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Philanthropy & Nonprofits

Charting the impact of the city’s charities



New Friends New Life CEO Bianca Davis Has Survived Six Hurricanes

The CEO of New Friends New Life, who was born amidst a hurricane in The Bahamas, shares her upbringing story.
D CEO Awards Programs

Winners Revealed: D CEO’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards

D CEO and Communities Foundation of Texas honored DFW nonprofits and the companies that support them at The Factory in Deep Ellum.

AES Literacy Institute Wins Social Innovator of the Year at United Way’s The Pitch

In one night, AES Literacy Institute outearned its yearly operating budget of $86,000 by taking home $105,000 in winnings at the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas' yearly 'Shark Tank'-style competition.

Downtown Dallas Inc. Hires New President and CEO

Jennifer Scripps will step down from her current post as the director of arts and culture for the city of Dallas to join DDI in April.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC.
Doing Good

Kick Off the Year as a Volunteer, Starting on MLK Day

Make the day off a day on. Here are six places in Dallas where you can do some good.



Confessions of a Gingerbread Gunner

"All the angels are gone, son. There's only devils left." —John Dutton

Hats On to Big D: Mad Hatter Tea Announces Its 2022 Theme

Next April’s event, infamous for its over-the-top hats, is celebrating all things Dallas
Arts & Entertainment

Your Guide to Dallas Galas, Luncheons, and Charity Events This Winter

There are myriad ways to support North Texas philanthropies this season: black-tie soirées, holiday gift drives, fashion shows, virtual auctions, and more.

Don’t Toss Your Pumpkins After Halloween–These Dallas Orgs Can Use Them

Keep your gourds out of the garbage by donating them to a local animal rescue (pigs will snack on them!) or to nonprofits that can use them for compost.
By Peyton Webb

Take a Look Inside the Kips Bay Decorator Show House, Which Opens Today

Get a sneak peek at a palatial Georgian home in Old Preston Hollow that’s been reimagined by top Dallas designers. Proceeds go to local charities.