In 2016, we held our initial Mayor’s Week of Compassionate Service, encouraging families, businesses, organizations and friends across Tarrant County to come together and create a project or simply promote an existing project during this unique week.

78 organizations participated, and here are a few of the service projects we promoted:

  • Cleaning debris from vacant lots
  • “Make a wish” art party
  • Tutoring services
  • Chaperoning students for a local school
  • Donation drive for babies
  • Nursing home visitation
  • Purpose workshops
  • Litter pick up
  • Feeding the homeless through a local organization
  • Clothing drive
  • Delivering for meals-on-wheels
  •  Giving blood
  • Book drive for local organizations
  • Mentoring teens through local organizations
  • Creating cards for children in local hospitals
  • Building a house
  • No cost haircuts for seniors.
  • Park clean up
  • Tax preparation for low wage earners