DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – United Way of Metropolitan Dallas surprised another organization with a huge check Thursday!
Youth With Faces is this week’s OneUp The Vote winner. It’s one of seven local organizations competing for your votes and cash prizes this month.READ MORE: Alleged Bank Robber Arrested, Charged Following Fingerprint Analysis
CBS Radio’s Chris Arnold presented the $12,500 check this afternoon, which will help teens serving time in juvenile detention.READ MORE: Texas Saw 16% Spike In Deaths From Drivers, Passengers Not Wearing Seat Belts In 2020
“OneUp the Vote has invested in our catering program, that’s helping our kids really reinvent their futures,” said Chris Quadri, Youth With Faces CEO. “These are kids who are in juvenile detention who are getting the first opportunity of their lives.”
There are two more weeks left in United Way’s voting competition with $75, 000 still up for grabs.MORE NEWS: 'It's Somebody's Pet', Bengal Tiger Seen Wandering Around Houston Neighborhood
You can vote for the organization that you think should walk away with the grand prize here.