Administrative Assistant Intern Position

FRI is a grassroots community-based organization made of 30-plus Neighborhood Associations and Crime Watch groups, law enforcement, non-profits, apartments, businesses, faith-based organizations, schools and other concerned groups and individuals, all working towards accomplishing our shared vision and mission. RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist the Office Manager with...

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FRI Operation Beautification Litter Clean Up Outcomes Report

On Saturday, February 27, FRI held our annual Operation Beautification Litter Clean Up event.  It was a great success and everyone had a lot of fun.  Below is our outcomes report: Key Underwriter:  Young Chevrolet Key Sponsor:  Councilperson Mark Clayton, District 9 Key Partners:  Walgreens, St. Rep. Eric Johnson’s Office (District 100),...


Thank you for an amazing day of giving!

We thank you all for your continued support and generosity! And a special thanks to all those who volunteered their time to help make North Texas Giving Day a success for the Ferguson Road Initiative. The 7th Annual North Texas Giving Day was a tremendous success! Exceeding their very own goals, this year the organization raised $33 million. North Texas Giving Day was...


North Texas Giving Day!

Donate to the Ferguson Road Initiative (FRI) Thursday, September 17th 6 a.m. – Midnight Make your gift to the FERGUSON ROAD INITIATIVE at By donating to the Ferguson Road Initiative on North Texas Giving Day you will help ensure that folks in our community will continue to benefit from free income tax assistance through our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)...


Join Our 50 @ $50 Campaign!

North Texas Giving Day is just around the corner! Join us September 17th as we continue our goal to gain 50 new donors at the $50 level with 100% renewals from last year. You can make a difference this North Texas Giving Day with your gift to the Ferguson Road Initiative. Make your gift on September 17th from 6am to midnight!!

Doctors Hospital at White Rock Lake

Doctors Hospital Donates to Ferguson Road Initiative

“Doctors Hospital at White Rock Lake increased its Founder’s Circle membership commitment to the Ferguson Road Initiative (FRI) from $1,000 to $10,000 this year.” “As the health care provider in East Dallas and the largest employer in the area, it is important to Doctors Hospital to partner with groups like FRI who are tirelessly working to improve all aspects of Far East...


Doctors Hospital Donates $10,000 to FRI and Challenges the Community to Match by July 4th

DALLAS (April 19, 2015) – Doctors Hospital at White Rock Lake increased its Founder’s Circle membership commitment to the Ferguson Road Initiative from $1,000 to $10,000, and the hospital is challenging the FRI community to match its gift by July 4, 2015. This sponsorship level will make Doctors Hospital the lead FRI supporter, continuing the partnership that the organizations have...


FRI Hosted City Council District 7 Candidate Forum a Success!

Our Candidate Forum for District 7, like the one we hosted for District 9, was a huge success! We had 70 friends and neighbors turn-out to learn more about the eight candidates running for District 7. This was a really great opportunity to get to know the candidates. FRI is a grass-root, nonprofit organization that has worked hard over the last 15 years to earn the respect of City Hall. We...


Operation Beautification Spring Clean Up

Operation Beautification, a city-wide community cleanup will happen rain or shine on May 16! Homeowners, neighborhood associations, faith organizations, crime watch groups, service, schools and other civic groups are all encouraged to participate. FRI will coordinate with participating groups to provide trash collection support for our FRI neighborhoods that choose to join the cleanup effort....

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FRI Presents District 7 City Council Candidates Forum

Candidates Include: [one_half]Hasani Burton Kevin Felder Baranda Fermin John Lawson[/one_half] [one_half_last] Randall Parker James Turknet Juanita Wallace Tiffinni Young[/one_half_last] When: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 6:00 – 8:00 pm Where: White Rock Church of Christ Fellowship Hall 9220 Ferguson Road