ExxonMobil, Employees and Retirees Contribute Nearly $5 Million to Texas Colleges and Universities

The ExxonMobil Foundation said today that 64 accredited Texas colleges and universities will receive nearly $5 million as part of the ExxonMobil Foundation’s Educational Matching Gift Program. ExxonMobil employees and retirees contributed almost $2.5 million to Texas colleges and universities, and those individual donations were matched by nearly $2.5 million in ExxonMobil Foundation grants. The […]

Irving ISD To Offer Free Meals To All Students For 2021-2022 School Year

Irving Independent School District announced its policy today that this school year, healthy meals will be offered every school day to all students at no cost. Typically, a student’s household must meet income eligibility requirements to qualify for free or reduced-price meals. However, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued guidance that allows schools […]

Irving Teen Starts Own Business And Gives Back To Community

Sixteen-year-old Syed Ashraf is no ordinary teen. Syed founded and runs the online business Livwell Trendz. After a year of being indoors playing video games due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Syed was tired of the routine. Early in 2021, he approached his parents with a request. He wanted to make money for his college education […]