How to Help

La Buena Vida Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and your gift is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. No goods or services were provided in exchange for this contribution. Our federal tax identification number is 27-2123776 (IRS Letter of Tax Exemption).

Your donation support will ensure our ability to continue growing and having a broader impact on the lives of disadvantaged North Texas students.


Wish List

  • School/office supplies
  • Standard paper for printers
  • Household cleaning supplies
  • Trash bags
  • Toilet Paper/Paper Towels
  • Easy to prepare canned or boxed food items that hungry teenage boys will want to eat
  • Frozen meat
  • Gift Cards:
  • Gas
  • Grocery Stores
  • Office Supply Stores
  • Home Improvement Stores
  • Restaurants
  • Gift Cards or Tickets to Movies, Amusement Parks, Bowling and other places of entertainment as treats for the guys

Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Quote for Donation

When you get a quote on auto insurance from Liberty Mutual Insurance, they’ll donate $5.00 to La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation. Get a quote on your home insurance as well and they’ll donate $5.00 more!

Find out today how you may save hundreds on your insurance coverage and give much-needed help to others. Offer is valid until July 18, 2016.

Contact Bianca Collins to learn more and receive a FREE no-obligation quote.

A big thank you to Liberty Mutual for being the La Buena Vida Living sponsor for the #ExploreIrving event on June 18, 2016.

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Liberty Mutual Insurance

Toyota of Irving Save 10 Give 10 Program

Toyota of Irving is presenting their exclusive Save 10 Give 10 program benefiting La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation.

For a limited time, friends of LBVYLF will receive “Proof Pricing” on new or pre-owned vehicles AND if you buy or lease, Toyota of Irving will contribute $100 to La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation—no hassle, no negotiating necessary!

Even if you’re not in the market for a new car, friends of LBVYLF can save 10% on all service needs*, and Toyota of Irving will donate 10% of the service bill to LBVYLF.

*Toyota of Irving services most makes and models

Download the flyer below for Save 10 Give 10 coupons:

Toyota of Irving Save 10 Give 10 Program

When You Shop

You can even shop from home, the office or wherever you are. It’s easy!

Just check out the links below, select your products, and ship them to:

Joy Goodrum/LBVYLF
412 E. 7th St.
Irving, TX 75060

Please note this address is only to be used for shipping items. To personally deliver items to La Buena Vida Living, please contact Joy Goodrum at (972) 571-8208 or Benjamin Williams at (972) 983-3520.

Annual Irving Kid’s Charity Classic

June 9, 2017

Our 5th Annual Irving Kid’s Charity Classic will be on Friday, June 9, 2017, at Four Seasons Resort and Club (4150 N MacArthur Blvd, Irving, TX 75038). The itinerary for the Golf Tournament and the days events, are located below.

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. — Registration/Buffet Lunch
1:00 p.m. – Shotgun Start
5:00 p.m. – Post Golf Awards party

Irving Kids Charity Classic

The events will begin on June 8, 2017, with a Kick-Off Party from 6:00-9:00 p.m.

North Texas Giving Day

North Texas Giving Day is a magnificent annual occasion to celebrate the power of people’s collective generosity to make our community and our world a better place. Every dollar given online through the North Texas Giving Day website is paired with bonus funds to empower agencies across the region to make the most out of each gift of $25 or greater. La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation is one of the participating nonprofits.

North Texas Giving Day is held each year in September.

Casino Night and Poker Tournament

Funds raised from our Casino Night and Poker Tournament benefit will be used to help us continue and expand our housing program for the homeless youth in our Irving schools who need a safe place to live while pursuing their education.

This year’s fundraiser will take place Friday, April 7, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club.

Casino Night and Poker Tournament