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September 2021

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Film Screening: Not My Life at Swisher County Library

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
7:00 pm9:00 pm

Join Refugee Services of Texas at the Swisher County Library for a FREE film screening of Not My Life, followed by discussion and Q&A with survivor of trafficking, Benz Adriano.

Filmed on five continents, in a dozen countries, Not My Life takes viewers into a world where millions of children are exploited, every day, through an astonishing array of practices including forced labor, domestic servitude, begging, sex tourism, sexual violence, and child soldiering.

Film Screening: Not My Life at Killgore Memorial Library

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
5:30 pm7:30 pm

Join Refugee Services of Texas at the Killgore Memorial Library for a FREE film screening of Not My Life, followed by discussion and Q&A with survivor of trafficking, Benz Adriano.

Filmed on five continents, in a dozen countries, Not My Life takes viewers into a world where millions of children are exploited, every day, through an astonishing array of practices including forced labor, domestic servitude, begging, sex tourism, sexual violence, and child soldiering.

RST at FC Dallas vs. San Jose Quakes

Saturday, September 11, 2021
7:30 pm10:30 pm
9200 World Cup Way
127 SW 2nd St.
Frisco, TX 75033
US

Join Refugee Services of Texas on Saturday, September 11th at the FC Dallas vs. San Jose Quakes game in Frisco, TX!

Grab your tickets for sections 126 & 127 using the link below- part of the proceeds from your ticket will go to RST to help welcome refugees, asylees and survivors of trafficking to North Texas communities!

Corporate Social Responsibility Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 23, 2021
12:00 pm1:00 pm

Refugee Services of Texas is proud to welcome our corporate partners at Facebook, the Dallas Federal Reserve, and Google to discuss and explore their journey towards better corporate social responsibility.

You will hear from the experts to answer the most common questions asked: what is it, what are the benefits to you, and how can you implement it in your organization?

Panelists include:
Jenna Dillenback, Community Engagement Advisor at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Daniel Stambaugh, Project Manager at Facebook
Daniela Herrera, Partner Operations Manager at Google

We also invite you to join us on Thursday, September 30th to partake in a roundtable with other business leaders throughout Texas and explore ways to employ the concepts learned in your own organizations!

Join RST for our NTGD Soccer Festival on Saturday, September 25, 2021 to help us raise $45K for North Texas Giving Day!

Festival Schedule:
8:30-9:00AM | Registration
9:00AM | Opening Ceremonies
9:30AM | Games 1 + 2 start
10:15AM | Kids Soccer Clinic 1
10:45AM | Games 3 & 4 Start
11:30AM | Kids Soccer Clinic 2
12:00PM | Awards, Announcements, Gatorade CEO!

*all players will receive Festival T-shirt and lunch (burger, chips, drink)

CSR Roundtable Discussion hosted by Something Good

Thursday, September 30, 2021
12:00 pm1:00 pm

After hearing from the experts at RST's CSR Panel Discussion hosted on September 23, we've partnered with Michelle and Tyler Riddell of Something Good to bring you part II of the Corporate Social Responsibility series!

Join us on Thursday, September 30 at NOON to partake in a roundtable discussion with other business leaders throughout Texas and explore ways to employ the concepts learned in your own organizations. If you play any part in the corporate world, this event is for YOU!

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