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A Passion For Opportunity

Meet Nathan McClintock, recent recipient of the Kristofer Robinson Scholarship Fund.

$10M Grant to UNT Dallas Law Enforcement Training Center from CFT’s W.W. Caruth, Jr. Fund

Innovative new academy facility will transform instruction for recruits, officers, civilians and command personnel

A Passion For Education

The Sethis’ family fund and scholarship fund are centered around providing educational opportunities for students.
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February 12, 2021
CFT Supports Racial Equity
November 17, 2023
Celebrating National Community Foundation Week 2023
April 13, 2022
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CFT names Calvert Collins-Bratton as new Chief Relationships Officer
Communities Foundation of Texas, the largest community foundation in Texas and one of the largest in the nation, announces Calvert Collins-Bratton as CFT's next Chief Relationships Officer.
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New Joint Executive Education Offering in Partnership with SMU
60+ social sector leaders from across the metroplex gathered at the SMU Cox School of Business for the first of a new eleven-session certificate program to become social entrepreneurs.
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CFT names Wayne White as next President and CEO 
Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT), the largest community foundation in Texas and one of the largest in the nation, announces Wayne White as CFT’s next President and CEO.
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Finalists Announced: D CEO’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards 2023
D CEO has named finalists in its sixth annual Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards, presented in partnership with Communities Foundation of Texas.
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CFT Awards $470,000 Across 24 Local Nonprofits
Programs funded include those that recognize pets and animals enhance the health and quality of life of individuals, families, and communities, as well as those that improve pet ownership in under-resourced communities and manage populations of wild, stray, and feral animals.
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Nonprofit Registration Opens for CFT’s 15th Annual North Texas Giving Day
Nonprofit registration opens for CFT's 15th annual North Texas Giving Day. Any North Texas nonprofit that registers on opening day, May 1, will be entered in a drawing to win $1,500.
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Speakers Bureau

Our team actively speaks in public settings and participates in panels and forums designed to spur charitable giving and community involvement. Learn more about our leadership team and areas of speaking expertise. To invite a foundation representative to speak at your event, email Nicole Paquette.

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Nicole Paquette
Senior Director, Communications, Public Relations, and External Affairs

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