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Note from the President


We are thrilled to announce that Dragons Care can begin receiving grant requests from staff, teachers and SRO officers now that the school year has begun! We have been preparing for this for a full year now and our entire team is ready to support our staff in their time of need. If you are a staff member and you haven't watched our tutorial video or if you are interested in the process, please watch this video.


We wanted to make the process as easy as possible for staff to start receiving support, while also being good stewards of the funds we are raising from our incredibly generous donors. When we receive grant requests that we can share, they will be located on our website under current staff needs, our facebook page, instagram and/or twitteraccounts based on the staff members comfort level. So please make sure that you are following those social media pages so that you can click on individual needs because that is how we operate - we are a needs based non-profit. Following us on social media, our website and reading this newsletter are the best ways to see if someone from your campus needs assistance or if you feel called to help someone in particular. And if any needs aren't met, we will pull from our donations that we have been receiving from those of you that have chosen to give online to the Dragons Care Fund. I hope that this helps explain our process and if you ever have ANY questions, please reach out to us at info@dragons-care.org.


Lastly, we have a HUGE opportunity, thanks to the Southlake Chamber of Commerce, to show our love for our staff by showing up for them at the Dragons Care Ribbon Cutting. Please come, RSVP and personally invite your campus teachers and staff to this event so that we can show them how much we TRULY appreciate them. All of the details are below.

We could not do this without ALL of YOU! We are a village and we are so grateful for your support and advocacy.


Sincerest appreciation,

Virginia Hinkle


 

Join us at the Southlake Chamber of Commerce Ribbon-cutting Ceremony for Dragons Care, Tuesday, September 12th from 4-6 pm. The ribbon-cutting will take place around 4:45/5 pm.

We are bringing together the staff of Carroll ISD, families of Carroll ISD, and community members of Southlake to come together for this momentous occasion, where we will celebrate the formation of Dragons Care, a support system for our staff district-wide. You won't want to miss it!

We will have TWO Kona Ice trucks, Charlie the mascot, photo ops & our very own Emerald Belles to celebrate our amazing staff! This is truly a celebration to show our support for our staff and #GetLoudWithLove!

And we will also be providing activities for the kids! We can't wait to see you there!

Everyone is invited and we encourage you to personally invite your Dragon teachers, staff and SRO's to this special celebration. You can RSVP at the link below. Hope to see you there!



The FIRST 100 PEOPLE TO ARRIVE AT THE RIBBON CUTTING GET A FREE #GetLoudWithLove DRAGONS CARE T-SHIRT provided by the Wynne Moore Group. You can wear this shirt to the Pink Out Dragons football game to show your support for breast cancer patients, survivors, and loved ones we've lost.


 

Upcoming Events:

  • Saturday, August 26th - 7am - 1pm

Peace, Love & Little Donuts Gives Back to Dragons Care

100% of ALL SALES (excluding taxes & tips) will benefit Dragons Care! So please come and join us for this great event!

601 E Southlake Blvd.


  • Tuesday, September 12th - 4pm - 6pm

Dragons Care Ribbon-Cutting Celebration

Celebrations will start at 4 pm and the ribbon cutting will take place around 5:45/6 pm. Let's #GetLoudWithLove and show support for all of our CISD staff!

Rustin Pavilion @ Southlake Town Square




SHOUT OUT to Our Most Recent Give Back Partners - Armend's Pizza & Pasta, Feed Store BBQ & More and Chick-Fil-A!

We wanted to give a HUGE shout out to our Give Back partners during the month of August! And thank you to all of the community members that came out to support these local restaurants AND Dragons Care!


We have one more give back event coming up on Saturday, August 26th!Peace, Love and Little Donuts will be donating 100% of the day's sales, excluding taxes and tips, to Dragons Care. We hope to see you there!


Thank you, Armend's Pizza & Pasta!

Thank you, Feedstore BBQ & More Southlake!


Thank you, Chick-Fil-A!




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