverty-wise, Dallas looks more like a TV dinner than a melting pot,” says Alan Cohen, the head of a brand-new non-profit which has the goal of reducing poverty in the city by half in the next twenty years.The Child Poverty Action Lab, CPAL, was unveiled by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings this week. We all know,…

Dallas Sheriff’s Posse | Holiday Shopping Tour

We volunteered with the Dallas County Sheriff’s Posse for their annual Holiday Shopping Tour to provide kids a very merry Christmas. A portion of our closings for the last 2 months were used to provide families Christmas this year. Thank you for your continued support. It’s the little things that matter most. The Dallas County…

‘Jingle Ride’ collects toys for needy kids

White Rock Valley residents are spilling over with Christmas spirit this week, still glowing from their first annual Jingle Ride Saturday night. Neighbors organized a “reverse Santa,” with the jolly man in red and his elves parading through the streets collecting toys instead of distributing them. Items collected will go to needy children via Pamper Lake…