Author Archives: Debb Avery

Backyard party benefits City House

Tickets are now on sale for Dale Hansen’s “This Is Really, Really It” Backyard Party on Saturday, June 15, 2013. The party is presented by Highland Capital Management and supported by Don Davis Auto Group, Mary Kay, and WFAA-TV. All proceeds … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed: Collin Classic Bike Rally

More than 400 volunteers are needed to help with the Collin Classic on June 8th. This year the Collin Classic Bike Rally is being managed by and will benefit City House. With more than 2,700 riders expected, volunteers are vital … Continue reading

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Donor Spotlight: A Birthday To Help Others

When Emily Kolb’s mom asked her what she wanted for her 11th birthday, she couldn’t think of anything she really needed. Then she remembered seeing a segment on Disney Channel’s “The Time I…” about a girl who organized a donation … Continue reading

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Charity Night at Chiladas – Tuesday, May 7

Join us for a post Cinco de Mayo celebration on Tuesday, May 7th at Chiladas Fresh Mex Grill in Plano.  From 5 p.m. to Close, 10% of sales will be donated back to support City House’s work to protect youth, … Continue reading

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Celebrating 25 Years of Service

This year City House celebrates 25 years of service. Here is a running list of ways throughout the year you can help us celebrate: Help pave the Serenity Garden at My Friend’s House with your purchase of a 25th Anniversary … Continue reading

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Profile: TLP client fights back after car accident

Treonta’ first came to City House’s transitional living program in October 2012.   Six weeks later Treonta’ was involved in a serious car accident resulting in weeks of hospitalization for broken bones, abrasions and a traumatic brain injury. Treonta’ returned to … Continue reading

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Cycling Event To Benefit City House

Avid cyclists, weekend warriors, and bike-ride-loving families will ride in support of City House during the Collin Classic Bike Rally and Family Fun Fest on Saturday, June 8th. “This is the 22nd year for the Collin Classic,” said Collin Classic … Continue reading

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Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Here’s another way to help City House celebrate its 25th Anniversary – bring your kids or grandkids (or neighbor’s kids) to Adventure Landing’s Annual Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30th. Related posts: Hunt Middle School Dances for Homeless Youth 11th … Continue reading

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Local restaurant recognizes City House

The Olive Garden at 75 and Plano Parkway sent lunch to City House’s administrative offices last week as a thank you for the work City House does in Collin County.  Related posts: Eagle Scout Project Impacts Local Kids Holiday Cheer … Continue reading

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Video: Modano hosts auction winner

Mike Modano hosts a suite at the Dallas Stars game as part of the City House 2012 Gala Auction. Modano served as honorary chair of the event and the suite night was part of the Gala Auction, raising money to … Continue reading

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