Interested in helping the families impacted by the Highland Hills apartment fire? Navigate to Give & Advise > Give to a Fund, scroll down to "Give," then select "City of Dallas Emergency Assistance Fund."

We specialize in deep donor engagement.

To help you achieve your personal charitable goals, The Dallas Foundation offers highly individualized service. Whether you wish us to work with your professional advisors, facilitate family meetings, or discuss complex gifts, we give you the one-on-one attention you deserve and create giving plans meaningful to you.

The Dallas Foundation offers

  • Philanthropic Advisors and experts focused on your charitable goals
  • Flexibility and tax advantages that surpass those of private foundations
  • Timely, discreet, and accurate professional advice
  • Efficient responsive individualized service
  • Legacy planning for giving beyond your lifetime
  • Coordination of local site visits to nonprofit organizations
  • Expertise on local and national philanthropic trends, emerging and emergency community needs
  • Opportunities for you to become engaged, connected, and informed through educational events, seminars, the Women’s Philanthropy Institute, and the Family Philanthropy Institute.

Programming

Mary M. Jalonick Women's Philanthropy Institute

Members of the Women’s Philanthropy Institute become empowered philanthropists and translate that knowledge into active – and generous – philanthropy.

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Programming

Family Philanthropy: Philanthropy by Design

The Dallas Foundation partners with individuals, couples and families to help them find the joy, purpose and meaning of giving together. We define family philanthropy as two or more people connected through special relationships and focused on making an impact in areas most meaningful to them. 

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Resources for Fundholders

Information most frequently requested by Dallas Foundation donors