We are so excited to see the growth in our Homework Club. Under the leadership of Homework Club coordinator Joy Martin, we have added lots of new folks to the program and the team! We now have 37 students on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. Rotating between those afternoons and overseeing homework and enrichment activities are 28 team members.Read more
Our mission at Feed Lake Highlands is more than just giving people food. It's feeding our program members at all levels; providing them with nourishment for their bodies, minds, and spirits. With that in mind, we recently revamped our Food Distribution System.Read more
On September 23rd Feed Lake Highlands and Outreach Ministries co-hosted a team member training for all the volunteers.
This training focused on inspiring, informing and instructing everyone involved with our programs so that we can serve our community better and work more cohesively as a team.
On November 5th 80 Lake Highlands area residents participated in the Cost of Poverty Experience (COPE). Upon arrival, participants assumed the role of real-life individuals living in poverty. They were given a budget, medical conditions, addictions, children, living conditions, jobs, and other factors. With these realities in mind, they then lived in the shoes of the individuals they were assigned.Read more
On October 7th, Feed Lake Highlands and The New Room Fellowship participated in Fresh Food Day, an annual event co-hosted by The Episcopal Church of the Ascension, KidsU and Feed Lake Highlands. It was a huge success! Three hundred community residents from along the Whitehurst corridor gathered for fresh food, tips on how to live a healthy lifestyle, fellowship and fun!Read more
I want to get real with you... we thought long and hard about participating in North Texas Giving Day this year. After the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Harvey, I wondered if it made sense. How can the rest of the Feed Lake Highlands team and I move forward as if it is business as usual? After much conversation and prayer, we realized that the aftermath of Harvey, much like that of Katrina, is just beginning and we must rise to meet the challenge.Read more
We can't thank you enough for your support!
Whether you shared the news about the Topgolf Tournament, joined us as player or guest, bid on a silent auction item or helped us pull off this event with your volunteer hours or sponsorship, please know that we are grateful for YOU!