children

This Thursday: Local Creators and Vendors at Nexus Holiday Bazaar Help Support Recovery Programs for Moms and Their Kids

by | Nov 8, 2022
If you come shop for a cause Thursday, the Auxiliary of Nexus will offer a wide variety of gifts, snacks, and apparel from 16 different vendors. You'll find everything from artful ceramics to python bags and clutches to men's clothing, women's apparel, skincare, Mexican glassware, handbags, scarves, and much more. 
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Atmos Energy Gives $1M to United Way of Metropolitan Dallas to Prepare the Next Generation of Readers
by | Nov 23, 2020
For local early education teachers and students, Dallas-based Atmos is funding around 78,000 one-year subscriptions to Vooks, a first-of-its-kind animated storybook streaming platform.
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Calling All Innovators: Pediatric Hospitals Seek Solutions for Healthcare Pain Points Through KidsX Accelerator
by | Sep 17, 2020
Over 30 pediatric hospitals including Dallas' Children's Health have come together through an accelerator program called KidsX. Startups are invited to apply to help these hospitals solve pain points through Oct. 7.
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Dallas-based Istation Partners With Tackle Tomorrow To Address Students’ Learning Regression Due to ‘COVID-19 Slide’
by | Jun 30, 2020
The ongoing pandemic is expected to widen the ‘summer slide’ of children’s learning loss over summer break, but Istation hopes to decrease COVID-19’s impact on students' education through a new online reading series.
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‘From Chaos to Calm’: Mission-Driven Matchfire Gives Heart House a Digital Makeover

by | Jul 2, 2019
A chance encounter led to a rebranding that's aiming to amplify Heart House's mission—empowering refugee children to thrive in their new home country—in a way that's approachable, colorful, and diverse.
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UTD and Rainbow Kids Partner in Summer Camp to Inspire Local Homeless Youth
by | Jun 5, 2019
At the 24th annual Kids' University summer camp, the mission is simple: inspire participants to stay in school, pursue college, and consider a multitude of future career paths and possibilities.
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Scottish Rite
Scottish Rite for Children Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center has Lean, Patient-Oriented Design
by | Apr 1, 2019
Scottish Rite Hospital recently opened its second location, a gleaming new facility in Frisco that serves patients in the northern portion of Dallas-Fort Worth and is the home of the hospital’s sports medicine clinic.
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Thought Leaders: Children’s Medical Center Foundation
by | Jan 31, 2019
Q+A | Thoughts on innovation and leadership from the region's top disruptive companies and organizations.
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research

R&D: UTA Scientist Seeks Best Rock to Block Nuclear Waste; Grant Enables PTSD Research

by | Sep 7, 2018
Also, you'll learn about advances to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy and migraines. Here are some of the research projects underway in North Texas that could make lives better.
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Wyndy
Babysitting App Wyndy Planning Expansion to DFW in Fall
by | Aug 15, 2018
News of its expansion plans in North Texas and beyond comes as Wyndy announced that it has raised $1 million in seed funding.
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Tyler Technologies
Tyler Technologies Software Will Help Orphans Around the World
by | Jul 17, 2018
The Plano tech company developed the software for use by Both Ends Believing, a nonprofit dedicated to helping orphans in many developing nations.
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Dallas Library Seeks Proposals for Kid-Friendly Pathway
by | Apr 24, 2018
The educational pathway will lead kids from the sidewalk, across the library’s plaza, and through its front doors. Design proposals are due by May 25.
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3-D

3-D Heart Imaging Helps Diagnose, Treat Children

by | Mar 6, 2017
The technology gives families a better understanding of their child’s condition and assists physicians in planning treatment.
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Kids in the Kitchen
Kids in the Kitchen Serves up Healthy Habits
by | Apr 11, 2016
The program aims at teaching the children about healthy eating and exercise.
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