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Institute Details New Domestic Violence Data for Dallas Task Force

December 14, 2016

Via UTDallas:
A new report by UT Dallas’ Institute for Urban Policy Research (IUPR) gives a detailed picture of domestic violence in Dallas that includes 15,000 […]

Texan of the Year finalist: Philanthropist Cecilia Boone

December 14, 2016

Via The Dallas Morning News Editorial

To hear philanthropist Cecilia Guthrie Boone tell it, she was primed early to work on gender equality and women’s health issues.

While […]

$4.4 Million in Grants Awarded Benefit North Texas Women and Girls

October 17, 2016

$4.4 Million in Grants Awarded Benefit North Texas Women and Girls
Dallas Women’s Foundation’s 224 grants focus on Economic Security and Leadership for women and girls

Dallas […]

Grantee The Akola Project Helps Struggling Women Succeed (via Dallas Morning News)

September 18, 2016

“The idea of bringing her successful project to Dallas was sparked from a meeting through the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

In 2014, Underwood met Roslyn […]

Why You Need to Know Roslyn Dawson Thompson (via D CEO)

September 6, 2016

The president and CEO of the Dallas Women’s Foundation is helping to create new opportunities.

Read more at D CEO

Grant benefits girls during out-of-school time

May 5, 2016

Dallas Women’s Foundation’s recent investment in After-School All-Stars helps further the variety of programs and events available to girls at the Irma Lerma Rangel Young […]

Help #SecureTXWomen

May 2, 2016

Economic security – defined as having the resources, including human, social and financial capital, to protect from crisis and provide a foundation for strong futures […]

There’s No Spring Break from Child Care Needs

March 3, 2016

Dear friends,

As the season turns and schools will soon close for Spring Break, many families are planning holidays together, with trips to the beach or […]

Report Receives Global Award

November 15, 2015

Economic Issues for Women in Texas received the Community Indicators Consortium’s 2015 Impact Award for using data to engage diverse audiences around the issue of women’s economic […]

Why Care About Women’s Economic Security

September 28, 2015

We’ve been sharing lots of information about women’s economic security lately. Economic security, sometimes referred to as financial stability, means having the resources, including human, […]

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