April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020 Welcome to Frontline Child Care! On this site you will find information on child care options for Texas’ frontline workers fighting to stop the spread of COVID-19. This website is an initiative of Governor Greg Abbott in coordination with the following state agencies: frontlinechildcare.texas.gov/

April 2, 2020 Frost has announced that it will donate $2 million to a variety of Texas charities that are helping curb the effects of the novel coronavirus pandemic. In San Antonio, where Frost is based, $1 million will be distributed to nonprofit organizations, the bank said Tuesday. Frost banks in the Dallas, Fort Worth […]

April 2, 2020 Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s March 31 executive order regarding behavior and activities permitted during the COVID-19 outbreak has helped introduce consistent rules across Texas and the Dallas Region Shortly after Gov. Abbott issued Executive Order GA-14, Collin County Judge Chris Hill rescinded his executive order, which had previously declared all businesses in […]

April 2, 2020 The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits last week shot to a record high for a second week in a row – topping 6 million – as more jurisdictions enforced stay-at-home measures to curb the coronavirus pandemic, which economists say has pushed the economy into recession.\ Initial claims for unemployment […]

April 1, 2020

If you’re among those financially impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, you might be concerned about how to pay your mortgage or rent. Federal and state governments have announced plans to help struggling homeowners during this time. Read this to get information on what to do now, and what your options are for mortgage and rental […]

March 31, 2020 City officials are urging Dallasites who can afford to put off shopping for the next couple of days to stay away from grocery stores so that recipients of food assistance programs like WIC can buy the food that they need. In a Facebook post on Monday, city council representative Adam Medrano asked […]

April 1, 2020 On Thursday, the North Texas Food Bank will distribute free food in Fair Park using its mobile food pantries to help those who are facing increased food insecurity during the coronavirus crisis. The event, made possible in conjunction with Fair Park First, Spectra and In the City for Good, will be from […]

April 1, 2020 In many ways, philanthropy is the silent industry of Dallas. In the best of times, corporate and personal charity define the giving warmth of our community, and in the worst of times, it is an indispensable source of aid and comfort. We are pleased that charitable funding organizations are rising to the […]

April 1, 2020 In New York and California, where coronavirus cases are spiking, officials are pleading for more help — not just masks, beds and ventilators but more doctors, nurses and technicians. “Help New York. We are the ones who are hit right now,” New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Monday. “If you have […]

April 1, 2020 Now is the time for companies to put people – not profits – first, in their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s the takeaway from a survey taken by the global public relations and marketing firm Edelman, which held an exclusive virtual town hall with the Dallas Regional Chamber on Tuesday, March […]