Houston-area organization seeking to cover funeral expenses for victims of Astroworld Festival
A Houston-area non-profit organization that started in the middle of Hurricane Harvey in 2017 said it donated approximately $17,000 in funeral expenses for victims of Friday night’s tragedy at Astroworld Festival.
A CELEBRATION IN REMEMBRANCE: The Mistick Krewe of Okeanos hosts Day of the Dead Fiesta
Compañía de Danza Folklórica — a New Braunfels organization that aims to enhance and enrich Mexican-Folk history and culture through dance — recently performed at a Day of the Dead Fiesta.The Dia de l[San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] News San Marcos News, San Marcos Record [Texas State]sanmarcosrecord.com
Texas Regional Bank sponsors students with donation to Head to Toe
Texas Regional Bank recently donated $1,000 to Head to Toe — a San Marcos organization that helps local grade school students. Texas Regional Bank's donation sponsors 50 kids through Head to Toe. Above, Texas Regional Bank employees and Head to Toe organizers pose for a photo. Daily Record photo by Lance Winter [San Marcos, TX] [Hays County news] News San Marcos News, Sansanmarcosrecord.com
Former North Shore nonprofit director charged with stealing more than $800,000 meant for disabled children
The former executive director of a North Shore nonprofit aimed at helping disabled children has been charged in federal court with stealing more than $800,000 from the organization.chicagotribune.com
4 must-haves items to help you clean and organize your home in 2021
Home improvement & lifestyle expert, Kathryn Emery, shares four must-haves items that could make your tasks a bit easier. Rubbermaid® FastTrack® Rail Garage Storage System (Rubbermaid® FastTrack® Rail Garage Storage System)Product: Rubbermaid Fast Track Garage Storage Rail SystemGet it: here“When organized, the garage can serve as another room. Shark IQ Robot (Kathryn Emery)Product: Shark IQ RobotGet it: here“I tested four robotic vacuums recently and I love the Shark. Rejuvenate Antibacterial Floor Cleaner (Kathryn Emery)Product: Rejuvenate Antibacterial Floor CleanerGet it: here“This product will kill germs within 5 seconds. Since it’s an antibacterial cleaner it will kill germs everywhere so use it in common, high touch areas such as faucets, doorknobs, remote controls, light switches and more.
Lightfoot-backed plan to let Cubs defer infrastructure payment to city advances
“Someone has to explain, to at least me, from such an organization that has strong financial backing, obviously, it’s a billion-dollar industry, a billion-dollar entity, why we should defer this payment, besides the fact that there’s no baseball and there’s other things in play?” Cardenas said.chicagotribune.com
Crime Stoppers of Houston celebrates 40 years of service to the community
HOUSTON – It’s been an amazing journey for Crime Stoppers of Houston. “We are your neighborhood non-profit public safety organization,” said CEO Rania Mankarious. We work hand in hand with law enforcement to solve some of those difficult cases. Hand in hand with media and the community.”As a part of the celebration, Crime Stoppers of Houston is hosting a special speaker series featuring Dateline NBC Correspondent Andrea Canning. Contact Rania Mankarious