Grand opening celebration announced!

We're excited about the success of the Shining Hope Dallas campaign, the completion of the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake, and the thousands of lives that will be impacted by the campaign. We're making plans to celebrate these successes at the Family Hope Center Friday, April 24 at 2 p.m. "The building is absolutely beautiful," said Hope Center Director Ricardo Brambila. "Our community families are so excited that Buckner has planted its roots right in the middle of Bachman Lake and know that this new structure will change their lives and the face of this area for a long, long time." 

Buckner receives $1.5M from Mabee Foundation to complete Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake capital project goal

Buckner International reached its capital project goal for the construction of the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake upon receipt of a $1.5 million challenge grant from the J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation, Inc. The grant completes the $11 million needed for land and construction of the center, which will assist one of Dallas’ most underserved communities. Read more ...


The Buckner Family Hope Center is a source of hope, strengthening families so children can reach their God-given potential.

Through creative initiatives designed to fit the needs of the community, the Hope Center cultivates and empowers loving, nurturing families, creating an ideal environment for every child to flourish.


How the Family Hope Center works


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Family assistance
Community Events

Parent education
Adult education
Financial empowerment
Child and youth development
Spritual development

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Family coaching
Spiritual enrichment


The impact:




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