Community Impact Fund 

Grants from the Community Impact Fund are offered each fall from the Foundation's general endowment. These grants support a variety of causes, including early learning, social services, and healthcare.

Click here to see recent grants awarded from the Community Impact Fund.

If you are interested in supporting the Community Impact Fund, either through a gift today or through a bequest, click here.

Grant Restrictions 

Community Impact funds are generally not available for:

  • Organizations that have received grants from our Field of Interest funds or Community Impact funds within the preceding three years
  • Multi-year grants
  • Annual Fund campaigns, underwriting of fundraising events, and marketing campaigns
  • Religious purposes (although we do support educational and social service programs offered by faith-based organizations)
  • Programs or services that do not serve Dallas County residents
  • Debt retirement
  • Research
  • Endowments
  • Individuals
  • Start-up organizations


Start Letter of Inquiry Submission for Community Impact Fund
(applications are now closed until 2019)
(Active June 1 - 5 p.m. CT on the first business day of August)