Working with both donors and nonprofits and awarding more than 5,000 grants per year, we have deep knowledge of the issues and communities you care about here in North Texas, around the state and far beyond.
05.28.2019 - 06.04.2019|
Offered in FIVE locations, these kickoff events are inspiring, full of information and the best place to start for all things North Texas Giving Day for nonprofits. Sign up now!
06.14.2019| 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Calling all nonprofits! Join us for a workshop to learn more about a new grant opportunity: The 19th Amendment Centennial Letter of Inquiry, in support of the 100th anniversary of securing women's right to vote. This is a joint initiative between local funders seeking to partner with organizations to create a yearlong series of commemorative events. Register now to learn more about how we plan to celebrate the milestone!
06.26.2019| 9:15 AM - 12:15 PM
CFT for Business member companies and employees: Join us on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 – 9:15 am – 12:15 pm to volunteer for Project Transformation North Texas at Grace United Methodist Church. This is a great opportunity to make a difference in the life of children who love reading!
06.26.2019| 3:30 pm
Are you are a company, nonprofit or curious professional who wants to make a difference? Come learn more about the benefits of our CFT for Business (CFT4B) network! Join us for our monthly coffee and tea series with CFT's Sejal Desai and Kymberlaine Banks on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 3:30 pm: June 26, July 24, August 28, September 25, October 30 and November 27.
07.19.2019| 9 am - 12 pm
CFT for Business member companies and employees: Join us to volunteer with Dallas Animal Services, the fourth largest dog and cat intake shelter in the country, taking in more than 35,000 pets annually). Volunteers will make enrichment toys for dogs and cats, participate in beautification projects, and provide treats to the animals.
08.29.2019| 5 pm
As part of CFT's fall letter of inquiry (LOI) process, grant funding is available to local nonprofits in in the areas of: community services (social services, veterans, youth), environment, health, and racial equity. There is also a special grant opportunity for organizations who plan to recognize the centennial of the 19th Amendment through events and programs. Applications are now open and are due by 5pm on August 29.
Communities Foundation of Texas’ 11th Annual North Texas Giving Day is the nation's largest 18-hour online community-wide giving event designed to empower every person to give back by supporting any and all of the 2,700 local nonprofits and causes they care about in one easy-to-use platform. During North Texas Giving Day, everyone has the opportunity to be a philanthropist to build a stronger and more vibrant community. Save the date to get up and give!
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Learn more about how 81,000 people like you came together to raise $48 million for 2,690 local nonprofits in 2018. Plus, save the date for 9.19.19!
From contributing to a donor-advised fund to making a private foundation's required 5% payout, we can walk you through the steps.