Take Advantage of Tax-Free Weekend For Community Partners Of Dallas’ 23rd Annual Back-To-School Program

Where did June and July go? That’s the thought starting to bubble in the brains of area school kids with the realization that school is just around the corner. For the Dallas Independent School District students, the very first day of the nine month education march is Monday, August 22. Another group that is all too well aware of that date is the Community Partners of … [Read more...]

2016 Parade Of Playhouses At NorthPark Center Marched Off With A Record-Breaking Amount For Dallas CASA

Dallas nonprofits are on a roll with good news. Now word comes from Dallas CASA about the results from the 2016 Parade of Playhouses at NorthPark. The Kappa Alpha Thetas have spent the last couple of days tallying the results. The total was so astonishing that they triple checked their findings. But the numbers added up to 15,546 raffle tickets being purchased. Adding that … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Yes, Everyone’s Best Friend Nancy Gopez Had A Heart Attack And She’d Love To Hear From You After Her Nap

So what do you do when your best friend has a heart attack? That question has been making the rounds on Facebook since Friday evening when Nancy Gopez, who was visiting her folks in Virginia, sensed symptoms that had her checking in at the local ER. The symptoms-awareness was courtesy of Mary Humphreys Gill Parker, who had been a firsthand vet of the disease, and shared it with … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Opportunity: 2016 Cattle Baron’s Ball

According to 2016 Cattle Baron’s Ball Co-Chairs Cara French and Andrea Weber, “We are ‘Texas Proud’ at Cattle Baron’s!  This year’s ball promises to be the biggest ever with Toby Keith on the Andrews Distributing Main Stage and Dwight Yoakum on the VIP and Live Auction stage. From humble beginnings 42 years ago when Patti Hunt and Jacque Wynne planned a Texas-style … [Read more...]

LAST CALL: Dallas CASA’s 2016 Parade Of Playhouses Raffle And Voting Ends Sunday

Those adorable little residences that have been lining NorthPark Center’s hallways have evidently been a big, old hit. In just two weeks folks have purchased more than 10,000 raffle tickets in hope of winning one of the Parade of Playhouses for their own. Thanks to Dallas CASA volunteers including Kappa Alpha Theta types, more than 2,000 hours have been invested in the raffle … [Read more...]