The Dallas Foundation (TX)

The Dallas Foundation, established as a community foundation in 1929, serves as a resource, leader and catalyst for philanthropy by providing donors with flexible means of making gifts to charitable causes that enhance our community.

Assets and Giving for Dallas Foundation


2019 - 306,692,518
2018 - 269,914,313
2017 - 280,545,970
2016 - 250,129,239
Domestic Grants

2019 - 70,225,314
2018 - 46,894,232
2017 - 61,223,241


Recent News from Dallas Foundation

Carson Leslie Foundation, Grant Halliburton Team Up as Neighbors of Water Cooler at Pegasus Park
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

"Make sure they study those tumors in my brain because if those tumors can help some kid someday not die from cancer like I am," says Carson Leslie, a Texas teen who died of cancer at the age of 19...more

The Dallas Foundation Appoints 6 New Board Members
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

In 1929, the first community foundation in Texas was founded in Dallas. Today, the Dallas Foundation is the state's largest community foundation, with more than $100 million in assets, reports...more

The Dallas Foundation Announces $300K in Women's Philanthrophy Institute Grants
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

... philanthropic journey, while fostering connections between those ... The foundation said that the Women's Philanthropy Institute typically visits...more

Southwestern Medical Foundation Announces 6 New 2023 Board Members
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Bush Foundation, Dallas Foundation

"We are thrilled to welcome these new trustees as active members and partners in the work of the foundation." Those are the words of Jere Thompson Jr., chair of the board of trustees for the...more

Nec Foundation of America Announces More Than $500K in 2023 Grants
Foundation: NEC Foundation of America, Dallas Foundation

The NEC Foundation of America has announced its 2023 grant recipients, and they're all in the Dallas-area. The foundation, which was created by the NEC Corporation of America in 1991, is...more

Dallas Foundation CEO to exit for Cincinnati
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

Read more D-FW philanthropy news ... The foundation said she played key roles in its philanthropic partnerships and managed its increases...more

California Wellness Foundation Promotes Richard Tate to Ceo
Foundation: Arcus Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Foundation for Child Development, Lumina Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, Dallas Foundation, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Overbrook Foundation, California Wellness Foundation

After 20 years at the helm, Ronn Richard is stepping down as president and CEO of the Cleveland Foundation. The Washington Post reports the 68-year-old Richard will be replaced by Lillian Kuri,...more

Dallas Stars Foundation to hold 23rd Annual Casino Night -
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

Through events like Casino Night, the Dallas Foundation has contributed more than $7 million back to the community through financial...more

The Dallas Foundation Awards $300K to Four Local Nonprofits
Foundation: Dallas Foundation

The Mary M. Jalonick Women's Philanthropy Institute has awarded $300,000 in grants to four Dallas-area nonprofits to help victims of sex trafficking, the Dallas Morning News reports. "This grant...more

Social Enterprise Network Sites

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged $50 million to support emergency efforts to contain the threat caused by Ebola in West Africa.

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