Charity

Posted By Ayla Haynes on 2017 Sep 20 - 11:27am

Benefiting: SafeHaven of Tarrant County Registration is $20.00. Both men and women are welcome to walk. SafeHaven of Tarrant County's mission is to end domestic violence through safety, support, prevention and social change. There is an old saying, "You can't really understand...

Posted By Anonymous on 2017 Sep 10 - 11:44am

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Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Apr 12 - 3:57pm

Five Tips for a Successful Fundraiser

Rattana Mao and Diana Combs-Selman see their business as a way of giving back – to the people who give back. The founders of R&D Occasions, an event planning service that specializes in nonprofit fundraisers, have come through a lot in their lives. At age one, Mao moved to the U.S. from...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Feb 22 - 1:41pm

VoV Walk
The Women’s Center has been holding its Victory Over Violence Walk/Run for 21 years, and in those 21 years, the organization has seen all kinds of teams participate. Some wear matching t-shirts. Some wear tutus. And others have a lot of members – a lot of members. As in 100 or more....

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2016 Dec 21 - 10:23am

Construction is underway for Beautiful Feet Ministries’ 11,000-square-foot facility.

Beautiful Feet members break ground for the ministry's new facility.
Beautiful Feet Ministries is getting bigger with construction beginning on an approximately 11,000-square-foot facility located west of the organization’s location at 1709 East Hattie St. “We’re very pumped about it,” said Mike Myers, pastor and director at Beautiful Feet...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2016 Dec 21 - 10:13am

One year later, Foodie Philanthropy is still hungry to help others.

2016 Foodie Philanthropy  table of 10 at Magdalena's
After the first Foodie Philanthropy event raised about $10,000 for Girls Inc. of Tarrant County last year, event organizers are looking to do it all again with more restaurants, more food and a new charity to support. “Fort Worth is a really giving city in a lot of ways,” Foodie...

Posted By Scott Nishimura on 2016 Sep 28 - 3:48pm

Helping Kids and Community

The Junior League is having another big year, contributing nearly $350,000 to various local agencies and sending volunteers into even more. The 2017-2018 year is shaping up to be bigger, with $390,000 projected to be given away by the Junior League, which raises money annually through its Grand...

Posted By Paul Harral on 2014 Dec 15 - 5:04pm

Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth seeks to put people in jobs where they can succeed and find dignity in their lives through work.

For most people, Goodwill Industries is a place to find bargains on clothing and other items or a convenient way to dispose of things no longer wanted. But for many, it is the route to the best welfare program of all — a job. “Our main focus is to empower people with disabilities or...

Posted By Gail Bennison on 2014 Dec 3 - 10:04am

Happy Hill Farm celebrates 40 years.

Happy Hill Farm/Campus has athletic fields, an athletic center, chapel, vocational agriculture complex, barns, greenhouse, woodshop, and a 60,000-square-foot Academy complex with a fine arts center. Jason Lamers came from humble beginnings in southwest...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Oct 27 - 2:56pm

Growing up, we’re all taught to be kind and share what we have with others not so fortunate. For Alison Kelley and her husband, Dr. John Kelley of Kelley Orthodontics, that lesson still applies to this day.

This November marks the third annual “Live Thankfully!” food drive, founded by the couple. What started merely as a way to give out turkeys to a dozen or so families in need evolved into a month-long charity event benefiting families living in Como, an impoverished neighborhood of Fort...

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