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Thank you PPAI!

PPAI (Promotional Products Association International) brought their holiday food drive donation today - food, gift cards, and cash! Thank you, Gretchen and Sara, and everyone at...

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Have You Ever Thought About Toilet Paper?

Probably not!  But what if you didn't have it, or any money to buy it?  Irving Cares gives toilet paper in every food pantry order.  It's just a little extra help. Next time you shop, consider adding an extra package of toilet paper to help families in need. It's one...

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Shop at AmazonSmile to Support Irving Cares

Log in and support Irving Cares (Irving C A R E S Inc.). Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to Irving Cares. Remember to start each shopping session at http://smile.amazon.com. 'Tis the season, so if you're shopping anyway, why not support...

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NCH Corporation Provides a Generous Donation

NCH presented a generous donation to Teddie and Kyle for Irving Cares.  NCH has been a very significant partner supporting our work that helps Irving residents find jobs, eliminate hunger, prevent eviction and disconnection, and obtain information and referrals to...

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City Rec Centers Host Holiday Canned Food Drive

All through November, Irving recrecation centers will collect canned food and pantry items for Irving Cares food pantry.  Collection bins will be located near each center’s front office and will be accessible during regular business hours. For a list of rec center...

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Pioneer Natural Resources

What fun last Friday when Pioneer Natural Resources Company came to help at Irving Cares! Gabby and her group did great work, filling orders, then sorting and stocking donated goods that come from our retail partners. Kyle Taylor even got to use some smarty-smart...

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Hogs & Hearts Casino Night Benefits Irving Cares

Healthcare Associates held its annual fundraising event on October 22 where nearly 100 people attended a night of fun games, prizes and a hearty barbecue dinner. Healthcare Associates invited vendors and customers to sponsor the event, netting a donation of over...

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UPS Job Fair a Success at Irving Cares

New partners UPS held a successful job fair at Irving Cares today. Six people have job offers! Irving Cares Employment Services Program can help you find a job too. Call Mary or Ruth at 972-721-9181, ext. 207 or 212.

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Direct Energy, Triple A Heating & Air Cool the Lopez Family

When Mr. Lopez got a new air conditioner, Triple A installed it for free!  Direct Energy gave funds to purchase and install portable air conditioners for families in need.  Irving Cares partnered with Triple A for installation, and they did the work for no charge. ...

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Vizient brings Birthday Bags, laundry detergent and more!

As part of their "Community Day," volunteers from Vizient, Inc. collected cake mixes, icing and birthday candles to make Birthday Bags that Irving Cares will distribute to families through the food pantry.  They brought laundry detergent and more! These volunteers...

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The Great Harvest Sets Attendance Record

                      For the second year in a row, with reservations for 430 friends, The Great Harvest ~ An Evening to Care set a record!  It was a fantastic party raising nearly $270,000. We welcomed friends,...

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The Hotel Association & Irving Cares Host Job Fair

The Job Fair was a big success! Thanks to all who participated especially host property, Embassy Suites DFW South. Hospitality Job Fair on Thursday, 9/29/16, from 9 am - 12 pm at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas DFW Airport South. There will be a variety of...

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You Made a Difference on North Texas Giving Day!

 You made history yesterday with your generosity!  Irving Cares received more than $18,000 in donations on North Texas Giving Day - the largest amount ever.  Thank you! Overall, more than 142,000 donations raised $37 million dollars for more than 2,500 North Texas...

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North Texas Giving Day is Thursday

On Thurs., September 22, 2016 from 6 a.m. to midnight, your generous support makes a meaningful difference to Irving families in need. Irving Cares is changing lives every day providing resources for employment and emergency assistance. On North Texas Giving Day, your...

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Thank You for Your Support!

The Great Harvest ~ An Evening to Care on Fri., September 16, 2016  was a smashing success! The staff of Irving Cares would like to thank our sponsors, donors, and everyone who attended the party. Your support helps people in need. Thank you!

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