Way To Help In Your Community

You’ve reached out and asked how you can help around your community as together we navigate and try to make sense of the daily changes in our every day lives. Here are a few ways you can help make a difference. We will continue to add to this list. You can also email our Program Director at: kevin.graham@cumulus.com

Support your local food banks.

Minnie’s Food Pantry

They are facing an increase in families needing assistance, monetary and food donations are dwindling, and a reduction in volunteers. They’re asking you visit their website for more info on how to help keep their shelves stocked here: Minniesfoodpantry.org

North Texas Food Bank

The North Texas Food Bank provides meals for families in need. Your donations go a long way. $30 can feed a family of 3 for an entire month. You can donate here and find other ways to help: ntfb.org

Donate Blood

There have been an unprecedented number of blood drive cancellations during this time and healthy individuals are being asked to help by donating blood. Here are some sites to visit to schedule an appointment.

American Red Cross

Carter Blood Care

 

Meals On Wheels

Meals on Wheels is asking for donations.  They are adjusting their meal delivery schedule and all deliveries will be handled by Meals on Wheels paid staff. They want to make sure they keep volunteers safe from exposure. Best way to help is through financial support. You can do that here: mealsonwheelsamerica.org

 

Austin Street Center

Austin Street Center specializes in caring for the most vulnerable homeless men and women in Dallas. Beyond meeting basic needs, Austin Street is committed to individualized care for each person who comes to us for help.

Samaritan Inn

Samaritan Inn, the largest homeless shelter in Collin County. 24 hour a day shelter providing 3 meals/snacks daily, housing, and financial/career education as well as assistance with job placement. Currently sheltering 171 residents, 69 of which are children. Their mission is to help willing people gain dignity and independence.

3 ways to help: go to saminn.org and access our

  1. urgent needs list
  2. our amazon wish list
  3. simply click on the donate now button to support the mission at the Inn.

Support Our Soldiers

Support Our Soldiers, encourage you to have your little ones write letters to our troops. You can send those letters of thanks and gratitude to our soldiers to:

Support Our Soldier Headquarters
616 Shelby Road #C
Fort Worth TX 76140