Community Big Hearts

Salute COVID-19 Front-Line Workers Thursday Night at 7!

By Candy Evans / April 16, 2020 / 0 Comments
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Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses Features Top Local Talent, Benefits Abused Kids

By Leah Shafer / April 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

We love houses of all shapes and sizes. Today, we are appreciating some very special houses that help abused and neglected children in North Texas.  The 23rd Annual Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses will take place June 29 to July 15 at NorthPark Center. Local architects, builders, organizations, corporations, and individuals design, build and donate extraordinary children’s […]

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Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses Attracts Top North Texas Talent to the Event

By Leah Shafer / June 5, 2017 / 1 Comment
Les Owens of LRO Residential | Parade of Playhouses | CandysDirt.com

Dallas homebuilder Les Owens of LRO Residential puts the same details into the children’s playhouses he builds for the Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses as he does the multimillion dollar custom homes he builds in the city’s most tony neighborhoods, like Preston Hollow, Bluffview, and Highland Park. Want a playhouse with a copper roof? Wired for […]

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Raffle Mania: Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses at NorthPark Center Only a Few More Days

By Candy Evans / July 26, 2016 / 1 Comment

One of the best things about having grandchildren is counting the ways you can spoil them and still benefit the community. That’s why I need to get myself over to NorthPark Mall to browse the 21st Dallas CASA Parade of Playhouses. I’d better run: the 17-day event ends on Sunday, July 31 at 4:00 p.m. […]

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Turtle Creek Chorale to Perform in Honor of Orlando Victims

By Candy Evans / June 14, 2016 / 3 Comments

I wanted to highlight this information that came in as a comment: the Turtle Creek Chorale will be performing a free concert tonight, June 14th at 7:00 PM at Cathedral of Hope. Please join the Dallas community and the chorale at this time of reflection and healing in the wake of what happened in Orlando.

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Our Hearts Are With The Global LGBT Community and the People of Orlando

By Candy Evans / June 13, 2016 / 1 Comment

Words cannot describe the horror we at CandysDirt.com felt as the events of Orlando, Florida unfolded. Four of us had just returned from a celebratory trip to New Orleans, where we took home three achievement awards. Somehow that joy was diminished by the slaughter that took place in Orlando, a city known as a place […]

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