Give today and create more success stories like Evelyn’s

She had no computer skills, no confidence and no benefits left. No wonder Evelyn was terrified. Laid off from her job at 57, Evelyn was struggling. She lacked the technological know-how, workplace attire and interview … more »

Give today and create more success stories like Slyvia’s

Sylvia was in a bind. Then an auto title loan made it worse. When Sylvia took out an auto title loan, she was desperate. But three months and $1200 in payments later, she still owed … more »

Why Jimmy Johnson will be centerpiece of the reunion for arguably greatest Cowboys team of all time

By Tim Cowlishaw, DallasNews (SportsDay) (source) Arguably the greatest Cowboys team of all time is getting together for a 25-year reunion Saturday night. And the coach who never looked back is coming back. When Troy Aikman hit … more »

Sylvia Almost Lost Her Car Because Of A Predatory Loan

Three months after Sylvia Perez took out an auto title loan, she realized it would be nearly impossible to pay it off. Although she had made about $1200 in payments, she was shocked to learn … more »

Operation: Equip and Serve on Veterans Day

United Way, Texas Instruments and other companies’ volunteers and veterans help revitalize southern Dallas neighborhood DALLAS, TX (November 11, 2016) – As America honors veterans today, local volunteers and veterans are joining together to serve … more »

Los Barrios Among 28 New United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Service Providers

For 21-year-old José Almanza, the doctor’s office is like his second home. He’s been coming to the same place for health care since he was a newborn. “I’ve come here for physicals, vaccines, (medical) office … more »

Family Center replaces strip club, will house several United Way funded programs

Mother of two Ana Resendiz has plenty to celebrate. This fall, her five-year-old son Sebastian will begin kindergarten at a competitive private school. This summer, he, his two-year-old sister, and hundreds of other children will … more »

Community Tax Centers Help Families Save More Of Their Hard-Earned Money

With two young girls, Patrick and Antoinette Crawford stay busy. Their weekends are filled with track, soccer, dancing, gymnastics and planning for the arrival of a new baby girl. “We’ve just moved into a new … more »

For Many Low-Income Families, Tax Season Starts Now

Most people won’t think about income taxes for another couple of months. But low-income families are already counting the days until they can file. By Courtney Collins, KERA News (Source) – December 29, 2015 That’s … more »


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