It's a hand up, not a handout.

Stock Our Pantry

Want to donate food? Get more information and learn how to plan a food drive!


Irving Cares provides focused assistance for Irving residents to address a financial crisis.


The Countdown is Over!

This is the week of The Great Harvest 60th Birthday Party!   We want to see you at 6:30 pm at the Irving Convention Center on Friday, September 22! Come support our programs that offer a hand up, not a handout for the people of Irving. Emergency Assistance offers...

Get Up and Give! It’s North Texas Giving Day!

Update:  Thanks to everyone who donated on North Texas Giving Day!  Irving Cares received more than $17,000 in over 100 donations! This year mark’s the ninth year of North Texas Giving Day, which is powered by Communities Foundation of Texas.  Tomorrow, North Texans...

What do you want to know about Irving Cares?

Irving Cares is powered by volunteers!  Did you know that in the past year more than 1,490 people worked 21,842 hours! Based on the Independent Sector estimate, the value of one hour of volunteer work is $24.14, meaning volunteers donated a value of $527,265.88 to...



A lifelong Irving resident, Teddie has been involved at Irving Cares since 1991 after a 15-year career in banking.

“It’s not easy to ask for help feeding your family or paying your rent. It’s important to me that Irving residents have the resources they need to be successful. Whether it’s finding a new job or providing groceries and rent, Irving Cares is there for people in need.”


   Charity Navigator 4 Star Charity 


We are always welcoming new volunteers to Irving Cares. There are many ways in which you can help. Whether it be food, time, or money, your donation allows us to do our work and help radically improve the lives of many within our community.


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