Grouped by: Dabney Dwyer

    Common Myths About Homelessness

    07.11.18 | Homepage | by Dabney Dwyer

    Homelessness in both Dallas and Collin Counties is on the rise. According to the 2018 annual homeless census, over 4,000 individuals and children are homeless - an increase of 9 percent from 2017. Recently, I received an article from Austin...

      Fresh Food Outreach

      10.12.17 | Homepage | by Dabney Dwyer

      Ascension’s 7th annual outreach event for nearby neighbors was a huge hit! Over 300 adults and children attended Fresh Food Day 2017. Because of the many volunteers and multiple organizations and nonprofits, participants enjoyed FREE fun...

        Hunger Hurts

        06.29.17 | by Dabney Dwyer

        “For there will never cease to be poor in the land. Therefore I command you, you shall open wide your hand to your brother, to the needy and to the poor, in your land.” (Deuteronomy, 15:11) Hunger is always on my mind. ….. In...

          Hunger Solutions

          04.04.17 | by Dabney Dwyer

          Looking for outreach ideas for your congregation? Consider an ecumenical partnership with an experienced church to address hunger in your neighborhood. The keynote speaker is Mark Pierce, liaison for homeless students attending Dallas public...