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American Dream Denied: For thousands in Dallas, hard work is not enough to escape...

America is supposed to offer the promise of upward mobility for those willing to put in the labor. So why are nearly 31,000 Dallas...
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Can Do Luncheon Award Recipient 2017: The Real Estate Council

The Real Estate Council (TREC) is the largest and most influential organization of its kind, representing 95 percent of the commercial real estate business in...
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Can Do Luncheon Award Recipient 2017: Monique Weber

When Monique moved to Dallas, she hoped to leave behind the anxieties of living in the troubled Heart of Chicago neighborhood. She longed to...
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Can Do Luncheon Award Recipient 2017: Ashlee and Chris Kleinert

Chris Kleinert is CEO and president of Hunt Consolidated Investments, LLC, and co-CEO of its holding company, Hunt Consolidated, Inc. He is president of...
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Good Works Under 40

A big thank you to Dallas Foundation for nominating our Wilkinson Center Board Member and Young Friend Co-President, OJ DeSouza! This video features the...
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2016 Can Do Luncheon Award Recipient – North Texas Food Bank

The North Texas Food Bank was established in 1982 to address the critical issue of hunger in our community. Since that time, the impact...
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Wilkinson Center Young Friend White Party Fundraiser 2015

The annual White Party is hosted by the Young Friends of the Wilkinson Center. Gro Designs and Code Blue Sound & Entertainment transform the...
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2015 Can Do Award Recipient – Carlin Morris

In 1985 Carlin Morris began volunteering at Wilkinson Center, sorting clothes. Moms would bring in cardboard drawings of their children’s feet to measure shoes for...
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2015 Can Do Award Recipient – Communities Foundation

Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) is one of the nation’s largest community foundations, managing more than 900 charitable funds for families, companies, foundations and nonprofits. Their history...
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2015 Can Do Award Recipient Tonya Howard

Tonya Howard became a client of Wilkinson Center in November 2013. New to Texas, she had been working at a warehouse through a temporary employment agency...
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2014 Wilkinson Center Can Do Luncheon Award Recipient: The Women of Saint Michael

The Women of Saint Michael unite the women from Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church in a program of worship, study, service and...
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2014 Wilkinson Center Can Do Luncheon Client Award Recipient: Alphonso Brooks

Alphonso Brooks is a military veteran. He came to Wilkinson Center in 2011 to obtain his GED and worked hard to receive it by...
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2014 Wilkinson Center Can Do Award Recipients: Anne & Terry Conner

Terry Conner serves as Haynes and Boone's Managing Partner and a member of its Board of Directors. He has more than 30 years' experience...
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Family Education Center – Fall 2013

This is a short video about our Family Education Center and about the clients we serve and programs we offer. Check it out!
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Wilkinson Center Thank You Video

This is a thank you video to all our donors from the Wilkinson Center staff and clients. Without you all of our programs wouldn't...
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2014 Wilkinson Center Overview Video

This is a overview video to highlight our programs and what we do in the community! If you have a second take a look...
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2013 Wilkinson Center Can Do Award Recipient: Highland Park United Methodist Church

Highland Park United Methodist Church(HPUMC) has a rich history dating back to the founding of Southern Methodist University. The first services of the University...
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2013 Wilkinson Center Can Do Client Award Recipients- The Hartfield Family

The Hartfield family; Johnathan (27), Jazmine (21), Johnnie (22), and Joselyn (24); came to Wilkinson Center in 2011 to obtain their GED. They were homeschooled by...
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JOY IN OUR TOWN Interview with the Wilkinson Center

Cheri Duckworth from TBN's Joy In Our Town Show interviews the Wilkinson Center's Steve Thompson (Director of Emergency Services) & Jerry Hawkins (Director of...