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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


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 


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 […]

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


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 […]

Dallas Women’s Foundation Talks Economics

February 16, 2017

Via: D Magazine

The climate for women in Texas regarding education, child care, health insurance, and housing has room for improvement.

Yesterday, I attended a discussion of […]

Why it’s hard to be a woman in Texas

February 16, 2017

Via: Dallas Business Journal

If you’re really old — borderline ancient — you just might remember a song in which Tammy Wynette sang about how, […]

Challenges for Texas Women in Poverty

February 16, 2017

Via: NBC5


17 percent of women and girls live in poverty, Dallas study finds

February 16, 2017

 Via: Dallas Morning News

Women on average still make less than men and struggle to pay for child care, and about 17 percent of all women […]

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