Community Hero

KRLD Community Hero: DFW Employees At Mercedes-Benz Financial ServicesAll this week, nearly 600 DFW employees at Mercedes-Benz Financial Services are volunteering on projects with 12 local nonprofit organizations.
Community Hero: Colleyville HS Campus LeadersThis week we're highlighting a group of North Texas players at Colleyville Heritage High School - who are true leaders on campus
KRLD Community Hero: Joseph Morin, Hawaiian Falls Safety TeamWhen 18-year-old Joseph Morin spotted a guest face down in the Lazy River at Hawaiian Falls Roanoke on August 15, he didn’t have time to be scared.
KRLD Community Hero: Fighting Human TraffickingToday we are recognizing a woman in Euless who has made it her mission in life to help those who are lured into the trade here in North Texas and abroad.
Student Foregoes Homecoming Tradition To Feed Needy FamiliesHomecoming in Texas is defined by decorative mums and the crowning of a school's homecoming queen and king. But to one girl in Southlake, the event was an opportunity not to celebrate -- but to help those in need.
Community Hero: 13-Year-Old Raises Awareness For Homeless ChildrenNearly 200 deserving volunteers are awarded with $1,000 scholarships to be used for college. Four students from the Dallas-Fort Worth-area were chosen from more than 35,000 nominees nationwide.
Community Hero: From Incarceration To LifeThe Exodus Ministries of Dallas is a non-denominational Christian organization that helps Texas women transition from incarceration to life in the real world.
Community Hero: Heroic Teen Saves Friends From FireA weekend party in rural Kaufman County would likely have ended in tragedy if not for the heroic actions of an 18-year-old girl.
Community Hero: Puppy Rescue MissionA special organization that helped reunite a U.S. solider with the puppy he saved while deployed in Afghanistan is being recognized as our KRLD Community Hero.
KRLD Community Hero: Feeding The HungryHundreds of local employees at Sabre Holdings participated in the first ever "Pack-A-Thon" last week to help provide meals for hungry people.
KRLD Community Hero: Giving Back In ArlingtonStephen Hammond, the Pastor at Mosaic of Arlington, wears a lot of hats and plays a powerful role in strengthening the Arlington community.
KRLD Community Hero: Mercy ChefsA group of chefs and volunteers happened to be in the right place at the right time, when the deadly explosion in West occurred.