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


Celebrate Memorial Weekend Early!

Memorial Day 5K, 10K, 1Mile run walk down the Campion Trail by Bodies Race Company.  Costume contest, kids dash, and vendors booths with goodies make this a fun event for the whole family!  Register in time for the free T-shirt, and compete for the age division...

Shandreka Needed Our Help

Shandreka is a young single mom who came to Irving Cares when she needed food for herself and her 8 month old baby. Recently she was involved in domestic violence situation, and her abuser was arrested.  After that, he moved out of the home.  Shandreka is getting...



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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