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Join us at our Volunteer Orientation on August 20

Are you interested in volunteering at Jonathan's Place? We welcome all potential volunteers to attend our next volunteer orientation. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Jonathan's Place T Boone Pickens Children's Services Center 6065 Duck Creek Dr Garland, TX 75043 RSVP Today! About the Orientation Orientation will help you learn more about...

Attend the Foster/Adopt Info Session on August 19

If you have ever thought about becoming a foster (or foster-to-adopt) parent, join us on August 19th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a free, no-pressure information session. New Foster/Adopt Parent Orientation Tuesday, August 19th 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Jonathan's Place Conference Room 6065 Duck Creek Dr Garland, TX 75043 RSVP Required About...

AMLI Donation Builds Teams & Brightens Futures

More than 50 employees and vendors from AMLI Residential (www.amli.com) paid a visit to Jonathan's Place on June 17, 2014 and made some incredible improvements to our campus. Their work included: Re-organizing and new decorations for our library A new puppet show area in our...

Hoblitzelle Foundation Helps North Texas Abused Children

$50,000 to Jonathan’s Place Improves Facilities, Changes Lives The Hoblitzelle Foundation has awarded $50,000 to support campus improvements at Jonathan’s Place, Dallas County’s only emergency shelter for children age newborn to 17.  The funds are being used to update facilities that are used 24 hours a...

A Snack for Kids, Helping Kids

Jonathan's Place is proud to partner with Gluck Treats to help support the children in our care. A portion of each sale of Gluck items goes to support abused and neglected children in North Texas.  Since 2013, Gluck has provided thousands of dollars to help the...

Safe Place Donor Spotlight: Janis Levine Music Fund

The Janis Levine Music Women and Children Endowment Fund of the Dallas Jewish Community Foundation was established in memory of Janis Levine Music by her friends and family. This fund awards grants annually to social, cultural, educational, and health programs that directly benefit or are...

Here’s How You Can Shop & Help Kids

There are several ways that you can help abused children in North Texas by going about your daily errands. Check out how area and online businesses give back and how you can help. Amazon Amazon.com has a new program called AmazonSmile that gives .5% of your total...

A Future Radio Star?

Thank you to the staff at K104 and 105.7 for welcoming the residents in our girls treatment program on Tuesday. While at the radio station in Grand Prairie, they received a background tour and met several radio personalities.  The girls even got a "shout-out" from  KJ live...

Foster Care & Adoption Information Session on June 10th

If you have ever thought about becoming a foster (or foster-to-adopt) parent, join us on June 10th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a free, no-pressure information session. New Foster Parent Orientation Tuesday, June 10th 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Jonathan's Place Conference Room 6065 Duck Creek Dr Garland, TX 75043 RSVP Required About...

Send a Child to Summer Camp

Do you remember your summers as a child? Recall the adventures, the fun, the friendships.  Help provide abused and neglected children from across North Texas that same experience.  Your gift today will help send kids to events like week long day camps, adventures at the...

MySweetCharity: A Chance to Soar ‘Flew High’

We were honored to welcome Jean Prejean of MySweetCharity to A Chance to Soar on April 29th.  Things were popping at the Jonathan’s Place’s “A Chance To Soar” luncheon fundraiser on Tuesday, April 29, at Brook Hollow. Yes, there were kites hovering overhead and on tables in the...

Learn about becoming a foster parent

If you have ever thought about becoming a foster (or foster-to-adopt) parent, join us on May 13th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. for a free, no-pressure information session. New Foster Parent Orientation Tuesday, May 13th 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Jonathan's Place Conference Room 6065 Duck Creek Dr Garland, TX 75043 RSVP...