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Community groups come together to provide hope after tragic fire in Vickery Meadow displaces refugee families On Monday, March 4, a fire destroyed the homes of sixteen families and damaged the homes of ten others at Sunchase Square Apartments in the 7200 block of Holly Hill Lane in Vickery Meadow. Immediately following the fire, the Vickery [...]

Families are left homeless after fire...

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Photo by Miette Photography A letter from our CEO, Lenita Dunlap Yesterday, as we all did, I awoke to a frigid morning, an unheard-of cold for a March in our city. I was expecting it to be another normal day, but it’s far from it. Sadly, I didn’t know then that at dawn, more than 26+ families had already awoken to sirens and the firemen knock [...]

Heart House CEO to Speak in Queenslan...

Heart House CEO to Speak in Queensland, Australia on the Need for Mental Health in Serving Refugee Youth
Heart House CEO Lenita Dunlap will be speaking at the 2019 Australia and New Zealand Refugee Trauma Recovery in Resettlement Conference in Queensland, Australia. The conference will be held Mar. 27 – 30, 2019 at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Ms. Dunlap’s workshop, scheduled for the first day of the internationally-reno [...]

Austin Bridge & Road, Longtime H...

Austin Bridge & Road, Longtime Heart House Funder Named Finalist of A Night of Light Awards
Heart House congratulates Austin Bridge & Road for being a finalist of the 2018 Night of Light Awards in the Partner of the Year Category. The award recognizes exemplary strategic partnerships that have demonstrated significant change or created positive outcomes through such collaborative efforts between a corporate, foundation, or gove [...]

Heart House awarded $50,000 grant fro...

Heart House awarded $50,000 grant from The Meadows Foundation
Heart House is a proud recipient of a $50,000 grant from The Meadows Foundation’s recent funding cycle. This new funding adds The Meadows Foundation to the list of pre-imminent funders and philanthropic supporters for Heart House. Since 2000, Heart House has collaborated with area partners, nonprofits, businesses, and volunteers to provide h [...]

FC Dallas’ Victor Ulloa serves as a s...

This article was originally written by Saad Yousuf and published at who has graciously given us permission to republish for you. For FC Dallas, Victor Ulloa is a reliable presence and the pioneer of homegrown success. For the kids in Vickery Meadow, he’s a symbol of hope for a brighter future. Ulloa is the longest-tenured pla [...]