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2018 Good Works Under 40 Award

Celebrate the change-makers who dedicate their time and talents to making our community better.

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The Accelerator Fund

Dallas Foundation donors issue challenge grant to strengthen nonprofit capacity and imact

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Your Legacy Tells the Story of Your Life

Ruben and Alina Esquivel have entrusted The Dallas Foundation to continue their legacy of gratitude.

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2017 Overview

Read how we connect donors to the causes they care about

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We connect donors to the nonprofit causes they care about. 

Established as a community foundation in 1929-the oldest in Texas-The Dallas Foundation serves as a leader, catalyst and resource for philanthropy by providing donors with flexible means of making gifts and bequests, the income from which primarily supports the charitable causes of the city and county of Dallas.




Donor Spotlight

John and Diane Scovell view The Dallas Foundation as a trusted partner in their family's philanthropy.

The Dallas Foundation facilitates giving. It encourages you; it gives you the return on investment; it gives you the mechanics to give.








Giving Cards

Inspire your friends, family and co-workers to support their favorite charity and encourage philanthropic giving.