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Sharing Life exists to demonstrate compassion by effectively and efficiently providing dignified, benevolent services to families in need in Mesquite and Southeastern Dallas County.

Our Financial Empowerment Center provides employment workshops, financial education and coaching, basic needs supports, and healthcare skill training programs through collaborations with El Centro College and Eastfield College.

Services include:

Employment Services

  • Essential skills and job readiness training
  • Patient Care Tech (PCT) skill training
  • Phlebotomy training
  • Community Healthcare Worker (CHW) training
  • Placement assistance and retention services

Income Support

  • Public benefit screening and access
  • Sharing Life Food Pantry, clothing
  • Utility assistance

Financial Wellness

  • Group financial education
  • Individual financial coaching

Want to learn more about CFT’s focus on Economic Security?

At Communities Foundation of Texas, we are deeply committed to making a profound and measurable impact in the economic success across the North Texas community. If you have questions on our work, or would like to learn how you could invest alongside us, please contact us.