Tag Archives: Food Pantry

DIFFA/Dallas awards funds to Resource Center nutrition programs

Resource Center officials announced Wednesday, Oct. 8, that their agency has received a $22,500 award from the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS/Dallas (DIFFA/Dallas) for the center’s nutrition programs. The money was awarded at an event held Sept. 12 at Roche … Continue reading

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Penne Pomodoro offers gluten-free menu

Food Issue: gluten-free, vegan, organic and indulgent stories for foodies

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DTC donates nearly $60K to NTFB

Dallas Theater Center donates nearly $60K to North Texas Food Bank during its Christmas Carol

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Food pantry receives sizable donation from Hilton Anatole

Resource Center received a sizable donation on Friday from the Hilton Anatole. After a conference ended on Thursday, the caterer asked hotel staff for a suggestion of where to donate food and other items that weren’t used.

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Dallas LGBT community continues to respond to food pantry shortage

Throughout the week, LGBT organizations have jumped to the rescue of the Resource Center food pantry. North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Tony Vedda sent a letter to more than 300 member businesses . He reminded them of why the pantry came into existence.

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Resource Center food pantry giving out Twizzlers ‘because that’s all we’ve got’

“We have peanut butter, beans, tomato sauce and carrots and that’s it,” Resource Center spokesman Rafael McDonnell said. “We’re giving away Twizzlers because that’s all we’ve got.”

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Micki Pacific leaves Resource Center food pantry, moves to Northwest

Micki Diane Pacific left Resource Center Dallas this week where she was manager of the Food Pantry and Hot Meals program.

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Uncertainty remains over future funding for ASOs

Clerical error rectified by Dallas County, but some agencies worry that more cuts are coming Steven Pace DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Although initial reports of cuts in federal funding for meals programs for people with HIV/AIDS turned out … Continue reading

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Local briefs • 08.05.11

Continuing education credit available through Hope Cottage Hope Cottage, Dallas’ oldest nonprofit, nonsectarian adoption agency, is now authorized to offer continuing education contact credits for social workers through its new Adoption 101 programming. Director of Programs Brooks Quinlan, LMSW-AP, explained: … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Donna Dumae!

Donna Dumae Over the years Don Jenkins, through his drag alter ego Donna Dumae, has helped raise thousands of dollars for charitable causes — most notably HIV/AIDS services — in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. This week, Don(na) turns 50 years … Continue reading

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