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.
... to growing poverty and rising income inequality, according to a study released Tuesday by philanthropic leader Communities Foundation of Texas. ... are highly affected by where they live, Sarah...more
Mona and Raj Malik have pledged $500,000 to endow need-based scholarships at the University of Texas at Arlington. The grants will be available to domestic and international students. "I was...more
Here's why: In total, CBHF declared nearly $49 million in grants and contributions for the entire year 2010. In a CBHF state filing received in New York June 29, 2010, Anita Bhatt, the fund's chief...more
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
"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
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