Coronavirus (COVID-19), is shown in this scanning electron microscope image (redish/yellow), as it emerges from the surface of cells (greenish/blue). Photo via NIAID-RML.
Due to the precautions in place around the county, TIAA has postponed all travel, education and volunteer activities, committee meetings and the monthly TIAA Breakfast until further notice. We will update members with eNotes as needed, and will suspend our monthly communications such as eCalendar, eNews and printed newsletters.
TIAA has been notified that TI will postpone the United Way Campaign, originally set for April, to later this summer. The campaign plans included a large number of volunteer events with active TIers going out in the community to visit United Way agencies. All of these events will be shifted to later this summer. The TIAA Annual Charity Golf Tournament is one of the events affected by this decision; the tournament set for April 6, will be postponed to later in the year.
Crossroads Community Services (CCS) is now located just off Cockrell Hill Road, in a new and large home. Here they partner with educational and medical institutions in Dallas County in order to provide more holistic solutions to deeply entrenched social and economic problems b
Wilkinson Center's food bank is a dynamic service provider for families struggling to escape poverty, providing services throughout Dallas County, with a focus in East and Southeast Dallas including Pleasant Grove.
Rose-Mary Rumbley, noted speaker-actress-Dallasite, entertained 30 TIAA members and friends in the S/C Lobby Auditorium on January 21, 2020. (She also let us in on a secret -- her outstanding elocution abilities made her one of the voices used in TI's very successful Speak &am
The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Jan. 20, 2020, marks the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates the Civil Rights leader’s life and legacy.