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CEO Update

April 20, 2017

As the legislative session is now well underway, Dallas Women’s Foundation is proud to serve as a collective voice advocating for policies that empower women […]

CEO Update

April 12, 2017

As the legislative session is now well underway, Dallas Women’s Foundation is proud to serve as a collective voice advocating for policies that empower women […]

Dallas Women’s Foundation and Junior League of Dallas Host #BestSelf 2017 for Tween and Teen Girls

April 7, 2017

Via: BubbleLife

Dallas Women’s Foundation and the Junior League of Dallas (JLD) are hosting hundreds of girls ages 11 to 15 at #BestSelf 2017 on April […]

We can honor today’s women through common-sense policies

March 30, 2017

By Frances Deviney
March 28, 2017

http://www.mystatesman.com/news/opinion/commentary-can-honor-today-women-through-common-sense-policies/CvDEa9UfkUJuv4PVboC4IL/ 

My mother was smart, compassionate and unfailingly giving. Though I don’t believe I will ever be able to equal her in […]

Access to preventive health care can boost Texas women’s economic outlook

March 14, 2017

Via: Dallas Morning News 

http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/commentary/2017/03/13/access-preventive-health-care-can-boost-texas-womens-economic-outlook

As a son, husband, father and physical therapy faculty member at Texas Woman’s University, the nation’s largest public university primarily […]

Dallas Women’s Foundation Leadership Forum Honorees Meet

March 2, 2017

DALLAS, March 2, 2017 – On March 1st at Seasons 52 at NorthPark Center, Dallas Women’s Foundation held a dinner for the recipients of its […]

Featured Women: Kaleta A. Doolin, Artist and Philanthropist

March 2, 2017

Dallas Women’s Foundation is proud to feature longtime supporter, Kaleta Doolin, for her vision for equal representation for women in the arts. We thank Kaleta […]

CEO Update

March 1, 2017

At Dallas Women’s Foundation, we believe that to make real progress for women and girls, we must strengthen the pipeline of women leaders. This belief […]

CEO Update

February 17, 2017

Dear Friends,

This past fall, many of you met Karen at our Annual Luncheon. Karen, a single mom, recently lost her job and later her home. […]

Help with child care is the key to advancing women’s economic success

February 16, 2017

Via: Dallas Morning News

In a study published in 2017 by the Dallas Women’s Foundation, child care is featured as one of the four building blocks […]

One In Six Texas Women Live in Poverty; Report Says Child-Care Changes Could Help

February 16, 2017

Via: KERA

Women often walk a rougher road than men when it comes to economic stability.

The KERA radio interview (3:33)

A new report from the Dallas Women’s […]

Poverty a Big Problem for Texas Women

February 16, 2017

Via: Houston Public Media

The Dallas Women’s Foundation releases its 2017 report on economic issues for women.

A new report by the Dallas Women’s Foundation presented Friday at […]

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