Each year in September, summer turns to fall and the school year is a few weeks underway. As last year’s students stream back through our doors and as new students arrive, we often get questions of, “how do you guys pay for all of this?” We explain to the students that our funding comes through […]
The son of a Mexican couple who crossed the border illegally, Abi Sai grew up in a rough neighborhood in Dallas. When his parents divorced, they moved to separate homes in even more dangerous neighborhoods, and Abi shuttled between the two places. Abi knew how much each of his parents was struggling financially, so he […]
The friendly competition between Keith Smith and Kavon Frazier ends tomorrow. If you’re asking ‘what competition?’, here’s what you need to know: During the bye week, Smith and Frazier started a campaign through Happiness 2 Others to see who could raise the most money for a cause in the DFW community.
DALLAS — You don’t have to go far to find someone living in poverty. The Census bureau says nearly 1 out of 4 people in Dallas are below the poverty line. “We opened our doors on January 6th, and our mission really is filling the gap of the kids of north Dallas high school,” Teresa […]
DALLAS (CBS11) – You’re not supposed to know the difference among students, who live at home, and who have no home. But an established clothes closet and food pantry are both well stocked inside North Dallas High School’s drop in center. A service specifically for homeless students. “We have about 145 students identified as needing wrap around […]