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If you asked Melissa Ice what she wanted to do a couple years ago, she would have said two things. One, adopt a baby. Two, provide employment. Just … not in retail. One of those things went according to plan — late last year, she and her husband... Read more

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Christine has hair the color of a sunset — a striking orange hue that complements her dark eyes and light skin. She’s bespectacled, wearing a pale-blue set of glasses that only a 7-year-old would pick, and her buck teeth are a perfect match for h... Read more

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Despite the relentless headlines that dominate the news cycle reminding us all how hopelessly divided we are as a nation, at our very core, we are by and large a country of strong values and extreme generosity. Everywhere I look, I see volunteers... Read more

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  Sponsored Article This sponsored content is brought to you by Pulliam Pools Golf tournaments are a great way to raise money. They are a fun and relatively easy way to get people involved in a cause to raise much-needed funds and awareness.  ... Read more

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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 live... Read more

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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... Read more

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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... Read more

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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... Read more

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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 ... Read more

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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. ... Read more

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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 Co... Read more

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Kristi Easterly, Christen Gullatt and Jade Bailey met by chance — or by providence. The women discovered the common threads in their lives — two families were connected through a church home, two were connected through the experience of raising b... Read more

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There is never enough money in the public school systems around the state to accomplish all that is desired — or all that is possible — in the classrooms. Education foundations in the districts that have them are stepping up to fill in the gaps. ... Read more

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Ashley Irwin had her first open-heart surgery at 2 weeks old. Last year she wrote a book, A Wish for Hope. Proceeds go to A Wish With Wings. Devin Henry has a rare form of ... Read more

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The Art of Giving Award is bestowed on women who have enriched lives and improved livelihoods through their dedication to community, organizations and/or a specific philanthropic cause. They are chosen because of their exceptional generosity, civ... Read more

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Memorial Day weekend brings many thoughts to mind....Neighborhood parades, pool parties, BBQ grilling AND lemonade stands!  As we celebrate the long holiday weekend with family and friends, we're also remembering those who died in active military... Read more

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As a member of Seventh Avenue, we need your help collecting teddy bears for every patient who stays overnight at Cook Children's.  The hospital gives away 12,000 bears a year!  Every child who is admitted receives a new bear for comfort. This ... Read more

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Kids Who Care is about the arts, but it is also about creative thinking, leadership development and building self-confidence. “I have never seen a similar company that is so invested in the lives of its students. It’s not just about making them ... Read more

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Rachel Jones knew she was where she wanted to be when she secured an internship with a Wish with Wings. “I fell in love with this organization the moment I walked in the door, and then after my first semester as an intern, it felt like home, li... Read more

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The first time someone suggested Make-A-Wish Foundation to Jennifer Gallegos for her daughter, Kaitlyn, she wasn’t interested. “Because I had always heard that Make-A-Wish was for terminal cases, I was, like, ‘Nope. Not gonna do it,’ ” she said. ... Read more

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