Donate something …
… to the North Dallas Shared Ministries. This interfaith nonprofit helps neighbors-in-need by providing food, medical care and clothes. The group annually depends on
$750,000 worth of food and hygiene items, like milk, bread, deodorant, and toothpaste. The clothes closet also accepts small appliances, bedding, linens, and household items. All donations can be dropped off at 2875 Merrell, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or Saturday,
9 a.m. to noon.
Attend an event …
… on Thursday, Nov. 5, at the Azure residency tower, 2900 McKinnon. The fifth annual Grape Escape benefitting Heart House, a free after-school program for at-risk Dallas kids, will feature live jazz, wine samplings and a silent auction. Local artists and children from the Heart House program also collaborated on several artworks, which will be displayed. Tickets range $50 to $500 and more information is available at hearthouse.org.
Know of ways that neighbors can spend time, attend an event, or purchase or donate something to benefit a neighborhood nonprofit? Email your suggestion to email@example.com.