our mission

We fight the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy, and friendship. Together as a community of neighbors, we feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless, and renew hope in the heart of our city.

Make a Gift

Our Impact

476 housed


neighbors received permanent supportive housing in 2015.

pic-food pantry

2239 medical home


neighbors found a medical home at the CitySquare clinic in 2015.


408 legal assistance


neighbors received legal assistance from LAW in 2015.







  • August 15, 2016 05/29/15 Meet Vickie

    Neighbor Update: Vicki Years ago, Vicki was injured at her job and had to file for disability and move in with her mother. She heard about CitySquare’s downtown residential building, CityWalk@Akard, through her cousin who lived there at the time. Soon, she was a resident herself …

    Continue Reading

  • August 15, 2016 05/29/15 Meet Uniqua

    Neighbor Update: Uniqua Uniqua admits she was headed into a life of crime. Without many resources, she was heading down a pathway of dealing drugs. Luckily, Uniqua was selected to be part of Dallas’ TOP program that partners with CitySquare to offer youth with drug-related offenses, …

    Continue Reading

  • August 15, 2016 05/29/15 Meet Sequita

    Neighbor Update: Sequita I’ve experienced failure. After serving two years in prison, I had to make a decision about the direction of my life. While on parole, I spent time at Cornerstone Baptist Church volunteering at the afterschool program. I loved it so much that I …

    Continue Reading

  • August 15, 2016 05/29/15 Meet Ricardo

    Neighbor Update: Ricardo You might remember Ricardo from our 2013 annual report. Ricardo has continued to move beyond poverty. In 2014, he accepted a new job working downtown for a security company. After three promotions, what began as a part-time job turned into full-time employment and …

    Continue Reading