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President’s Message

Hi Everyone, Happy April. We hope that things continue to get back to normal for you, as it slowly starts to seem that way for us. The busyness and hustle of the spring and summer are setting in. More people are getting out, talking about travel and vacations, and spending more time with friends and family. We’re seeing clients beginning to hire and returning to the office for the first time since the pandemic …

Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight:
Stop One Suicide

In this quarter’s installment of our Veteran Nonprofit Spotlight, we shine a light on Stop One. Stop One’s mission is to help educate members of the community to spot signs of mental health crises in veterans and offer assistance before the crises escalate to a life threatening situation. We spoke to Program Director Charlynn Johns about the important work Stop One is performing in the Veteran community. Describe the work your organization does and …

Veteran Non-Profit Spotlight:
Equest

Welcome to the first installment in a new series designed to bring attention to various non-profit organizations providing outreach to the veteran community in North Texas! For our inaugural spotlight, we recently spoke with Equests’ Director of Counseling and Veteran Services Jeff Hensley about the unique equine therapy his organization uses to help heal those in need. Describe the work your organization does and who you endeavor to help. Equest is a DFW-area nonprofit …

To Self-Fund or
Not to Self-Fund

This is the big question employers ask themselves, or at least they should be. In today’s employee benefits space, many small to medium sized businesses are being negatively impacted by the mandates associated with the Affordable Care Act (here-on-out referred to as the ACA). Companies might be seeing fewer insurance companies to choose from, higher prices, smaller doctor networks, or all of the above. In this chaotic environment, many employers are looking at different …