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Tuesday, September 19, 2017
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Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 31, 2017
VOA Texas has had to suspend services for veterans, low income families, and clients with disabilities in and around Houston. Many have significant damage or have lost everything. For those with no flood insurance, many are understandably distraught. In an effort to help them rebuild we are sending teams to assist and would appreciate any help towards these efforts. Prayers – for healing, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
We’ve all seen the coverage on the crisis our Houston and Southern Texas neighbors are currently facing. As we lift them up in prayers, we also realize this disaster is not only impacting residents and businesses now, but will for months and even years to come. Community Storehouse is committed to doing everything possible to help these folks for as long as needed. If you know of someone ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Together with our Bishop, our Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW) Disaster Response Team has been in direct contact with local, state, and federal partners as well as in touch with all of our sister agencies in Galveston/Houston, Southeast Texas, Corpus Christi, Rio Grande Valley, and Dallas and know what the on the ground needs really are. If you’re looking for a way to help out, we have ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 Accent Food Services As many of you know, Hurricane Harvey made landfall in our home state of Texas shortly after 11 p.m. Friday evening, just north of Port Aransas. The Category 4 storm was the strongest hurricane to hit the United States since Wilma in 2005. Right now, Houston is in the midst of a catastrophic flood disaster, as Hurricane Harvey continues to unleash ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Our thoughts are with the communities affected by the devastation from Hurricane Harvey. We know it will take a significant amount of money to help people recover from the extensive damage. The Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT), in cooperation with other Texas and Federal banking associations, has established a fund to help banking families directly impacted by Hurricane Harvey. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Northwest ISD schools, in coordination with the Northwest ISD Council of PTAs, are currently accepting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Each district campus is serving as a drop-off location for donations that will go directly to organizations assisting hurricane evacuees. Donated items should be provided at the front office areas of schools, where they will be collected for sending ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Getting there is half the fun when you take the Trinity Trailway Express to the 2017 State Fair of Texas. It's the BEST rid there! Making riding TRE part of your fair experience and you'll get there without the hassle of traffic, the stress of parking and with a few extra dollars in your pocket for a famous corny dog. Plan your trip at www.FWTA.org/FairTRE. The Trinity Railway Express ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Fort Worth Law Firm Patterson Law Group will be collecting tangible donations all week to support the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. You may drop off donations at their office Monday - Thursday of this week from 8:30am to 5:30pm. Patterson Law Group is located at 2409 Forest Park Boulevard, Fort Worth, Texas 76110. On Friday, Sept. 1, they will take the donations to Trusted World in Dallas ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
FORT WORTH, Texas – On Thursday, Fort Worth Zoo Executive Director Michael Fouraker will be leading a team of employees to the Texas Zoo in Victoria, one of the animal facilities affected by Hurricane Harvey. The Zoo will transport boats, ATVs, trailers, chainsaws and other equipment, and will lend their expertise to help the local team assess the damage and begin cleanup efforts. ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The team at the Dannon yogurt plant in Fort Worth has all those who have been impacted by this disaster in our hearts and thoughts as well as the rescue teams who are providing assistance. Our company has made a cash donation to the American Red Cross to support disaster relief efforts and is also working closely with our manufacturing facilities to coordinate food and water donations .
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
As a campus, Altierus Career College in Fort Worth has begun accepting donations to assist the staff and students at our fellow Texas schools. The staff and students have come together to accept donations of toiletry items for both campuses for faculty, staff, and students and will welcome any additional donations that can be given in our efforts. Once the items listed below are collected by ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
FORT WORTH, Texas, March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Here in Texas, one person dies in a crash approximately every 2.5 hours —many of them at intersections. Using data from the Traffic Operation Division of the Texas Department of Transportation, Patterson Law Group examined a vast collection of traffic data from the last five years to create the first interactive traffic study for the Fort ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Fun Facts