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Staff Honors Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy of Service

Staff volunteers at child care center

 

During the week leading to Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 16, 2023, we are proud that our staff worked to honor his legacy of service at several partner agencies directly improving our communities.

Thank you to these partner agencies hosting our staff!

Interfaith Family Services

They empower families in crisis to break the cycle of poverty, assisting with housing, job training, and health and wellness. Learn more on their website: https://interfaithdallas.org.

 

staff volunteers at crossroads

Trusted World

Trusted World provides the best resources, at no cost, to organizations and individuals working on someone else’s behalf. They partner with schools, police, and other nonprofits to fill community needs. Learn more on their website: https://trustedworld.org/

 

The Bridge Homeless Recovery Center

The Bridge is a Homeless Recovery Center for individuals without a home in Dallas County. They offer basic needs services including hot showers, nutritious meals, and haircuts, as well as intensive services such as physical and mental health evaluations and care management services. Learn more on their website: https://www.bridgehrc.org/

Crossroads

Crossroads Community Services has a vision to strengthen families by building nutrition-stable communities. They work to nourish and serve local families and setting them up for long-term stability. Learn more on their website: https://ccsdallas.org/

 

staff volunteers at food bank

Brighter Tomorrows

For over 30 years our mission has been to empower victims of domestic violence & sexual assault by providing emergency safe shelter, transitional housing, support services, and partnering with stakeholders to raise awareness of domestic violence in our community. Learn more on their website: https://www.brightertomorrows.net/

 

Worthy Bags – Dallas Hope Charities

Dallas Hope Charities spread awareness and education in the community about violence and discrimination against LGBTQ+ youth. Their Worthy Bags (formerly called Blessing Bags) give first aid kits and basic need items such as clothing and hygiene products to LGTBTQ+ shelters. Learn more on their website: https://www.dallashopecharities.org/

 

staff volunteers at food pantry

North Texas Food Bank

The North Texas Food Bank provides nutritious food to local residents. They accomplish it through a food pantry, community gardens, and child and senior food programs. Learn more on their website: https://ntfb.org/

 

Wilkinson Center

The Wilkinson Center mission is to transform the lives of Dallas families by providing pathways to self-sufficiency with dignity and respect. They focus on food support and educational assistance. Learn more on their website: https://www.thewilkinsoncenter.org/

Download “MLK Day of Service 2023”