Posts Tagged ‘Promise House’

Rising From Tragedy: Denton Nonprofit Founded After 2016 Dallas Police Ambush

Posted by Mallory Houser

Like many others, Ipinowula “Ipi” Adedokun was devastated to learn about the deaths of five police officers on July 7, 2016 in downtown Dallas. But last year’s police ambush inspired the University of North Texas student to do his part …

Local Food Truck Begins Initiative to Feed Homeless Kids

Posted by Heather Noel

The numbers Cynthia Nevels read were staggering. Nearly 4,000 homeless students in Dallas ISD.

Nevels ran across the figure in a February Dallas Morning News column. In it, Dallas ISD’s Mark Pierce said the district homeless count was probably …