Plugged In To DFW
It’s road trip season — time to tune up the car, pack up the snacks and the family, and plan a trip of a lifetime that the whole family will never forget.
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day. Have you been tested? AIDS Arms offers outreach and education to teach the community about HIV, how to stay HIV free, and how to lead a healthier life with HIV. Click here to find a free testing site near you.
The FC Dallas Foundation is the charitable arm of FC Dallas and Toyota Stadium. The foundation strives to positively impact the health and well-being of disadvantaged youth through the sport of soccer. Click here for more information about the FC Dallas Foundation’s events, and for tickets to FC Dallas games.
Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder that affects the ability of red blood cells, or hemoglobin, to carry oxygen to the cells throughout the body.
June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Did you know that 47 million people are living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias worldwide?
The National Kidney Foundation is the leading organization in the United States dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease. 1 in 3 American adults is at risk for kidney disease. The major risk factors include diabetes, high blood pressure, a family history of kidney failure and being age 60 or older.
Are you prepared for and ready to respond to a potential emergency like a natural disasters or terrorist attacks?
Kristin Kaufman is a professional certified coach and author of “Is This Seat Taken?: It’s Never Too Late to Find the Right Seat.” She shares inspirational stories of individuals who have found fulfilling careers late in life and encourages the reader to ask themselves “what is my purpose?” in order to find success.
The vision of Girls Inc. is to enable girls, ages 6-18, to become strong, smart and bold, and graduate from high school equipped for success with personal effectiveness, academic and career planning competencies. Click here for more information.
National Pet Month is a celebration of the benefits that pets bring to people’s lives. Adoption is one of the most compassionate and loving things you can do for an animal.
Best Buddies is a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Cafe Momentum is both a working restaurant and program that teaches critical skills to at-risk youth that the Dallas County Juvenile Justice Department deems highest risk for incarceration. The five-part program teaches youth released from detention centers the life skills needed to build positive futures.