Last year’s Charity Challenge winner, Carry The Load, offers support to first responders and returning military.
From finding a home for our furriest family members to helping traumatized children develop a visual language through art therapy, charitable organizations assist neighbors in need throughout the area.
For the second year, Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty is teaming up with CultureMap.com to highlight 10 area organizations doing good work in our community. Readers have the opportunity to vote for the charity of their choice, and the winner will receive a special CultureMap digital promotion package that will allow them spread the good word about their great works.
Starting Dec. 10, log on to CultureMap.com and vote for one of these outstanding organizations:
YWCA YW Nurse-Family Partnership—Pairs teen moms with a Registered Nurse Home Visitor to assist with pregnancy, birth and baby care
Nexus Recovery—A nonprofit at the forefront of specialized substance abuse services for women and girls
Carry the Load—Partners with nonprofits like Heroes on the Water and Team RWB to assist injured and returning military
Snowball Express—Supporting children of military or first responder parents killed in the line of duty
ACT (Advocates for Community Transformation)—Legal help to assist poor neighborhoods in shutting down abandoned houses
Art Station Fort Worth—Provides art therapy for children, teens, adults and returning military
Men of Nehemiah—Serving homeless and incarcerated men with addictive disorders through faith-based intervention
SPCA of North Texas—Helping pets find a forever home and providing education and health services for animals.
Center for Brain Health—Research and education focused on improving brain health, longevity and quality of life
Dallas First responders/CERT—Training Community Emergency Response Team to assist in all types of emergencies