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Community e-Newsletter | March 2019
Pot of Gold Luncheon:
Tickets Available NOW!
 

PLEASE NOTE: Sponsorship commitment must be received by  April 1 to be included in the luncheon program! (Bronze sponsors and above)

You won't want to miss this year's exciting event, which will include inspiring keynote speaker Marlee Matlin, a book signing, a fantastic silent auction, a raffle and, as always, encouraging words from the children and families we serve. This year's goal is to raise $250,000 for Rainbow Days.

Are YOU READY to help Rainbow Days make a difference in the lives of children and youth experiencing adversity in our community? All proceeds benefit Rainbow Days.

For more information and questions,  please visit our  website or contact Volunteer & Events Manager Sunni Roaten at SunniR@RainbowDays.org    or ( 214) 217-3833.

Yoga Benefiting RDI | April 7

Grab a Yoga Mat and BREATHE!



Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 7, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. for a special yoga session at The Mat Yoga Studio - Dallas. At this special event, all levels of yoga students will learn the benefits of practicing yoga. Afterwards, you will have the chance to learn about Rainbow Days  and hear more about the upcoming Pot of Gold Luncheon Tickets to this fun event cost $25 a person, and 100 PERCENT of the proceeds will benefit Rainbow Days! Spots are limited, so be sure to reserve yours TODAY!

To purchase tickets, please visit our Eventbrite page!

Easter Eggstravaganza | April 13
Calling all Donors!

Join us in making a difference in children's lives this spring at our annual Easter Eggstravaganza, hosted by Lovers Lane United Methodist Church!

On April 13, we anticipate serving more than 500 children and families residing in area shelters. On this special day of family fun and spring-themed activities, each child and parent will receive an Easter basket full of fun items and essentials.

We need the help of our generous in-kind and financial supporters! Currently, our greatest needs are Easter baskets, stuffed animals and financial donations to make this special event possible and memorable for the families we serve. 

Visit our SignUp Genius page for more information and to sign up to make an in-kind donation. Financial donations designated for Easter Eggstravaganza may be made on our website.

Program Highlight:
Cowboy Camp Spring Break Adventure
 


On March 11 and 12, we had a blast partnering with Hope Supply Co. for our annual Cowboy Camp spring break adventure. Together, we hosted more than 80 local children living in shelters and motels for two unforgettable days of exploring nature, zip lining, rock climbing and discovering Texas history.

Click here to check out more photos from this awesome camp!

Parenting Tip:
Keep Your Kids Drug-Free!



Opioid misuse is on the rise across the nation. But no matter the size, no matter the type, opioids are more dangerous than most other drugs. Remember to keep opioids safely tucked away from your children!

Visit Texas Health and Human Services for more resources and tips to keep you and your children safe and drug-free!