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


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It’s Teddie Story Day!

Let's celebrate!  Dec.14, 2017 has been declared Teddie Story Day by Irving Mayor, Rick Stopfer, and the City Council. The proclamation reads in part, "Teddie Story accepted the position as CEO of Irving Cares, a position that she fulfilled with utmost integrity and...



Kyle joined Irving Cares as a volunteer in the Employment Services program in July 2010.  He presented the weekly Job Search Seminar where he advised and inspired clients seeking employment.  In April 2012, Kyle was named “Volunteer of the Year.”

Soon after Kyle joined the staff and has managed the food pantry which serves thousands, and more than 200 volunteers serving the agency.

His position grew into the Director of Community Engagement.  Following Teddie Story’s retirement in December 2017, he assumed the position of CEO.  The staff, volunteers, donors, and customers of Irving Cares will be well represented by Kyle Taylor as Chief Executive Officer. His passion for service to others is evident in his dedication to Irving Cares and its customers.


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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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