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: email@example.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
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.
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.
- Donations can be made at www.austinstreet.org/give
- To drop off meals, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
- To donate much needed items, go to www.austinstreet.org/give/needs
- To assist our elderly or most vulnerable clients with alternative housing, we would request people donate to our Client Assistance Fund when going to the Austin Street website.
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
- urgent needs list
- our amazon wish list
- 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