Advocacy

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC®, ALPHA XI OMEGA CHAPTER CELEBRATES FOUNDERS’ DAY

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC®, ALPHA XI OMEGA CHAPTER CELEBRATES FOUNDERS’ DAY

The luncheon theme: ‘Honoring our Founders: Women of Strength and Endurance’, will reflect on the service and achievement of the organization’s founders, while honoring chapter members who have reached milestone memberships – 25, 50 and 75 years of service. The keynote speaker is the honorable Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, mayor of Baltimore, Md. The event is open to the public. Tickets are $75 per person. To purchase tickets, please contact info@akaaxo.org.

Galleria Dallas Hosts Fashion Stars for a Cause 10th Anniversary Celebration

Galleria Dallas Hosts Fashion Stars for a Cause 10th Anniversary Celebration

On February 24, Galleria Dallas will host Dallas’ fashion luminaries in a spectacular fashion show on the center’s noted ice rink benefiting the Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas. The festive event recognizes the 10th Anniversary of Fashion Stars for a Cause, the gala event created by Dallas philanthropist Yvonne Crum to “Inspire Hope [...]

Toys for Tots Drive @ Deep Ellum Brewing Co.

Toys for Tots Drive @ Deep Ellum Brewing Co.

With all the latest craze about podcasting, it's nice to know that we have an up and coming one right here in our own backyard. Tha Reality Is, created by Anthony Roberts, is all about giving people a voice and serving the community. For this inaugural event, they have partnered with the guys at the [...]

BLUESTARgives Invites You To Meet Roy Williams

BLUESTARgives Invites You To Meet Roy Williams

Looking for the perfect Saturday activity? I have just the thing! Head to Frisco and visit, the always enticing, 7-Eleven. They'll be giving out FREE Slurpees for kiddos and Former Dallas Cowboy Safety Roy Williams will be there to support the cause! BLUESTARgives is a free app working to aid nonprofits to securely collection donations via mobile [...]

Operation: Social Santa event to benefit homeless DFW children

Operation: Social Santa event to benefit homeless DFW children

North Dallas young professionals will gather together on Thursday, Dec. 3 for Operation: Social Santa, a toy drive and happy hour benefiting their pre-selected charity of choice. This year, the event’s organizers have chosen to provide the toy donations to Captain Hope’s Kids, a local charity who strives to meet the needs of homeless children [...]

Miracle on McKinnon to Take Over Marie Gabrielle!

Miracle on McKinnon to Take Over Marie Gabrielle!

Dallas has no shortage of magical moments, but the undeniable best part of this city shines through during the holidays. Ranked as one of the most charitable cities in the U.S., it’s no surprise that Dallas does it proper when it comes to philanthropic fundraisers. So, when Brian Roberts & Arthur Mironchuk got to networking [...]

Stars & Stripes Film Festival, Nov. 12 – 15

Stars & Stripes Film Festival, Nov. 12 - 15

Roll out the red carpet because the second annual Stars & Stripes Film Festival begins today! From tonight through Sunday, the festival will feature four days of inspiring films and appearances from special guests like Gen. Tommy Franks, the original Windtalkers and others. Proceeds benefit Dallas-based Sons of the Flag, a resource for military and first-responder burn [...]

Calling all MFFL: It’s #DirkWeek in Dallas!

Calling all MFFL: It's #DirkWeek in Dallas!

MAVS FANS UNITE! #DIRKWEEK

Drink Local Beer & Support Local Students!

Drink Local Beer & Support Local Students!

This Sunday at 3:00 pm join local UT Dallas MBA students raising money to fund their trip to Oxford University to present research papers at the Global Conference on Business and Economics. The Jindal School of Management has prepared MBA students in nearly every way possible to be successful after graduation. From the highest quality [...]

Cash Cow: III Forks places record bid for top steer at the State Fair of Texas

Cash Cow: III Forks places record bid for top steer at the State Fair of Texas

The 2015 State Fair of Texas Scholarship Program had another successful Youth Livestock Auction, with the Grand Champion Steer, RFD, shown by 15-year-old Laurel Kelley of Yaokum, Texas auctioned to III Forks for a record-breaking $130,000. Laurel takes home $30,000 from the winning bid, with the remaining funds go towards the State Fair Scholarship Program. [...]