HomelessnessAccording to most recent reports, almost 20,000 Texans are homeless and many more are a paycheck away from finding themselves homeless.
Ceremonial Groundbreaking At New North Texas Food Bank LocationThe North Texas Food Bank is kicking off a $55 million fundraising effort to expand operations. Organizers say you can stop hunger while building hope.
Homeless Project Aims To Teach Young Texans About EmpathyStudents at one Fort Worth private middle school got a real world lesson on homelessness. The group from All Saints Episcopal School spent the night sleeping outside with nothing more than a blanket and a cardboard box to provide shelter.
Dallas County & City Leaders Propose Partnership To Fight HomelessnessA proposed partnership between the City of Dallas and Dallas County looks to provide more oversight for spending on homelessness.
Dallas Barbeque Joint Donates Unused Meat To Shelters, Feeds 700 PeopleWithout running water in the bathrooms, city ordinances forbade a popular Dallas barbecue restaurant from opening. This left them stuck with pounds and pounds of barbeque that they couldn’t serve.
Cold Weather Gear Donations Roll In To Local VolunteersAs bitter cold temperatures move into the Metroplex, a local group is working to make sure North Texans are protected against the cold.
Homeless Cottages Filling Up In DallasThe cottage residents near downtown Dallas are appreciating the comforts of home and the responsibilities.
Dallas Committee Considers Different Ways To Deal With PanhandlersAmong other things, during a meeting today the Public Safety Committee in Dallas will again try to address the problem of panhandling.
City Leaders To Hear Recommendations Of Dallas Commission On HomelessnessAs the temperatures drop, the city of Dallas is preparing to address the needs of those most at risk living on the streets.
Miracle Messages Gives Homeless Chance To Reconnect With Loved OnesMiracles come in all shapes and sizes, sometimes it can be a small gesture that creates a big miracle. A group of North Texans have created a Miracle Messages chapter in Fort Worth.
Salvation Army Preparing For InfluxWith the first cold weekend of the season coming, homeless shelters are expecting a wave of visitors seeking warmth.
Federal Government Estimating Number Of Homeless PeopleThe federal government is estimating the number of homeless people nationwide. The Department of Housing and Urban Development will announce state-by-state figures Thursday.