Advocacy

Country music star, Sara Evans, lends her star power to end child trafficking

Country music star, Sara Evans, lends her star power to end child trafficking

  Unlikely Heroes, a non-profit organization that rescues and restores child victims of slavery worldwide held their 6th Annual Recognizing Heroes Awards Dinner & Charity Benefit on Saturday, October 27, 2018. The evening kicked off with award-winning actor, David Oyelowo and his wife, Unlikely Heroes ambassador and actress, Jessica Oyelowo welcoming guests to a very special […]

29th Annual Taste of North Texas Sizzles in Denton October 14th

29th Annual Taste of North Texas Sizzles in Denton October 14th

The Denton Kiwanis Club's most anticipated event, the Taste of North Texas is scheduled for March 29 inside the Golden Triangle Mall. For one price you will be able to sample food and drinks from approximately 35 local restaurants. If you have never attended, you that you will not be disappointed.

The Denton Kiwanis Club was chartered December 6, 1921. The club formed the Denton Kiwanis Club Children's Clinic in 1923 and has continuously provided free medical, prescription and dental assistance to the children of northern Denton County. Proceeds from this event are used to support the efforts of the clinic and other youth services that the club provides.

Best Little Brewfest in Texas Debuts New Fall Date October 20th

Best Little Brewfest in Texas Debuts New Fall Date October 20th

The Best Little Brewfest in Texas has moved to the fall! For cooler weather, with our same cool friends, mark your calendars for Best Little Brewfest in Texas. New Date - Same GREAT festival - Always 100% for Charity - Cloud 9 Charities, Inc. There will have 80+ breweries, some wineries and distilleries.

GROW Fall Festival Engages and Entertains at Fort Worth Botanical Gardens October 13th

GROW Fall Festival Engages and Entertains at Fort Worth Botanical Gardens October 13th

Join GROW, the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, the Fort Worth Botanic Garden, and the Down Syndrome Partnership of North Texas for a free event where families will explore the Backyard Veggie Garden and all of its fall features! Participate in activities and games, get messy while dissecting pumpkins and planting seeds, and listen to Story Time with Carlos and Bella. This day will be full of inspiring and engaging activities led by GROW educators and a special activity for the DSPNT families and friends is all a part of the fun.

Stars From Survivor, Amazing Race, Big Brother and More Gather In Dallas To Raise Funds For Teens

Stars From Survivor, Amazing Race, Big Brother and More Gather In Dallas To Raise Funds For Teens

  The 4th Annual “It’s A Jungle Out There” benefit took place on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Deep Ellum Art Company. Former players from the hit TV shows Survivor, Amazing Race, Big Brother, and American Ninja Warrior gathered to raise funds for Cheer 4 Your Life, which helps teens pursue their passions and […]

The Ultimate Cocktail Experience + Fundraiser Shakes it up in Dallas September 22nd

The Ultimate Cocktail Experience + Fundraiser Shakes it up in Dallas September 22nd

The Ultimate Cocktail Experience is back for another round. On September 22, one of the world’s largest charity cocktail events—and Dallas’s most fun annual event—is popping up once more. This time, the festivities will take place at the Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum, where some of the best bartenders in DFW and around the world will showcase their talents by creating original bar concepts and themed menus.

Equanimity Gala Honors Local Do-Gooders

Equanimity Gala Honors Local Do-Gooders

Hosted by musician Daniel Dodd-Ellis and WFAA’s Alanna Sarabia, co-host of Good Morning Texas, the Equanimity Awards Benefit Gala took place on July 28 inside the Royal Affairs Ballroom in Lewisville, TX. The evening raised funds for JB Dondolo, Inc, a 501c3 non-profit which provides the simple, basic necessities to impoverished communities worldwide. Lumbie Mlambo, […]

ILiveInDallas Exclusive: Announcing “Escaping The Ordinary: Volume 4” – Premiere Unreleased Song from Dallas Band, Edgewater

ILiveInDallas Exclusive: Announcing

Ty Griffin is no stranger to the Dallas or Texas music scene. He spent several years here developing relationships and promoting music, even spending some time working for Kirtland Records (Toadies, Sarah Jaffe, The Polyphonic Spree). To put it plainly he knows the bands and bands know him. Although Griffin plays drums occasionally, his major contribution to […]

Equanimity Awards Gala To Honor Local Changemakers

Equanimity Awards Gala To Honor Local Changemakers

On July 28, 2018, the Equanimity Awards Benefit Gala will take place inside the Royal Affairs Ballroom in Lewisville, TX. Hosted by musician Daniel Dodd-Ellis, the Equanimity Awards Benefit Gala will award change makers in the community while raising funds for JB Dondolo, Inc, a 501c3 non-profit which provides the simple, basic necessities to impoverished […]

Ally’s Wish Raises Funds To Grant Last Wishes To Terminally Ill Mothers

Ally's Wish Raises Funds To Grant Last Wishes To Terminally Ill Mothers

  The Fourth Annual Boots & Blessings Gala took place on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Austin Ranch at Hilton DFW Lakes to benefit Ally’s Wish.  The Flower Mound-based organization grants wishes such as trips to Disney World or helicopter rides over the Grand Canyon to mothers battling terminal illnesses, so they may create lasting […]