MEADOWS MENTAL HEALTH POLICY INSTITUTEin collaboration with THE CENTER FOR DEPRESSION RESEARCH & CLINICAL CARE AT UT SOUTHWESTERN receives the $10 million Lone Star Prize, a Texas-based competition designed to find and fund bold solutions focused on building healthier, stronger communities. With this funding, the agencies will implement the Lone Star Depression Challenge, an ambitious initiative that will improve the quality of life and mental health care for communities across the state, saving lives and helping millions of Texans receive the care they need to recover from depression.
CANINE COMPANIONS FOR INDEPENDENCEmatches its 7,000th service dog team since its founding in 1975
NORTH TEXAS FOOD BANKreceives 1,331 lbs of toaster pastries as donation from Kellogg Company and 7-Eleven, Inc. setting the Guinness World Record for World's Largest Box of Toaster Pastries
UPLIFT EDUCATIONmoves its Dallas Central Management Office into new facility at the Water Cooler at Pegasus Park
JUBILEE PARK & COMMUNITY CENTERannounces novel partnership with PARKLAND HEALTH to provide equitable access to care for low-income communities in Dallas
PRESBYTERIAN NIGHT SHELTER OF TARRANT COUNTYopens its newly renovated Karl Travis Men's Center and UpSpire Workforce & Career Development Center. The Karl Travis Men's Center received a top-to-bottom renovation in an effort to elevate the space so that it reflects the dignity and respect that each guest should feel when walking through its doors. UpSpire, the social enterprise of PNSTC, now has a dedicated office, which will support its goal of offering employment opportunities to all who desire to work.