Laying The Foundation For A Stronger Community

donate to the mint

Your donation will allow us continue our OUR MISSION

need food?

Our food pantry provides food to families in need


Rental and Utility Assistance for families impacted by COVID-19

Uplift Saturdays

Free Food Giveaway on the 1st & 3rd Saturday

Partner with us

Join the MoveMINT & Become a Corporate Partner

Uplift Saturdays

We have partnered with The Melville Family Foundation, Uplift Education, Albertsons and Pepsico to continue our Uplift Saturdays Food Distribution.

Our Partners

News & Information

Governor Abbott SNAP Benefits AnnouncEment

"Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) is providing approximately $246 million in emergency SNAP food benefits during May as Texas continues its response to the COVID-19 pandemic."

→ Continue Reading

DeSoto Military Appreciation Day

DeSoto's Veterans Affairs Committee will host an appreciation event for Veterans and their families on Military Appreciation Day, May 15th at 4:30 pm. All active duty and retired military are invited to DeSoto Town Center for a free burger sponsored by In & Out Burger.
→ Continue Reading

DeSoto Mayor's Summer Reading Club

Are you ready to have fun with the 2021 Mayor's Summer Reading Club in DeSoto, Texas? The DeSoto Mayor, Rachel Proctor, invites you to check out what's happening for summer reading! This year's Mayor's Summer Reading Club runs between May 29th - July 24th and is for ages 1-17.

→ Register Now

FEMA Funeral Expense Assistance

In early April, FEMA will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020 for deaths related to coronavirus (COVID-19) to help ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the pandemic.

→ Continue Reading


Sign up to receive MINT news, event notifications and monthly newsletters.

Upcoming Events

MINT Mission

To empower children and families to be self-sustaining through education, training, mentoring and service.

MINT Vision

We are dedicated to nurturing, educating, and promoting economic growth and social awareness to children, young adults, and families.

COVID-19 Resources

Dallas County resources for residents that are impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
► Español