Home For The Holidays

City of Dallas Adopt a Family Program


Your family has been chosen to participate in the 8th Annual City of Dallas Home For The Holidays Adopt-A-Family program. Mayor Pro Tem Tennell Atkins and Dallas Cowboys' Wide Receiver, Dez Bryant have teamed up to provide each family with not only Christmas gifts, but Thanksgiving dinner as well. The goal of this program is to provide holiday JOY to as many families as possible; therefore, each event is INVITATION ONLY. Your name was provided for the program and it can not be changed at this point. There are TWO events this year and the details have been outlined below.

Your J. N. Ervin family is so EXCITED that your family was chosen to participate in the program. We wish you well this holiday season and hope that you enjoy the events. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Ms. Freeman 214.749.3700 or RoFreeman@dallasisd.org .

Happy Holidays!

Thanksgiving Dinner

Friday, Nov. 21st, 5-8pm

Oak Cliff YMCA 6701 S. Hampton Road Dallas, Texas 75232

Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant wanted to make sure that each family not only had a good Christmas, but a nice Thanksgiving as well. Each family has been assigned a voucher to receive a free Thanksgiving Turkey| meal. The vouchers should be at the YMCA as of November 13th. You do NOT have to pick the voucher up before the event, but you should call to make sure your voucher is there. The phone number is 214.330.6321.

This is an invitation only event. The voucher is in your name and can not be changed.

2014 Family Gifting Day

The Family Gifting Event will take place, Tuesday, December 9, 2014 9:30am - 11:30am at the ALoft Hotel Downtown Dallas. FREE parking courtesy of the ALoft Hotel ONLY so be sure you are in their lot. Families should arrive at 9:15am to check in and light snacks will be served.

RSVP is REQUIRED for this event by December 5, 2014.

RSVP contact: Maria Salazar

You can contact her by phone 214.670.0779 or email Maria.Salazar@dallascityhall.com to RSVP.

It is IMPORTANT that you RSVP. Families that do not RSVP will be removed from the guest list.