Q and A with Carol Klocek, CEO, Center for Transforming Lives

PBx: How long have you worked for Center for Transforming Lives?CK: 10 years PBx: Why do you believe in the work of this organization?CK: I’ve gotten into this work because I wanted to help people like myself. I grew up in poverty. I see myself in each one of the women we serve. I want …

Guest Post: The Hidden

by Carol Klocek, CEO, Center for Transforming Lives In late February, I had an opportunity to speak about family homelessness at a forum designed to address the growing reality in our community and in our country.  On the panel with me was a courageous young mother who told her story of waiting to get into …

Guest Post: Fort Worth Metro

by Ruth Calzada, Executive Director, Fort Worth Metro People ask me often “why do you do what you do?”  My short answer is always “I can’t imagine doing anything else.”  But allow me to share my long answer with you. I was 12 years old in the summer between my 7/8 grade school year. I …

Congratulations!

Thanks so everyone who voted in the Nonprofit of the Month Reader’s Choice poll! I look forward to learning more and sharing more with you all about a variety of nonprofits, including our Reader’s Choice winners: Tarrant County Furniture Bank Tarrant Churches Together Center for Transforming Lives James L. West Center for Dementia Care

Vote for your Favorite

You’ve told us who is your favorite, and now it’s time to vote for your favorite nonprofit to be featured as the Reader’s Choice nonprofit of the month. Vote on the PBx Facebook page to select the Reader’s Choice nonprofit. Voting will end July 24. Reader’s Choice nonprofits will receive: Q&A with staff member of …

What’s Your Favorite Fort Worth Area Nonprofit?

We all have our favorite nonprofit organizations. Whether we’ve worked for them, received services from them, volunteer for them, or simply love their mission, our favorites leave a mark on our hearts. As PhilanthroBlox grows, I want to share favorite nonprofits with my growing readership through a new feature launching in August, Nonprofit of the …