City of Mesquite employees donate
in Giving Tuesday
In recognition of #GivingTuesday, Mayor Stan Pickett presented checks to Mesquite Social Services and Sharing Life Community Outreach in the amounts of $8,756.50 and $6,743.50 respectively, the amounts donated by City employees to each organization. In total, City of Mesquite employees donated more than $27,000 to 15 local charities during the Real. Texas. Giving. campaign, which encourages employees to give back to the Mesquite community. In the United States, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving to inspire people to improve their local communities by giving back in impactful ways to the charities and causes they support.