DALLASITES101 SOCIAL IMPACT

presented by the Communities Foundation of Texas

Dallasites101 is committed to using its influence for a social impact initiative to amplify missions for good in Dallas. Each quarter, the company will promote a cause that it is passionate about and make a donation to support their great impact! 


 

WE CREATED OUR SOCIAL IMPACT PROGRAM TO:

(1) Go beyond the ‘gram to enhance Dallas living and community for all.
(2) Highlight the world changers living in our local community.
(3) Share volunteer opportunities so you can help give back to Dallas too!

HERE ARE THE DETAILS:

Dallasites101 will announce its seasonal social impact partner every three months (aka each quarter). The cause will hold a mission that encompasses specific values Dallasites101 cares about in Dallas: safety, liveability, economic development and success, growth, education, inclusivity and cultural awareness, all of which will help make Dallas an even better place to live.


 

Q4 2020 RECIPIENT:

Special Olympics Texas

Mission: It is our vision to become the premier provider of Special Olympics training and competition in the world. 

Get Involved: Go “Over The Edge 2020”! Join us for an amazing, life-changing opportunity to help Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) make dreams come true! Rappel down a high-rise building to raise awareness and funds for this worthy cause.


 

Q3 2020 RECIPIENT:

Leukemia Texas

Mission: Leukemia Texas is an independent nonprofit corporation dedicated to fighting the life-threatening blood cancer of leukemia through the funding of leukemia research and patient aid in Texas.

Get Involved: We’re honored to serve as the event co-Chairs for Concert for a Cure this year! Stay tuned for an exciting announcement about this year’s headline performer…


 

Q2 2020 RECIPIENT:

Mammogram Poster Girls

Mission: Sheri Mathis, founder of Mammogram Poster Girls Inc. is a two-time breast cancer survivor. All proceeds raised fund early detection initiatives, and mammograms for those in need.

Our Support: We amplified the 8th Annual Shop Eat Drink PINK! initiative! The initiative was launched with a party on October 1st that was a rousing success on so many levels; MPG provided 13 mammograms to women in need on the Mobile Mammography Unit and Chad West, our Dallas City Council representative, honored founder Sheri Mathis with a certificate of Special Recognition. Over the entire month of October (Breast Cancer Awareness month), 8+ merchants around the Bishop Arts District committed to donating a portion of proceeds on exclusive items towards MPG.


 

Q1 2020 RECIPIENT:

 North Texas Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)

Mission: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is taking on children’s cancer from every direction, disrupting the status quo with our bold vision for young patients – to not only survive their cancer, but thrive in their lives after treatment.

Our Support: We fundraised, promoted and participated as a team of our staff and followers, in the Big Climb! We gathered a team of our staff and followers, and climbed 70 flights of the Bank of America building! It was a HUGE success with over 1,200 climbers registered and more than $400,000 raised. These dollars will go directly back to blood cancer research, patient programs and advocacy.


 

MORE PAST RECIPIENTS:

The Birthday Party Project
The North Texas Food Bank
The Center for BrainHealth
The Resource Center
West Dallas Chamber of Commerce.

If you have a cause that you are passionate about, or know a non-profit that you would like to nominate for consideration, please send us an email at kara@dallasites101.com

 

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