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All aboard for NorthPark trains fundraiser

Nov 18, 2016 - The Dallas Morning News
Board and Executive Moves-Donations and Philanthropy

My octogenarian parents well remember a time when every boy wanted a toy train. My dad got a standard-gauge Lionel set during the Depression that he gave to me, and it raced powerfully around family Christmas trees for decades.

The Trains at NorthPark holds more than a hint of nostalgia for families like ours while also captivating younger spectators more attuned to games on screens.

It also supplies a third of the funding for Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, which gives shelter to t...