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Social Sector Leaders Go Back to School in New Joint Executive Education Offering in Partnership with SMU Cox School of Business and Communities Foundation of Texas

New Social Entrepreneurship Certificate for Social Sector Leaders Debuted

More than sixty social sector leaders from across the metroplex gathered last month at the SMU Cox School of Business for the first of a new eleven-session certificate program to become social entrepreneurs.

Support for Israel Relief

More than 1,200 lives have been lost since Israel was attacked on October 7, 2023, with many more wounded, including civilians. Our hearts are heavy for the people of Israel and all impacted by this horrific act of violence.

Giving Gratitude for 15 Years of Monica Christopher’s impact at CFT

CFT celebrates Monica Christopher's legacy as she charts toward a new career chapter beyond CFT.

After fifteen years of dedicated service and leadership, Monica Christopher, senior vice president and chief giving and community impact officer, will be departing CFT for her next chapter in early November. 


CFT's North Texas Giving Day raises $63.9 Million

$63.9 million raised by 97,000+ donors will support 3,249 local organizations.

More than 97,000 donors showed up for causes they care about by donating $63.9 million to 3,249 nonprofits during the 15th annual North Texas Giving Day.


CFT For Business SPOTLIGHT: Neiman Marcus Group

Neiman Marcus Group partners with Communities Foundation of Texas

Giving back has been embedded in Neiman Marcus Group’s culture since its inception in 1907. By tapping into CFT’s charitable expertise over the past fifteen years, The Heart of Neiman Marcus Foundation has taken its charitable giving strategies to the next level.

Advisor Connection: Angie Herrington

Spotlight on Angie Herrington, Herrington Wealth Management

Angie Herrington, a Certified Financial Planner®, wealth advisor, and owner of Herrington Wealth Management, has been working side by side with CFT to provide valuable advisory services for her charitable clients. 

Supporting our Allen community, together

$500,000 donated to CFT's Support for Allen Fund

More than 650 individuals, families, and businesses have given a combined $500,000 to CFT’s Support for Allen Fund to assist local nonprofits providing resources and services in response to the tragic mass shooting at Allen Premium Outlets.

Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute Launches Texas Blue Chip Program, Providing Mental Health Support to Law Enforcement Officers

The program is supported by CFT’s 'Support for Allen Fund'

The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute is proud to announce the official
launch of the Texas Blue Chip Program, a groundbreaking initiative aimed at offering law enforcement officers an additional access point for confidential and free mental health services.

Galleria Dallas Helps CFT Say Cheers to 15 Years of NTX Giving Day with Month-Long Exhibit

The display at Galleria Dallas debuts in conjunction with Early Giving opening on Friday, Sept. 1.

During September, Galleria Dallas will partner with Communities Foundation of Texas for a Gallery Wall that celebrates the acclaimed organization’s 15 years of hosting and powering CFT’s North Texas Giving Day.