Camilla F., a 14-year-old DISD student said, “The only creative thing I did in middle school was doodle on the sides of my papers. Now, after discovering my passion for sculpting during Dallas Spark! Summer Camps, I can further develop my creativity at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts.”Teachers rave about the creative educational … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Spark!
North Texas Giving Day Booster
In November of 2017, I had the privilege of taking over the position of Executive Director of Blue Caboose Children’s Fund. Blue Caboose has been a nonprofit in Dallas for the past six years and this year we are excited to be participating in our first North Texas Giving Day. We have been told by so many of our nonprofit peers that this event is the event of the … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Blue Caboose Children’s Fund
The photos included here illustrate just one of the 80 stories of senior homeowners in Denton County that Hearts for Homes (H4H) serves. Her name is Ann Mathiasch, age 80, living on $1,178/month in social security. Ann is just a delightful, faith-filled woman with an infectious laugh and sunny outlook. She is a widow, grandma, mom and had served as a caregiver for others in … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Hearts For Homes
For over 40 years, the International Rescue Committee in Dallas (IRC) is proud to have brought thousands of refugees from harm to home in North Texas.With the promise of new beginnings, safety, and hope, refugees from over 65 nations have begun their lives again as our neighbors and friends. The North Texas community has continuously stood hand-in-hand with the IRC in … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: International Rescue Committee
Every 98 seconds. That is how often sexual assault occurs in America. Every minute and a half, someone is being attacked and violated in a way that will impact them for the rest of their life. Statistics show that every 1 in 6 women have been sexually assaulted, so the odds are that there is someone that you love who has been, or will be affected by this epidemic. Our founder, … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Get Briefed
The Firehouse Theatre delivers award-winning live theatre, with Broadway hits like “Grease,” “Gypsy,” “The Music Man” and “Little Mermaid Jr.” Our mission is to present imaginative live performances and training through engaging artistic expression. We are an artistic community and catalyst for growth and education where generations are inspired, spirits are nourished, and … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: The Firehouse Theatre
North Texas Giving Day is a day where miracles happen. The excitement as we see results on the leader board for our little charity is overwhelming. Texas Best Choices Animal Rescue is a unique Rescue and sanctuary on 22 acres where saving four legged lives is our mission! We are a small organization making a big difference in the lives of animals in this area for 12 years, … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Texas Best Choices Animal Rescue
Hector first came to Mission Oak Cliff for a shower and a change of clothes. He was guarded and aloof, but the welcome and acceptance he found here kept him coming back. Over many sandwiches and conversations, he began to open up. “It’s been a long time since I’ve had a family,” he told a staff member, “but you’re my mom and my brothers and sisters.” With encouragement and … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Mission Oak Cliff
“So you help people get cars, right?” If someone gave us $1 every time we’ve been asked this question, we’d be millionaires by now. (OK, maybe not millionaires, but we’d have the funding to last a long, long time.)What we do at On the Road Lending is pretty simple: We’re helping North Texans get affordable loans for fuel-efficient and reliable vehicles. What we give to our … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: On The Road Lending
Survivors On Purpose, Inc. gleefully welcomes North Texas Giving Day! It gives us a voice through a gigantic bullhorn. Survivors On Purpose, Inc. was founded in 2013. Our mission is focused on encouraging community responsiveness to Triple Negative Breast Cancer by focusing on breast health literacy through education, development of self-advocacy skills, community outreach, and … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: Survivors On Purpose Inc.
Every year, the people of North Texas come together to help thousands of local non-profits for North Texas Giving Day, including the SPCA of Texas. The organization has been serving the Dallas area since 1938 making it the oldest and largest animal welfare organization in North Texas.When you donate to the SPCA of Texas, you’re helping thousands of local animals. There … [Read more...] about North Texas Giving Day Booster: SPCA Of Texas