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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.

Virtual Food Drive

We are pleased to announce a new Virtual Food Drive platform that allows you to donate various food items, entire meals, or even start a recurring donation all from our website! 


Free Citizenship Classes at Irving Cares

  Irving Cares has begun a partnership with Catholic Charities of Dallas by hosting their Citizenship Classes at our office on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from July - September.  Registration is Thursday, July 5 at 5:30 pm, and classes be held for 10 weeks on...

BBVA Compass Personal Financial Workshop on Wed., June 6

Join us from 10 am to noon to learn about personal finance in a casual setting with an expert from BBVA Compass.  Lunch is included after the workshop.   We will talk about: Setting savings goals and developing smart habits Identifying options for savings and checking...



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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