Fast Facts10 things you should know about CFT


Communities Foundation of Texas:

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Has granted over $1.6 billion since its inception 63 years ago.
 

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Ranks #2 in total assets among all DFW foundations in 2015. (according the Dallas Business Journal)
 

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Manages more than 950 philanthropic funds, with $1.2 billion in total assets.
 

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Runs North Texas Giving Day: one day of online giving that has pumped more than $155 million into the North Texas community since 2009. It is the largest single-day giving event in the nation.
 

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Distributed $101 million in FY 2016 to thousands of nonprofits.
 

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Began as the Dallas Community Chest Trust Fund in 1953.
 

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Ranks #7 in assets among all Texas foundations.
 

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Operates Educate Texas, an innovative alliance of public and private groups that share a common goal: improving the public education system so that every Texas student is prepared for success in school, in the workforce, and in life.
 

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Runs Entrepreneurs For North Texas, an organization that helps small to medium-sized businesses do good.
 

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Is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, public supported organization.
   

Video Overview

Watch this video, to learn more about Communities Foundation of Texas and our role in the community.

Carol Goglia
Senior Director of Marketing and Communications
214-750-4136
cgoglia@cftexas.org

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Our Key Programs:

 North Texas Giving DayEducate Texas - a public policy initiative of Communities Foundation of Texas Entrepeneurs for North Texas - a program of Communities Foundation of Texas W.W Caruth, Jr. Foundation - at Communities Foundation of Texas

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