About Us

Our goal is to make tomorrow better by partnering with ambitiously compassionate people like you.

We have been a partner with local individuals, families and businesses for raising the quality of life in our community since 1953. We provide effective ways to make meaningful charitable contributions while realizing significant tax advantages. We listen to your priorities, advise on strategic giving, handle the investment of the gift and manage your charitable grants to worthwhile causes.

We offer services to empower your giving like North Texas Giving Day and the Giving Guide as well as ongoing education events in our building.

We also lead several initiatives including our community impact grants, Educate Texas, CFT for Business and W.W. Caruth, Jr. Foundation.

Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2017

Total Assets: $1.098 billion
Total Grants paid: $109 million
Total Gifts Received: $95 million
Number of Funds: 1000
Cumulative Grants (since inception): $1.7+ billion

Hub Model


CFT as the Kitchen Table

Nonprofit Leader and CEO of the North Texas Food Bank, Jan Pruitt, speaks about CFT’s leadership role in the community. “When I think about CFT, I think about a kitchen table…” Read More

Our Key Programs:

Giving Day 2018 Logo Educate 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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