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Young Friend White Party Kickoff Event

Thank you to everyone who came out to support our Young Friend White Party kickoff event at Hotel Zaza! We were able to raise...
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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...

White Party Kicks Off With the Happiest Hour – Preston Hollow

The Young Friends of the Wilkinson Center will host its fifth annual White Party Benefit at 6500 Cedar Springs on Saturday, June 4th. The...

The White Party 2019

Hosted by the Young Friends, the annual White Party is our biggest event of the year. Guests are encouraged to dress in white as they enjoy live music, live performers, drink specials, raffle, a photo booth, complimentary light bites and more. 100% of the proceeds from the door admission go toward The Wilkinson Center.
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Can Do Patron Party Guests Dined on Central Market Feast at Joyce and Larry...

BY JEANNE PREJEAN Tornadoes were tipping through Oklahoma. Once again North Texas lucked out and avoided the hit while the folks north of the Red...

Young Friend White Party Fundraiser

Young Friend White Party Fundraiser
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Young Friends of Wilkinson Center Danced Without a Sound Heard at the Second Annual...

BY JEANNE PREJEAN Hate loud music? Don’t always like the tune that the DJ is playing? Well, the Young Friends of Wilkinson Center came up...

Can Do Luncheon Sponsor Party 2015

Thank you to all of our donors who supported our Can Do Luncheon! A special thank you to Joyce & Larry Lacerte for letting...
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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 2013

Wilkinson Center to Celebrate First Annual Can Do Luncheon; Can Do Luncheon Will Be Held May 21st, 2013 Wilkinson Center, an organization dedicated to helping...
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Sold-Out 2016 Can Do! Luncheon Celebrated Food For Thought And Stories Of Success By...

BY JEANNE PREJEAN Those Melnick sisters must have a great relationship with Mother Nature. Last year Leslie (Melnick) Diers chaired The Wilkinson Center’s Can Do!...
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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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White Party Fundraiser 2019

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Friends of Wilkinson Center Donned Fringe, Turquoise, and Boots for Spirit of Taos Event

The Spirit of Taos event was recently hosted by the Friends of Wilkinson Center at The Lot in Lakewood. The event kicked off with a...

Wilkinson Center Shoe Drive 2014

The Wilkinson Center Shoe Drive was a HUGE success this year! We were able to supply 1,394 pairs of shoes to kids in need!...
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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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Despite Threats of Storms, More than a Thousand Celebrated The White Party for The...

BY JEANNE PREJEAN Those folks at The Wilkinson Center always seem to miss the weather bullet. Its Can Do! Luncheon has succeeded despite tornado warnings...

Can Do Luncheon 2015

Thank you to all of our donors who supported our 2015 Can Do Luncheon! A special thank you to our lovely luncheon chair, Leslie...
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2017 Wilkinson Center Toy Distribution Event

We had 120 incredible volunteers help more than 111 families and 274 children as they received 1,800+ toys that were so generously donated to...

Wilkinson Young Friend White Party Fundraiser 2013

**MEDIA ALERT: THE YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE WILKINSON CENTER TO HOST SECOND ANNUAL WHITE PARTY BENEFIT AT SAINT ANN RESTAURANT & BAR** WHAT: The Young...
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Confetti Cannons, Samba Dancers and Congo Lines Make This Young Professionals Party White Hot

BY JANE ROZELLE Samba dancers weaved their way through the crowd, forming congo lines here and there as Young Friends of Wilkinson Center turned up...
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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...

Wilkinson Center Backpack Drive 2014

A huge thank you to Highland Park United Methodist Church and Prudential for donating a total of 225 backpacks to hand out to kids...
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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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White Party Cleaned Up

On Friday, June 13, the White Party by the Young Friends of Wilkinson Center was held at Saint Ann Restaurant & Bar. This was...

The White Party Fundraiser by Young Friends of Wilkinson Center

A big thank you to all of our 2015 White Party sponsors and to everyone who came out to support the Young Friends of...