Advocacy

Emmitt Smith Helps Dallas ISD Students Score

Emmitt Smith Helps Dallas ISD Students Score

On Wednesday, August 7, 2017, Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities, in partnership with Dallas Independent School District and title sponsor JCPenney, provided 3,000 new school uniforms valued at $150,000 to students from seven high need, Dallas Independent School District elementary schools. The Ellis Davis Field House was converted into a “pop-up shop” to provide a [...]

Support The Kraddick Foundation to Commemorate Kidd Kraddick at Children’s Health

Support The Kraddick Foundation to Commemorate Kidd Kraddick at Children's Health

On the fourth anniversary of the passing of Kidd Kraddick, his daughter, Caroline Kraddick, CEO and Chief Happiness Officer of Kidd’s Kids, along with Dr. J Mack Slaughter, founder of Music Meets Medicine, launched an online fundraiser to name the Therapeutic Arts Room at Children’s Medical Center Dallas, the flagship hospital of Children’s Health, as [...]

Galleria Ice Skating Center to Host Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer Event Saturday, May 13

Galleria Ice Skating Center to Host Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer Event Saturday, May 13

Legendary ice skater Scott Hamilton is a long-time friend of Galleria Ice Skating Center, and in recognition of the skater and his contribution to figure skating, the staff and students of the Galleria Ice Skating Center Skating School will host a benefit fundraiser for Hamilton’s Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer on Saturday, May 13. Skating School [...]

Warbirds Over Addison, May 13-14

Warbirds Over Addison, May 13-14

Cavanaugh Flight Museum, the largest collection of flying historic and military aircraft in the Southwest, hosts its biggest weekend of the year, Warbirds Over Addison, May 13-14, 2017.  North Texas aviation buffs will have the chance to see, touch and even FLY in many of the planes in the unparalleled Cavanaugh collection. The Cavanaugh Flight [...]

Silver Dollar at the Ranch hosts fundraiser for Speedway Children’s Charities Texas

Silver Dollar at the Ranch hosts fundraiser for Speedway Children’s Charities Texas

  On Saturday, May 20, Silver Dollar at the Ranch will hold its 10th annual fundraiser for pediatric cancer. The country western event benefits Speedway Children’s Charities Texas, with every donated dollar supporting children that are battling cancer here in DFW. This year’s event theme, “Wanted: a CURE for Cancer,” will continue to honor the Texas [...]

Eastwood’s Bar to host Kidd’s Kids benefit day, April 14

Eastwood's Bar to host Kidd's Kids benefit day, April 14

On Friday, April 14, Eastwood’s Bar in Uptown Dallas will donate 20 percent of all food and drink sales (including all sales from Caroline Kraddick's signature $5 margarita featuring Tequila Sheela), from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Throughout the day, guests have a chance to meet the Kidd’s Kids staff, including an afternoon performance by [...]

Texas Legends celebrates Minnie’s Food Pantry with FREE game night on March 9

Texas Legends celebrates Minnie's Food Pantry with FREE game night on March 9

North Texas families are invited to join Minnie's Food Pantry for a night of fun and philanthropy on March 9th when the Texas Legends take on the Northern Arizona Suns. In celebration of the 9th anniversary of Minnie's Food Pantry, Toyota is generously sponsoring the evening so that families can enjoy this exciting evening at [...]

RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit comes to Commemorative Air Force Headquarters

RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit comes to Commemorative Air Force Headquarters

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will bring its RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit back to Dallas for a free Black History Month program February 6-17, 2017. The CAF invites area schools, churches and civic groups to a free field trip that will provides students with an opportunity to learn about and be inspired by the Tuskegee [...]

Help Shelter Dallas LIFE with Food Donations & Get a Major Discount to Medieval Times

Help Shelter Dallas LIFE with Food Donations & Get a Major Discount to Medieval Times

Winter's chill is taking hold of the kingdom this January and February, and what better way to warm up than with a hot, delicious bowl of soup! Known for their famous tomato bisque, Medieval Times is partnering with non-profit Dallas LIFE to help those in need create their own healthy soups by tackling hunger in North Texas with a food drive and by releasing the bisque recipe for all to make.

Tis The Season of Giving…And Drinking!

Tis The Season of Giving...And Drinking!

This year we are expecting over 2,000 people to participate in the event and aim to raise more than $25,000 through sign-ups and sponsorships. You won’t want to miss out! Grab your friends and sign up for this year’s 12 Bars of Charity today. The event this year is supporting local charities including: Friends of [...]