Acappella Attends Back the Blue and Firemen Too! Luncheon

On Tuesday, October 11th, Client Care Manager Rev. Angela Stone-Campbell and Hope Self joined the Chamber of Commerce in honoring First Responders of Framers Branch. Speakers at the event included new Police Chief David Hale, Fire Chief Steve Parker, Farmers Branch City Officials, and staff from Baylor Scott and White and Dallas Medical.

Client Care Manager Rev. Angela Stone-Campbell and Hope Self attend the Back the Blue and Firemen Too! Luncheon to honor 1st Responders of Farmers Branch.

Client Care Manager Rev. Angela Stone-Campbell and Hope Self attend the Back the Blue and Firemen Too! Luncheon to honor 1st Responders of Farmers Branch.

Acappella RN Hosts ‘Economic Development Day’ for the Chamber of Commerce

North Dallas Care Manager Hope Self teamed up with Creekview High School Principal Joe LaPuma to host an Economic Development Day for the Chamber of Commerce on March 4, 2016. Hope and Principal LaPuma planned the event as members of Leadership Metrocrest – a special Chamber program designed to increase the community knowledge and leadership skills of community leaders. Hope is pictured below with Chamber President Erin Carney.

Metrocrest HS and Chamber President Erin Carney

The day began at Carrollton City Hall with a Panel Discussion of area Economic Development Directors. A presentation by David Weekley Homes followed, focusing on the impact of new developments in Carrollton. Participants enjoyed lunch on the rooftop ‘Skyvue’ of the Fiori, pictured below.  Tom Lamberth, VP of Development at the UDR Corporation, gave insights into this upscale, multi-family, retail and commercial development in Addison.

Metrocrest Lunch at Skyvue'

After lunch, the Metrocrest group visited the Addison Treehouse. Founded by the Town of Addison and the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (aka The DEC), the Treehouse is a resource center for aspiring entrepreneurs. The afternoon concluded with a music/dance presentation by a new and innovative local business in Carrollton, 410 Line Dancers.