Abigail's Arms Child Advocacy Center
The Child Advocacy Center of Cooke County is committed to the well-being of children living in our communities. We stand on the firm foundation that children need a safe place to live and thrive, protection from violence and when victimized, they deserve justice. Our mission is to provide a place where justice and healing can begin through inter-agency cooperation and community education.
American Red Cross - Texoma Chapter
Provide relief to victims of disasters, both large-scale and single family, provide community education to help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Provides emergency communications for military personnel and their families.
903-465-1330 (Denison Office)
Boy Scouts of America - Longhorn Council
To serve others by helping install values in young people and to prepare them to make ethical decisions during their lifetime in achieving their full potential. A comprehensive youth development program emphasizing adventure, outdoor excitement and civic participation. For boys in the first grade through the fifth for Cub Scouts and ages 11 to 18 for Boy Scouts. Program provides youth with leadership training and personal fitness.
Boys and Girls Club of Cooke County
Inspire and enable all young people, especially from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential.
Boys Baseball of Cooke County
Provide a supervised competitive baseball program for the youth of Cooke County and surrounding areas while promoting teamwork, sportsmanship and leadership.
CASA of North Texas, Inc.
To serve as an independent voice in court for abused and neglected children. Volunteers are court appointed to investigate, monitor, report and serve as advocates in court for abused/neglected children’s best interests and assist locating permanent placement in a safe and caring environment.
Cooke County Junior Livestock Show
Serves as a positive recognition event for 4H, FFA, FCCLA youth. This recognition culminates their year’s work and learning with their livestock, shop and home economic projects.
Delivering and Serving the Homebound (D.A.S.H)
Provides the Gainesville area's elderly and homebound with a hot noon lunch on weekends and Holidays.
Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains, Inc.
Dedicated to inspiring girls in the highest ideals of character, conduct, patriotism and service.
Home Hospice of Cooke County
Dedicated to the care of the terminally ill and their families and for those who grieve.
Meals on Wheels of Texoma
Senior nutrition program which provides home delivered meals to enable older citizens to continue living in active independence. Also, a “Dine In” lunch program available at local Senior Centers (Callisburg, Gainesville, Muenster and Valley View) open to all senior citizens of at least 60 years of age.
Our mission is to raise funds and foster community support for those among us with serious mental health challenges and intellectual disabilities.
Muenster Youth Council
Provide educational and growth opportunities for boys and girls in the area through activities including sports, recreation and scouting.
My Brother's House
My Brother’s House is a non-profit organization that provides shelter, food and fellowship with other recovering alcoholics using a mechanism through Alcoholics Anonymous to guide them to a permanent road of recovery.
North Texas Youth Connection, Inc.
North Texas Youth Connection provides opportunities to enable youth and families to develop positive and healthful lifestyles by promoting their safety and well-being.
Southwestern Diabetic Foundation/Camp Sweeney
Camp Sweeney provides assistance and programs which help children who have diabetes acquire the principles of diabetic management to prevent long-term and short term complications.
The Stanford House is an activity center for senior citizens that is committed through the work of volunteers to enrich the lives of senior citizens of the community through physical and social activities
Student Support Council - Gainesville State School
The Student Support Council for Gainesville State School is organized for, and shall act as a liaison between the facility and the community to promote understanding, cooperation, and involvement of the community to create additional resource to facilitate the care, treatment and rehabilitation of students.
We build wheelchair ramps for disabled or elderly people who can’t afford to buy one. In a few hours on a Saturday morning, we give these folks the freedom to leave their home again—the home where they want to remain but whose steps have imprisoned them.
Texoma Sr. Citizens Area Agency on Aging
Serve as the community catalyst to enhance awareness of the strengths and needs of our older population; promote the development of a coordinated and comprehensive system of services, programs, and opportunities to ensure the prolonged well-being, independence and dignity of our elderly citizens.
VISTO (Volunteers In Service To Others)
Provide emergency assistance to people in crisis including: food, prescriptions, and rental/utility assistance. VISTO also serves the homeless and transients.