Wings’ 2018 Mentor And Allies Awards Luncheon Will Soar To Assist Women With Awards, Raffle And Elaine Agather As Keynote Speaker

Since its founding in 1855, the YWCA has assisted women in facing the challenges of the day. But over the ages, those challenges have changed and so did the name of the local organization. Known nowadays at Wings, its mission is to “empower women, fight poverty and impact generations.” Thanks to programs like “My Money,” “My Small Business,” “My Career” and “My First Baby” … [Read more...]

February Canine Companions For Independence Matriculation And Graduation Ceremony Had Cheers, Tears And Woofs From SRO Crowd

Ed Kinkeade’s wife Melissa Kinkeade nudged him to keep his talk on Friday, February 16, at the Canine Companions for Independence  South Central Graduation and Puppy Matriculation ceremony short. Thank heaven, Ed turned a deaf ear to his wife. The overflow crowd of two-, three- and four-legged creatures filled Texas’ only CCI Training Center in Irving for the program … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Photo Gallery Alert: Canine Companions For Independence Matriculation And Graduation Ceremony

It was just like seeing parents send their children off to school and the next stages of life. The SRO crowd at the Canine Companions Of Independence South Central matriculation and graduation ceremony on Friday, February 16, came together with boxes of tissues around the room. Instead of children, the youngsters were pooches — Retrievers, Labradors and Retriever/Lab … [Read more...]

Crystal Charity Ball Committee Boards A Bus To Tour The 2018 Children’s Non-Profit Beneficiaries

Just days after announcing the 2018 Crystal Charity Ball beneficiaries, the CCB committee members boarded a bus early on Thursday, February 15, for the committee to get a firsthand look at the beneficiaries. While the initial fear was that some of the ladies would have to double up on the padded seats, it turned out not to be the case. At the last minute, some had to cancel to … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Photo Gallery Alert: 2018 Crystal Charity Ball Bus Tour

After a thorough vetting of the 2018 beneficiaries, the Crystal Charity Ball committee boarded a bus on the morning of Thursday, February 15. They weren't going to Oklahoma to gamble. Rather, they were visiting the eight Dallas children's nonprofits (After-School All-Stars, Booker T. Washington High School, Boys And Girls Club Of Greater Dallas, Buckner Children And Family … [Read more...]