Get Back On The Road And On With Your Life

Get Back On The Road And On With Your Life

https://media.wfaa.com/embeds/video/responsive/287-7400a664-09c7-48a8-a6c2-b504b53fddc9/iframe https://media.wfaa.com/embeds/video/responsive/287-7400a664-09c7-48a8-a6c2-b504b53fddc9/iframe This post originally appeared on WFAA’s Good Morning. Everyone knows having car problems is not ideal on top of the stress of everyday life, but when you’re strapped for cash it really takes a toll. This Dallas non-profit helps those who need it to get back in the driver’s seat. To apply for…

Repairing Relief: Autocare Haven’s Mission

Repairing Relief: Autocare Haven’s Mission

This story originally appeared in Dallas Doing Good. An estimated 40% of the United States population cannot come up with $400 in case of emergencies. In Texas, that $400 is the average cost for vehicle repairs. Manuel Tellez, Founder and Chairperson of Autocare Haven, decided to do something about this statistic in the greater Dallas-Fort…

Autocare Haven: How A Neighbor’s Nonprofit Pumps The Brakes On Expensive Car Repairs

Autocare Haven: How A Neighbor’s Nonprofit Pumps The Brakes On Expensive Car Repairs

This article originally appeared in Lakewood/East Dallas Advocate. Manuel Tellez was working to make ends meet when he moved to Dallas in 2006. It was a tall task with an unreliable money pit of a vehicle. The brake pads needed replaced. Then every part in his cooling system broke. With no one to ask for help,…