Groups Team Up on Fourplex for Homeless Youth

City, Nonprofits, Irving ISD Want to Build Tudor Lane Home By GLORIA HERNANDEZ Special Contributor After five years of research, the city of Irving may be the closest it’s ever been to building a home for its growing population of homeless youth. That is, if it can jump the largest hurdle in opening a transitional house for teens: getting the … Read More

Monster Bash 2013 Scared Up a Successful Fundraiser

Monster Bash 2013 was a fun evening with lots of entertainment, food, dancing and fantastic costumes. Thanks to all who joined the party and helped support this fundraiser for disadvantaged Irving youth! Read the latest news about our Monster Bash fundraiser. Monster Bash 2013 was held Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the LAS COLINAS COUNTRY CLUB. Click here to see … Read More

Monster Bash Raises Funds for La Buena Vida Foundation

By Deborah Fleck / News Assistant [email protected] November 5, 2013 Lori Davis at the Monster Bash Finally, Las Colinas Country Club snagged the trophy. And that made Chris Allen ecstatic. The 2013 Carpenter’s Cup went to his home club this time. He presented the award Saturday at a Monster Bash fundraiser, which is part of the annual Carpenter’s Cup golf … Read More

City, Nonprofits, Irving ISD Partner to Build First Homeless Shelter for Teen Males

By GLORIA HERNANDEZ, Special Contributor, 01 November 2013 Irving city councilman Gerald Farris listens to a public proposal to the Community Services Committee for a community initiative to build a four-plex in southwest Irving for homeless boys ages 18 to 21. So far this school year, Irving ISD has identified 15 male students who are 18 or older and … Read More