La Buena Vida BOOM Charity Clay Shoot: November 16, 2017

Clay Shoot Benefits At-Risk Youth Thursday, November 16, 2017 Elm Fork Shooting Sports 10751 Luna Rd. Dallas, TX 75220 Download Event Flyer Gather your friends, family and colleagues and join us for a day of clay shooting to benefit La Buena Vida youth! La Buena Vida BOOM will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Elm Fork Shooting Sports. Great … Read More

Get Up and Give on North Texas Giving Day: September 14, 2017

North Texas Giving Day is Back! Mark your calendar for this big event that supports North Texas nonprofits. Thursday, September 14, 2017 6:00 a.m. – Midnight (Central) #NTxGivingDay DONATION LINK Add North Texas Giving Day – Thursday, September 14, 2017 – to your calendar! This special day enables La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation to take advantage of incentives that … Read More

Non-profits Join Forces for Irving Kids Charity Golf Classic

Local charities teamed up to support kids during the 5th annual Irving Kids Charity Golf Classic Kickoff Party, hosted at the Cool River Club in Irving on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Originated by David Pfaff and Andy Nadel, the event is a collaboration between five different Irving charities: Irving YMCA, Irving School Foundation, Irving Healthcare Foundation, Irving-Las Colinas Rotary Club, … Read More

Young Men Graduate High School with a Little Help

Irving high school graduates Marquise M. (left) and Brandon G. (second from right) visit with Irving Mayor Rick Stopfer and La Buena Vida Executive Director Joy Goodrum during a graduation party held at the Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on June 5, 2017. Graduates Ivan C. & Alejandro P. were unavailable for the picture. They could have easily been forgotten. … Read More

La Buena Vida High School Graduation Party: June 5, 2017

Join us in celebrating the high school graduation of the young men from La Buena Vida Foundation! June 5, 2017 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 135 S. Jefferson St. Irving, TX 75060 The young men of La Buena Vida will be graduating from MacArthur and Irving High Schools on Saturday, June 3, 2017. A celebration … Read More

Future Leaders of Irving Graduation Day April 19, 2017

Future Leaders of Irving Class of 2017

Congratulations Class of 2017! La Buena Vida Foundation is excited to present the 2017 graduating class of the Future Leaders of Irving (FLI) program. FLI is a program for high school seniors with the mission, “To identify, educate, and develop our local youth to become future business and civic leaders, by exposing them to the elements and operations of local … Read More

La Buena Vida Casino Night and Poker Tournament Fundraiser: April 7, 2017

Casino Night and Poker Tournament Fundraiser Friday, April 7, 2017 Check in begins at 6:00 p.m. Play begins at 7:00 p.m. Location Las Colinas Country Club 4400 N. O’Connor Rd. Irving, TX 75062 TICKETS SPONSORSHIPS Spots will fill up fast! Deal yourself in for La Buena Vida Casino Night and Poker Tournament on Friday, April 7, 2017 at Las Colinas … Read More

Support LBV at YPILC’s Mardi Gras Networking Event: February 23, 2017

Network with Young Professionals and Help Support LBV February 23, 2017 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Keg Steakhouse & Bar 859 West John Carpenter Freeway Irving, TX 75039 Bring your business cards and come join the Young Professionals of Irving-Las Colinas for their February Social! This month, YPILC will be supporting the La Buena Vida Foundation through donated items and … Read More

La Buena Vida Boys Move from House to Apartments in December 2016

Celebrating change, MMC employees help boys enrolled in the La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation program acclimate to their new homes. Photo by Joe Snell. La Buena Vida Boys Adjust to Apartment Life BY JOE SNELL Read the original article on ramblernewspapers.com Ezequiel Lopez stood over a boiling pot of arroz con leche as his roommates, Omar Ferretiz and Alejandro … Read More

La Buena Vida Day at all i Fratelli: January 9, 2017

Dine out at i Fratelli Pizza & Ristorante and benefit La Buena Vida! January 9, 2017 Mark your calendar for La Buena Vida Day on Monday, January 9, 2017, at all i Fratelli Pizza locations throughout North Texas as well as i Fratelli Ristorante! The La Buena Vida Youth Foundation will receive 15% of any order that day (including both … Read More