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Non-Profit Joins Fight Against Ebola Outbreak, Sends Supplies

A Dallas-based charity will send medical supplies to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak.

08/01/2014

Billy Hirth, 52, has spent the last few days volunteering in Israel's southern region. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Arlington Firefighter Home After Volunteering In Israel

Home from a war zone, a North Texas firefighter explains why he volunteers his time in Israel.

07/22/2014

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Children’s Summer Camps Encourage Healthy Lifetyle

The ‘CHAMPS’ stands for choosing healthy activities, meals and positive self -esteem. Beginning Monday, five free, week long camps are scheduled at various locations throughout the city.

06/11/2014

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Relay Marchers Set Out To “Reclaim” Memorial Day

At Arlington National Cemetery and across the U.S. on this Memorial Day, Americans paused to remember the high price of freedom. Some 30,000 people participated in a relay called “Carry the Load”.

CBSDFW.COM–05/26/2014

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Developments In CBS 11 I-Team Charity Bingo Investigation

On Monday, the CBS 11 I-Team confirmed the Director of Charity Bingo, Sandra Joseph, resigned from her post. Her resignation was submitted two days after the I-Team’s initial investigation into charity bingo in Texas.

CBS 11–05/05/2014

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I-Team Uncovers Charity Bingo Doesn’t Always Benefit Charities

Some charity organizations across Texas have been pushed to the brink of bankruptcy after getting involved with bingo. The Lottery Commission runs charity bingo. But some non-profit groups believe the state isn’t doing enough to protect the groups.

CBS 11–04/29/2014

(credit: Roxy Ropos, Co-Owner of Gallop Safe Ride)

Convicted Drunk Driver Develops Safe Ride Program

Benito Capellan isn’t walking around the UT Arlington campus; he’s in Lubbock behind bars.

04/11/2014

TangoTab and over 1,000 volunteers attempt to break a Guinness World Record (credit: CBS 11 News)

Thousands Attempt To Break Sandwich-Making Record In Dallas

Two birds, one stone. Nearly 1,900 volunteers partnered with a Dallas-based company Saturday morning to both break a Guinness World Record and feed the homeless.

02/22/2014

Arlington Life Shelter

Community Responds To Arlington Life Shelter’s Plea

The community came together in response to a report aired on CBS 11 News, asking for donations for Arlington Life Shelter.

02/13/2014

Cincinnati (pictured here) weighs only 236 pounds and is one of the newest additions to In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center. (credit: In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center)

North Texas Animal Sanctuary Needs Help Feeding New Tigers

In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center is asking for donations from the public after seeing the condition of its newest group of tigers.

02/10/2014

The FC Dallas Foundation is the charitable arm of FC Dallas and Toyota Stadium. (credit: FC Dallas)

FC Dallas Foundation Donates 2nd Community Field

The FC Dallas Foundation will unveil its second community field this week for children living in West Dallas.

01/20/2014

dog-kennel

Largest Collin County Dog Kennel Loses Funding

The largest kennel in Collin County has lost funding and hundreds of unwanted dogs have nowhere to go.

01/11/2014

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