News and Events

  • 2018 Graduation Celebration Graduation Bash and Cookout: June 4, 2018 - Celebrating our 2018 Graduates! Monday, June 4, 2018 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Hope Irving Church 1646 W. Irving Blvd Irving, TX 75061 (At the corner of West Irving Blvd and Pioneer) On Monday, June 4, 2018, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., the Board of La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation will have a La Buena Vida Graduation Bash Read More »
  • La Buena Vida Family Road Trip La Buena Vida Programs Travels to the Capital - All seven of La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation’s residents, who live in the LBV Living transitional housing program, went on a “La Buena Vida Family Road Trip” to Austin, TX, where they had a private, behind the scenes tour of the Texas State Capitol with State Representative, Rodney Anderson. The group was also able to receive special permission from Read More »
  • Casino De Mayo La Buena Vida Casino De Mayo Poker Tournament Benefit: May 11, 2018 - Save the Date! Casino De Mayo Poker Tournament Benefit Friday, May 11, 2018 AMLI Las Colinas 1050 Lake Carolyn Irving, TX 75039 Get your poker face ready! Join us for the second annual La Buena Vida Casino Night and Poker Tournament Benefit — Casino De Mayo — on Friday, May 11, 2018. Activities for the evening include: Texas Hold’em Tournament Read More »
  • Helping Hands Happy Hour with Former Dallas Cowboys: March 6, 2018 - 'Boys Helping LBV Boys March 6, 2018 6:00-8:00 p.m. LA CIMA CLUB IN LAS COLINAS 5215 N. O'Connor Blvd., Ste. 2600 Irving, TX 75039 #PartyForACause! Join us as we celebrate the spirit of giving and highlight La Buena Vida Youth Leadership Foundation at our Happy Hour on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. This event is open to the public and admission Read More »
  • Helping Hands Happy Hour: November 7, 2017 - Helping Hands for LBV La Cima Club in Las Colinas 5215 N O'Connor Blvd, Ste 2600 Irving, Texas 75039 #PartyForACause! Join us in highlighting La Buena Vida Foundation of Irving on November 7, 2017! All cash tips from the evening will directly benefit La Buena Vida. In addition, any donations of $100 or more will result in a Satisfied Initiation Read More »
  • 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 »