Category Archives: Support

City House Success Story: Goddi

Goddi never knew his dad growing up. He and his mom lived in several different states before settling in North Texas. “It was rough; I remember there was always a lot of stress in our house,” Goddi said. “My mom … Continue reading

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Gift Cards Needed!

Gift Cards Help Us in So Many Ways City House literally can not receive too many gift cards. We use them for so many things, year-round. And no amount is too small or too big. It all adds up and we put them … 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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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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Holiday Cheer

Helping Spread the Love to our Kids at City House is Easy During the Holidays The holidays are here, and we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of the very generous donors who like to make it even … Continue reading

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CoServ Charitable Foundation Awards Grant to City House

City House recently was awarded a $10,000 grant from the CoServ Charitable Foundation, to be used directly towards the nonprofit’s programs and counseling for at-risk youth due to abuse, neglect or homelessness. CoServ has been serving North Texas with utility … Continue reading

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Looking for Help? Try City House

We Help Families Find Answers When They do not Know Where to Turn City House was founded in 1988 with the purpose of helping kids who had nowhere else to go. They were homeless. It is still a cornerstone of … Continue reading

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City House is an Official Safe Place Organization

City House is an official “Safe Place” organization, working in conjunction with local QuikTrip (QT) locations in Collin and Denton Counties. A Safe Place organization helps provide quick access to help and resources for youth who are runaways, abused, homeless, … Continue reading

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