2016 is here! We are so excited about the new year and the opportunities that a New Year brings. 2015 was a great year for us as we completed our first calendar year. We experienced many great moments of serving our community and being a resource to so many. Choosing the main highlight of the year would be difficult but sharing many stories would be exceptionally easy.
Every day at the Dream Center we see so many people served, empowered, and encouraged. Our food assistance program and our free clothing touches hundreds of people every week. These 2 programs also provide needed resources that are basic needs for life and living.
Maybe you have heard that we were privileged to take over the operations of Mothers on Missions. We are humbled and honored to inherit and carry on the legacy of Mothers on Mission. This ministry has been providing free clothing in Gregg County for 8 years. In 2015 alone we distributed over 109,000 pieces of free clothing and Mom’s has distributed over 300,000 pieces of FREE CLOTHING since their beginning in 2007.
2015 was a year for us to celebrate. Our greatest achievement was the new relationships we established with a variety of partners, friends, and organizations. One of our prized relationships is with the East Texas Food Bank. The Food Bank has been a great resource to us and a true partner in providing hunger relief to Gregg County.
The East Texas food bank not only provides us quality food for the best price possible but also supplies us with a variety of free resources, food scholarships, and other supportive means.
The East Texas Food Bank is also our partner in serving the Senior Citizens of our city. Every month we partner together to serve over 150 clients. We have increased this program over 50% in 2015 alone. This program provides a large size quantity of food and the quality is top notch to qualified families.
The best part of this program are the relationships that our team has established with these wonderful people.
We hope you will join us on this journey.
- You can make a donation here on the home page. Just click on the PayPal button.
- You can become a food assistance partner by giving a regular monthly donation.
- You can report to us any child or family that is suffering from hunger.
- You can make a difference by joining a volunteer team.
And finally…You can also be one of the first
partners in our 100 for $100.00 campaign.