Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc. (TX)



Communities Foundation of Texas traces its roots back to 1953. Since then, more than $900 million in grants have been made by the Dallas-based foundation and it has grown to become one of the largest community foundations in the nation.

Web Address

www.cftexas.org/

Assets

$801,029,000 - 2007-06-30


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Recent News from Communities Foundation of Texas


Communities Foundation tops $100 million in grants for the 4th year in a row
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas

The Communities Foundation of Texas announced Monday that it distributed $109 million to nonprofit agencies throughout North Texas during its fiscal year that ended June 30. The organization manages...more

Communities Foundation gives $150000 to support racial equality
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Kellogg Foundation

"Allowing people the space to tell their stories and experiences of bias and discrimination and providing opportunities for others to hear those stories and be touched by them is the first step...more

Dallas Morning News Charities crosses $1 million mark
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas

Camille Grimes, executive director of the Charities, said it had been unclear how local fundraising would be affected after the hurricane rocked the Texas coast in August. But people have continued...more

Folsom award dinner proceeds will build wellness center at Methodist
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Knight Foundation

The Methodist Health System Foundation grossed $2.2 million at its Robert S. Folsom Leadership Award dinner honoring David B. Miller in October. Proceeds will fund the Robert S. Folsom Wellness...more

CNM Connect honors the best among North Texas nonprofit organizations
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas

CNM Connect paid tribute to five standouts in the nonprofit community at its annual A Night of Light on Nov. 16 at the George W. Bush Presidential Center. Award recipients received $2,500...more

New Philanthropy Book, "Confident Giving," Named as an Award Finalist in the 2017 Best Book ...
Foundation: Gates Foundation, Communities Foundation of Texas, Ford Foundation, Charles and Helen Schwab Foundation

CLEVELAND, Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Confident Giving: Sage Advice for Funders, a new book on effective philanthropy written by Kris Putnam-Walkerly, President of Putnam Consulting Group, Inc.,...more

Construction starts on Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Hoblitzelle Foundation, Dallas Foundation, Meadows Foundation, Meadows Foundation, Moody Foundation

Construction started last month on the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, and it wouldn't have happened without 311...more

Communities Foundation launches new initiative to help businesses give to charity
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas, Time Warner

Yakunin has worked in community relations and philanthropy for Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable and Cox Communications. To...more

Communities Foundation of Texas expands initiative connecting businesses and philanthropy
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas

The rebranded CFT for Business initiative will feature a special suite of services, which will include working with companies on...more

New fund to 'shine a light' on community needs in growing Collin County
Foundation: Communities Foundation of Texas

On Monday, before a crowd of several hundred people, the foundation ... Once that goal is reached, the foundation will start issuing grants from...more

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