Author Archives: Chey Reynolds

Volunteer Profile: Gail Hughes

Every Tuesday morning, the pre-school-aged kids at My Friend’s House get a welcome visitor who always beings a smile with her, creating more on the faces of these young children who are sponges in this world, ready to learn. Gail … Continue reading

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Outrun Homelessness 5K & Fun Run

City House is proud and excited to once again be a beneficiary of Lifepoint Church’s Outrun Homelessness 5K & Fun Run, held on Saturday, April 16 in Plano! Related posts: LifePoint Church 5K & Fun Run Ending Youth Homelessness – … Continue reading

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Raising Awareness

Shelly is a 17-year-old student at Plano East Senior High (PESH), and a member of the school’s HOSA chapter – a powerful curricular program of student-led activities designed to develop future leaders for the health care system. Right before the … Continue reading

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Success Story: Tia

Tia was a city girl, born and raised in New York City. She didn’t get along with mom and her situation basically was going to end up with either Tia running away or getting kicked out. So she took her … Continue reading

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Tremendous Impact

Every time the calendar turns to the last few months of the year, all of us here at City House are blown away at the generosity of our corporate partners and friends in the community, volunteering of their time and resources … Continue reading

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Success Story: Lexii

Growing up in Murphy, Lexii didn’t have a good relationship going with her mom. Her parents were in a custody battle and constantly going at it. Lexii already had a falling out with her dad. So she decided to leave … Continue reading

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Volunteer Profile: Judy VanderArk

Judy VanderArk was part of My Friend’s House when City House’s emergency shelter initially opened in 2009. She was there every Wednesday, working with the children as a “Rock n Roller” – rocking babies and spending time with the youngsters … Continue reading

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Help Us End 2015 Strong!

City House Friends & Supporters: Thanks to you, over the last three years more than 7,000 infants, children, teenagers and young adults had a safe place to stay, hot meals, medical care, counseling, family therapy, life-skills training, the comfort of … Continue reading

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December Needs List

♥My Friend’s House Inventory Needs December 14, 2015♥ Many donors ask what specific items needs we have for possible donation. Below is City House’s “Needs List” for our emergency shelter (My Friend’s House). These donations do directly to our kids. … Continue reading

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Grand Opening

It was an exciting day on December 1, as City House held a ribbon-cutting, sign dedication and house warming event in celebration of its new Youth Resource Center and administrative offices. The event took place at the organization’s new home, … Continue reading

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