Grouped by: Dabney Dwyer

    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...

          Senior Hunger

          03.13.17 | by Dabney Dwyer

          Senior Hunger is a growing problem in Dallas and Texas. In the next 15 years, 20 percent of the Texas population will be over the age of 60.  While Texas ranks fourth in the nation for food insecurity among seniors, Dallas County...