April 7, 2014

Determined and Embracing Life Each Day

Meet Teresita. Her story is like so many of those helped by your CLC donations:  She gets up every day, dressed and ready for work.  A woman in her 60's.  Proud mother of two boys. Married nearly 50 years.  Worked her whole life as a teacher, babysitter, nanny.  Unemployed since...



April 3, 2014

Volunteer Spotlight: Colette Vallot

If you haven’t had the opportunity to meet Colette, it could be because she often isn’t in the same place very long. Her boundless energy and passion for life keeps her on the go!  Colette serves as President of the Board of Directors for Community Lifeline this year. Involved with CLC since...



March 20, 2014

Girl Scouts Work with CLC and Pet Pantry

[caption id="attachment_5194" align="alignleft" width="212"] Top Row - Cheryl Spencer, Christine Hockin-Boyd, Delphia Adeogun.Bottom Row - Girl Scout Troop 1161[/caption] What happens to Fido and Fluffy when the family is in crisis and has trouble putting dinner on the table for the humans?   Do...



March 19, 2014

Looking Back at 25 Years of Community Lifeline Service

It was 1992. Toronto won the World Series, the Redskins the Super Bowl, and the average gallon of gas, $1.13.  And, the population of McKinney was a bit over 21,000.  And, the McKinney United Way Service Center was making new friends as the search for additional board members continued. Local residents...



March 18, 2014

Volunteer & Supporter Highlight: Jerry Kay

Jerry Kay’s favorite word is joy. Anyone who doesn’t know her is missing out! Jerry sees joy, lives joyously, and spreads joy in all that she does. One smile from Jerry and anything troubling you melts away. “I am most passionate about showing a caring, positive attitude toward people who are...



March 5, 2014

Did You Read This?

When you think about the people CLC serves – those who find themselves unable to pay their bills this month – what picture comes to mind? Would it surprise you that based on a newly released study, nearly 50% of households in Texas lack sufficient liquid assets to subsist at the poverty level...



March 5, 2014

Church Spotlight: Hillcrest Christian Church

“God is bigger than you know, better than you heard, and His grace is beyond our imagination!" As Senior Minister at Hillcrest Christian Church, Brandon Bradley is amazed at the work God is doing at Hillcrest, and in the community. At CLC, we are amazed to have Brandon’s attitude of servant leadership...



March 4, 2014

Stonebridge Surgery Center Event Benefiting Community Lifeline Center



March 3, 2014

Looking Back at 25 Years of Community Lifeline Service

It’s Community Lifeline Center’s 25th anniversary. Over the coming year we’ll be featuring brief stories about our history. Last issue we talked about the birth of the organization. Here’s a look back at the first few years of CLC’s existence. It was 1990. Karen Campbell was executive director...



February 19, 2014

Looking Back at 25 Years of Community Lifeline Service

It’s Community Lifeline Center’s 25th anniversary. Over the coming year we’ll be featuring brief stories about our history. Let’s start at the beginning: The first recorded meeting of Community Lifeline Center was for a meeting on July 13, 1989. At that time, CLC was actually known as McKinney...



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