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TLF Career Panel

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TLF held a very successful career panel meeting on Sunday, January 13th, 2019.  The speakers included Jasmine Douglas, an engineer at Kimley-Horn and TLF career member from the class of 2011; Rebekah Kay, Director, Federal and Political Affairs at Vistra Energy; Byron Sanders, President and CEO of Big Thought; Casey Boland, teacher extraordinaire at Lake Highlands HS; Donald Carter, Vice President of CartGroup Consultants; and Allison Chaney, Director of Sales Integration at Encompass Health.  Thank you for sharing your knowledge and expertise with TLF students.

TLF Financial Literacy, National Prescription Drug Take Back Day and Collection of Donations for Human Trafficking Victims

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UPCOMING MEETING:

TLF will host a financial literacy workshop on October 21,  2018 at the offices of Istation.  Primerica Financial Services will be our presenter and will include one of our own TLF career members, Cody Copeland, TLF 2012.

COMMUNITY EVENTS:

TLF students have decided to participate in two community initiatives.  On Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pm TLF students are partnering with the District Attorney’s Office and Human Trafficking division of the Sexual Assault Unit, Safer Dallas Better Dallas and the Rotary Club of Dallas to collect items for safety kits for victims of human trafficking.  Donations can be dropped off at Woodrow Wilson High School, 100 S Glasgow Dr, Dallas, TX 75214.  They are collecting  blankets, packaged gum, travel sized toiletries, feminine products, and fast food gift cards.

TLF students are also partnering with the DEA, Safer Dallas Better Dallas, Dallas Police Department, and the Rotary Club of Dallas in a National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.  This event will take place concurrently with the collection of items for human trafficking vitems on October 27, 2018 from 10:00am-2:00pm.  You are encouraged to clean out your medicine cabinets and bring your unwanted or expired drugs to Woodrow to get them off the streets and help fight this growing epidemic.

Istation Co-Hosts Fundraiser with Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott and Charles Haley

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Istation Co-Hosts Fundraiser with Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott and Charles Haley

Haley’s Tackle Tomorrow (which provides equipment, teachers, and Istation reading software to Dallas after-school programs for at-risk kids) and Prescott’s Faith Fight Finish foundation co-hosted a golf tournament on Monday, August 27 at Topgolf.