JUST IN: Dallas Animal Service Announces Dramatic Drop In Adoption Fees Plus Additional Super-Duper Specials Due To 90% Capacity

It may be raining cats and dogs outside, but the real animal news is being made by the folks at the Dallas Animal Services. Due to the fact that they’re operating at 90% capacity and are predicted to be on track to follow last year’s intake of 32,000 animals, they’re reducing adoption fees. Dogs were going for $85 and are now available for $45. Instead of $55, cats can be … [Read more...]

10th Annual Soup’s On! Honored Founders And Chef Brian Luscher With The Story Of A Mother And Daughter Surviving Their Worst Nightmare

This year’s Soup’s On! Luncheon benefiting The Stewpot Alliance was moved and moving. Instead of returning to the Omni or Reunion Station, Event Co-Chairs Kelly Garlock and Allison Salas Fasy "moved" the chefs and hundreds of guests east to the refreshed Statler, just a couple of blocks away from The Stewpot on Monday, January 29. To commemorate its tenth anniversary, the … [Read more...]

Soup’s On Patrons Join The Stewpot Alliance Fundraiser’s Speakers Constance Curry And Kristina Wandzilak On The Luncheon Eve

On the eve of The Stewpot Alliance's  10th Annual Soup's On! Luncheon at The Statler on Monday January 29, the patrons were celebrating at Susie Simon's more-than-comfortable home. Surrounded by her collection of roosters, Susie was bright and chipper after cataract surgery on her left eye the Wednesday before. She admitted that she had already seen improvements since … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Double Academy Award Winner/Clothing Designer Hilary Swank To Keynote Genesis Women’s Shelter’s 25th Annual Luncheon

DFW International Airport is going to be celebrity filled this spring thanks to the area nonprofits with a dazzling array of speakers. Genesis Women’s Shelter and Support is celebrating its 25th Annual Luncheon with double Academy Award winner/entrepreneur Hilary Swank at the Hilton Anatole on the Friday, May 11. According to Genesis CEO Jan Langbein, “We are beyond … [Read more...]

Family Gateway’s New Board Of Directors And Chairman Announced

Family Gateway has seven new folks joining its board of directors, as well as a new chairman of the board. Serving in the leadership role for the organization will be Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group Managing Director Stephen Hipp. The newest members of the board include Justin Bailey, Jennie Holmes Fahrenbruch, Juanita Harris, Paula Miltenberger, … [Read more...]