CW33’s Local Champions is designed to be resource for people in the Dallas – Ft. Worth area to find charities and organizations to give money or time to through donations or volunteerism and help better their local communities.
Our preference is to highlight local charities with a track record of putting at least 75% of their annual revenues directly toward the cause vs. other expenses.
These organizations are selected as we feel they have the greatest impact and measureable effect on the people, pets or programs their charity serves in the DFW area.
Continue reading Carry The Load Highlighted as One of CW33’s Local Champions
Stephen Holley is a former Navy SEAL who founded the nonprofit Carry the Load in 2011 and started an outdoor clothing company called Sixsite. The Dallas native appears to be the model of success for a veteran who returned home to start a family and build a career. Even so, Holley has struggled with debilitating depression.
He spoke to George Mason, senior pastor of Wilshire Baptist Church in Dallas, about his journey from Navy SEAL to entrepreneur.
Continue reading This Navy SEAL founded a national nonprofit, started a successful business, and still faced depression
The Carry The Load West Coast Relay arrives in San Antonio on Sunday for a rally in Military City USA.
Continue reading Carry The Load arrives in San Antonio Sunday, rally at noon at La Villita
Employees of the Adairsville Lowe’s Distribution Center participated in an awareness walk for the organization Carry The Load Wednesday from Friendship Baptist Church in Cartersville to the Tom B. David Airport in Calhoun.
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DALLAS, Texas (KTHV) – In an ongoing effort to connect Americans to the sacrifices made daily by our military, law enforcement, firefighters, rescue personnel and their families, Carry the Load kicked off its Memorial May campaign and will make several stops in the Natural State.
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SAN ANGELO, TX (KWES) – Remembering friends and family, one Midland native and Navy veteran is joining Carry the Load on their march to Dallas.
Continue reading Local veteran joins the Memorial Day march to Dallas in honor of fallen friends
A two-day Memorial Day event will be held upon the group’s arrival in Dallas.
Continue reading Carry the Load Cross-Country Relay for Memorial Day
Carry the Load, a nonprofit that raises money for causes that support the nation’s military, law enforcement and other first responders, made a stop on the Central Coast Saturday.
Continue reading “Carry the Load” bus makes stop on Central Coast
WESTFIELD, Ind.–Last year on Memorial Day, Ronald Russell carried a 44 lb. backpack on a 22 mile walk. He did it not only to honor veterans, police officers and firefighters, but to experience a bit of the pain those people have gone through. He’s doing it again this year, and he’s inviting you along.
Continue reading Carry the Load: A 22 Mile Walk for Memorial Day
Carry the Load is coming through Dunlap Thursday, May 17, on its way to Dallas, Tex.
Continue reading Carry The Load to come through Dunlap Thursday afternoon