Robin Bray After being diagnosed with early stage breast cancer nearly four years ago, Robin Bray has been actively involved in supporting breast cancer awareness through Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure®. Her fundraising efforts and personal donations to this cause have totaled almost $15,000, helping to fund local breast cancer education, screening and treatment programs as well as groundbreaking breast cancer research.
Xinfen ChenMaking vibrant youth programs available to the Chinese community in North Texas is extremely important to Xinfen Chen. As a volunteer at the Dallas Modern Chinese Language School (DMCLS) for more than a decade, she enabled several successful youth programs. As the school's treasurer, she gave 80 teachers and board members the opportunity to serve 400 students in the most effective way.
Kumar Parthasarathy For more than 10 years, Kumar Parthasarathy has been making a difference in the lives of children in the U.S. and India by serving as a volunteer with " Vibha—Help Them Grow." This nonprofit's vision is to ensure that every underprivileged child attains his or her right to education, health and opportunity. Under his leadership as the Dallas coordinator, fundraising for the chapter doubled and the number of volunteers increased fourfold.
Becky Schlatholt Becky Schlatholt has been volunteering and raising funds in the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Walk to Cure Diabetes for more than 20 years. During the past six years, she has served as JDRF's logistics chairman for the Dallas walk, where she leads a team of nine volunteers that plan every aspect of the walk. Her efforts paid off with a successful walk, resulting in more than 7,000 walkers participating and $1.3 million being raised in 2012 alone.
Charlie Weinberger Charlie Weinberger is a multi-faceted volunteer and advocate. Not only does he actively support his community through the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, but he has also been involved in several technology initiatives that improve public education, including the Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology (BEST) Robotics competition and summer technology camps. For the past 10 years, Weinberger has participated as a leader in almost every one of TI's annual United Way campaigns.
TI Worldwide Design & Sales Facilities teamTI's Worldwide Design & Sales Facilities (WWDSF) team is committed to supporting Dallas-area communities. In addition to coordinating two large-scale United Way "Days of Impact" volunteer events in 2012, WWDSF team members take on special projects throughout the year and encourage others to participate.