Refresh in the Spotlight

A testament to our community-driven mission, these articles from regional and local sources underscore the impact we’ve made together.

February 2, 2023

Voyage Dallas published a conversation with Refresh Founder Elizabeth Watkins as part of their Inspiring Stories series.

February 2, 2023

First Lady Abbott and OneStar Foundation announced  Elizabeth Watkins as a recipient of the 39th Annual Governor’s Volunteer Award.

January 25, 2023

Frisco Enterprise / Star Local Media covered the success of Refresh Frisco and Little Elm’s inaugural gala.

October 10, 2022

Community Impact Newspaper highlighted Refresh Frisco’s growth and impact on the community. 

September 19, 2022

Elizabeth Watkins shared the story behind Refresh Frisco in this interview with Frisco Enterprise/Star Local Media.

September 16, 2022

This article by Star Local Media covers Refresh Frisco receiving a generous donation of hygiene products from H-E-B.

August 4, 2022

Elizabeth Watkins shared Refresh Frisco’s story in an interview with CanvasRebel Magazine.

July 30, 2022

In this podcast by Star Local Media, Elizabeth Watkins talks about how she started Refresh Frisco and its place in the community today.

May 31, 2022

For the 2nd year in a row, Refresh Frisco has been named as a finalist for the Nonprofit Organization of the Year Award by D CEO Magazine in partnership with Communities Foundation of Texas.

May 20, 2022

Carpet Tech Collin County selected Refresh Frisco for their April Carpet Tech Cares Spotlight and interviewed Liz Watkins to share more about Refresh’s mission.

May 1, 2022

Refresh Frisco is featured in the May issue of Frisco City Lifestyle Magazine.

October 1, 2021

Refresh Frisco was selected as a 2021 “Best of Business” winner by Frisco STYLE Magazine. 

Winners of this prestigious award are featured in Frisco STYLE’s Best of Business issue in October.

September 1, 2021

Refresh Frisco is mentioned as one of the local nonprofit groups to support during North Texas Giving Day.

August 1, 2021

D Magazine  emphasizes the role North Texas businesses play in supporting nonprofits in the article “A New Era of Corporate Citizenship.”  Refresh is recognized as one of the finalists of D CEO’ Non Profit and Corporate Citizenship Awards.

July 2, 2021

Toast Lifestyle Magazine showcased Refresh Frisco in the article “Why This Frisco Non-Profit Donates Hygiene Products to Kids”.

May 24, 2021

Refresh Frisco was named as a finalist in D CEO’s D Magazine 2021 Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards as Organization of the Year (Micro).

March 31, 2021

Shoutout DFW, an extension of Voyage Dallas Magazine, published a conversation with Refresh Frisco Founder Elizabeth Watkins. Click on the article below to find out more about the mission and inspiration behind Refresh Frisco.

March 24, 2020

Refresh Frisco is featured as a way Frisco residents can get help or support their community during the Coronavirus.

March 20, 2020

Refresh Frisco is featured as a nonprofit organization responding to concerns over Coronavirus.

March 2, 2020

Elizabeth Watkins dedicates herself in creating and running a nonprofit, Refresh Frisco!

February 12, 2020

Refresh Frisco is featured in the article “How Refresh Frisco is Giving Kids a Fresh Start”.

November 20, 2019

Life and Work with Elizabeth Watkins

Article featuring Elizabeth Watkins and the founding of Refresh Frisco.

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