History

HISTORY/HONORS

  • May 2010
    Board of Directors established and Bylaws adopted
  • Sept 2010
    Won 1st Place ($25K) in Kellogg’s/PopTarts Family FUNd Contest
  • Nov 2010
    501c3 Status received
  • Jan 2011
    Opened Capital Avenue Location
    Joined Plano Chamber of Commerce (held Ribbon Cutting)
  • May 2011
    Founding Director graduated from Leadership Plano
  • Aug 2011
    Won 1st Place ($30 K + $5K in bonus prizes) from Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • May 2013
    Community Leader of the Year Awards of Excellence Recipient (Junior League of CC)
    Plano Principals’ Association Honoree
  • June 2013
    Hired first staff member (Susan Gibson, Part Time Coordinator)
  • Jan 2014
    Plano Profile Feature Article
  • May 2014
    Awards of Excellence Nominee (Junior League of Collin County)
  • Jan 2015
    Moved out of Capital location to Operations office at Infinite Bounds
    Started offering Programs/Services out in the Community
  • Feb 2015
    Awards of Excellence Nominee (Junior League of Collin County)
  • Nov 2015
    Celebrated 5-year anniversary (served over 5,000 families in 1st 5 years!)
  • Dec 2015
    Moved back to an Operations Office near downtown Plano

Taking families SURVIVING to THRIVING!