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21Jul 2015
Jul 21, 2015

Education campaign returns with powerful stories to help Texas quit smoking

DALLAS, TEXAS – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is airing its latest round of ads featuring real people who are living with the effects of smoking-related diseases. The newest ads in the Tips from Former Smokers campaign tell the story of how real […]

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14Jul 2015
Jul 14, 2015

The Concilio Joins National Movement to End Senior Hunger


Community organizations come together to increase older adult SNAP enrollment

Dallas, Texas (July 10, 2015) – When it comes to eating a healthy diet, millions of Americans 65 and over face a double whammy: their income is fixed, and their spending on food is consuming a […]

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10Feb 2015
Feb 10, 2015

CEO coming to Dallas Festival of Ideas helps migrant families improve health, education

“We show them if they want a better future for their children, they have to get involved,” Florencia Velasco Fortner, CEO of Dallas nonprofit The Concilio, says of parents.

Staff Writer, Dallas Morning News
Published: 07 February 2015 10 […]

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19Jan 2015
Jan 19, 2015

The Concilio is the 2014 Nonprofit of the Year! #NonprofitoftheYear

What is Nonprofit of the Year?

This Award of Excellence is presented annually to the nonprofit organization that has best implemented a program clearly focused on advancing its mission to address a community need. Winners demonstrate measurable outcomes, sustainability, positive community impact, collaborative efforts and strategic […]

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