Advocacy

Rise Above Traveling Exhibit

Rise Above Traveling Exhibit

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will bring its RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit back to Dallas Executive Airport for a free Black History Month program January 29 – February 16, 2018. The CAF invites area schools, churches and civic groups to a free field trip that will provide students with an opportunity to learn about and [...]

Krew de Kidds Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefiting Kidd’s Kids

Krew de Kidds Mardi Gras Masquerade Benefiting Kidd's Kids

Join Caroline Kraddick, Chief Happiness Officer of Kidd’s Kids, to support the 2018 Teen Trip to Orlando. Co-Chairs Dr. Mark and Cary Deuber along with Queen Melissa Rycroft, King Dalton Rapattoni and Royals Kellie Rasberry-Evans, Jenna Owens, Al Mack and J-Si of the Kidd Kraddick Morning Show, want you to join them for the first [...]

Holiday toy drive at Drybar Plano supports homeless children

Holiday toy drive at Drybar Plano supports homeless children

Hope Supply Co., a member of the Baby2Baby National Network, has partnered with Drybar Plano for a holiday drive benefiting homeless children in North Texas. The organizations are currently seeking donations by the community for new toys, diapers, clothes and baby essentials. Hope Supply Co. meets the critical needs of homeless children across North Texas [...]

KidLinks hosts 8th Annual Symphony of Chefs Kick-Off Party

KidLinks hosts 8th Annual Symphony of Chefs Kick-Off Party

On Wednesday, November 15, KidLinks hosted a kick-off party to launch the 8th Annual Symphony of Chefs event at the estate of Honorary Chair Faye C. Briggs. Guests enjoyed an inspired menu created by Honorary Chef Emeritus, Salvatore Gisellu, Executive Chef of Urban Crust, which included delicious pizza created on-site from a mobile wood-burning pizza [...]

Support Toys for Tots this holiday season at Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe and Tricky Fish

  North Texas-based Razzoo’s and Tricky Fish will be partnering with the U.S. Marine Corps and their Toys for Tots program by collecting new toys this holiday season. The primary goal of Toys for Tots is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a message of hope to less fortunate youngsters that will assist [...]

Sea Breeze hosts holiday drive for Children’s Medical Center (Plano)

Sea Breeze hosts holiday drive for Children’s Medical Center (Plano)

Throughout the holiday season, the community is encouraged to drop off new toys and books at Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill for the children at Children’s Medical Center Plano. The Sea Breeze team, along with a staffer dressed in a giant lobster suit, plan to deliver gifts to the children at the hospital in [...]

5th Annual Recognizing Heroes Charity Benefit Raises Funds To Fight Child Trafficking

5th Annual Recognizing Heroes Charity Benefit Raises Funds To Fight Child Trafficking

Comedian Anjelah Johnson, Actress Francia Raisa, Producer Mandy Teefey and Erica Greve, founder and CEO of Unlikely Heroes, pose on the red carpet before the Unlikely Heroes 5th Annual Recognizing Heroes Charity Benefit on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, in Irving, Texas. (Rex Curry/AP Images for Unlikely Heroes)   On Saturday, November 4, 2017 Unlikely Heroes, a [...]

Two-Time Tony Award-Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell to Perform at Dallas Summer Musicals’ 2017 Gala

Two-Time Tony Award-Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell to Perform at Dallas Summer Musicals' 2017 Gala

Andy Smith and Paul von Wupperfeld, Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) 2017 Gala chairs, recently announced two-time Tony Award®-winner and Theater Hall of Fame member, Brian Stokes Mitchell as the new featured entertainment for the spectacular black-tie optional evening at the Music Hall at Fair Park on Saturday, November 4, 2017. A surprise Broadway guest, later to be announced, will join Brian Stokes Mitchell for a spectacular evening!

Joan Baez, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, James McMurtry, and More Raise Funds to Aid Refugees

Joan Baez, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, James McMurtry, and More Raise Funds to Aid Refugees

Joan Baez, Brandi Carlile, Lila Downs, Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Emmylou Harris, Dave Matthews, James McMurtry, Buddy Miller, Alynda Segarra, The Mastersons, Lucinda Williams – all Grammy winners and Grammy nominated artists – are donating their talent this month in eight cities for Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugees including Dallas this weekend.

Reality TV Stars Become Warriors To Raise Funds For Youth

Reality TV Stars Become Warriors To Raise Funds For Youth

  When Missy Payne competed on the hit CBS show Survivor in 2015, she came in second place and departed from Nicaragua without the million dollar prize, but walked away with a winning idea to change lives. Payne spent 15 years as a competition cheer coach but after her time on Survivor, she decided to [...]