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Rental/Utility Assistance for DeSoto and Dallas Residents

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Our food pantry provides food to families in need

Uplift Saturdays

Free Food Giveaway on the 1st & 3rd Saturday

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2022-23 DeSoto ISD K-12 Registration

The DeSoto Independent School District is working ahead to prepare for an exciting and successful 2022-2023 school year and we want to ensure that every student is enrolled and counted. All students MUST enroll online for the 2022-23 school year. Complete your student's enrollment here:

DeSoto ISD Career Expo

DeSoto ISD is seeking certified teachers and district support staff to positively impact student learning. Join us at our next Career Expo on March 26 to learn more about opportunities available to make a difference! Learn more by visiting

Tutoring for DeSoto Students

DeSoto Public Library is hosting a Best Southwest Everything Teen Expo on April 30th fromt 10am until 3pm at the DeSoto Town Center. Teens may register for this free event that will include live entertainment, workshops, a resource fair and much more. For more info contact Marq Runnels at or 972.230.9663.

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DeSoto ISD Child Find

DeSoto ISD is committed to ensuring that students, without exception, learn and grow at their highest levels. DeSoto ISD is excited to offer Child Find services for students in its system. The purpose of Child Find is to locate, identify, and evaluate children from birth to 21 years of age and their possible need for special education and related services. Child Find is a free referral and information service available through local education agencies.

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MINT Mission

We partner with individuals and families aspiring to overcome education, housing and racial barriers by proving resources and training necessary to break the cycle of generational poverty and close the wealth gap.

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.
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