As a community-based organization, Network, Inc., responds to human need by giving short-term assistance with the goal of helping individuals achieve self-sufficiency. A true front-line charity nestled in the backyard of the renown Telecom Corridor, NETWORK remains a frontrunner in quantities of food (over 500,000 lbs.) distributed annually to the needy and in total number served (over 35,000 annually in the last two years) for basic needs assistance in the Dallas County area.
Through its Emergency Services division Network offers the following assistance programs and projects to qualifying families, individuals and seniors in need;
- Food assistance
- Clothing assistance
- Rent and utility assistance
- School Supplies for Children
- Holiday Toys for Children
Across 14 zip codes where over 20, 000 children are on free or reduced lunch because of low household incomes, NETWORK has led the efforts to lessen the burden of individuals, families and seniors. 85% of the annual budget for NETWORK supports programs that assist the hungry and the homeless.