• FirstChurch Plano (map)
  • 3160 East Spring Creek Parkway
  • Plano, TX, 75074
  • United States

On the third Saturday of each month, the United Methodist Men meet for breakfast, special programs and fellowship. All men are invited to the monthly breakfast meeting from 8-9:30 a.m. in the Gathering Area.

Our speaker for July 16 is Yvonne Booker, executive director of the Assistance Center of Collin County. Since 1977, the agency has been the primary contact point for Collin County’s needy to find resources and help.

Staff photo by Andy Jacobsohn/DMN

Staff photo by Andy Jacobsohn/DMN

Yvonne has served in executive leadership positions for more than twenty-five years. As a leader, driven by excellence, she is committed to ensuring that outcomes are reached and desired goals are attained. Having served as a community advocate in both a volunteer and professional capacity, she is committed to her community and a strong volunteer.

Yvonne served as Chair of Collin County United Way Board of Directors, member of the United Way of Metro-Dallas Board of Directors and served two terms as Housing Commissioner for the City of McKinney. She has served as member of many grant allocations committees for United Way of both Collin and Dallas counties and the CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) committee for the city of McKinney. She has chaired the Destination Graduation committee charged with allocating monies and developing strategies to support student’s high school success, currently serving as a member of TX CAN-North Texas, a collaboration community leaders addressing high school success and college entrance.

Contact: Randy Jennings