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Eight Women’s Foundations Honored for Leadership in Equity, Diversity

September 27, 2017

Via: Philanthropy News Digest

The New York Women’s Foundation (NYWF) has announced that it and seven other women’s foundations have received the Women’s Funding Network‘s 2017 Leadership in Equity […]

Helping women-owned businesses thrive in Texas

September 21, 2017

Via: Denton Record Chronicle

By: Shannon Mantaro

Woman-owned businesses continue to be a growing force in the United States economy. According to the National Association of Women […]

Carla Harris to Keynote Annual Leadership Awards Dinner; Currently Accepting Nominations for Awards

December 14, 2016

Carla Harris to Keynote Dallas Women’s Foundation’s Annual Leadership Awards Dinner
Foundation is Currently Accepting Nominations for Prominent Leadership Awards


DALLAS, December 14, 2016 – Carla Harris, […]

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

Board Member Jennifer Biry Selected for TLU’s Distinguished Alumni Award

June 3, 2016

Congratulations to our Board member Jennifer Biry who has been selected as the recipient of the Texas Lutheran University’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Jennifer has served on […]

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 […]

Author: Glass Ceiling Won’t Shatter Until Men are Caregivers, Too

April 25, 2016

By Glenn Hunter, D CEO (Source) – April 25, 2016

Former U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison, a Texas Republican, is a big fan of Anne-Marie Slaughter, […]

Women Making History in Texas

March 1, 2016

In honor of Women’s History Month, Dallas Women’s Foundation highlights local women from the 1800s to now, who have made a lasting and powerful impact […]

Foundation Recognizes Seven Women for Leadership

February 4, 2016

Dallas Women’s Foundation Recognizes Seven Women for Leadership and Service Impacting Lives of Women and Girls: April Awards Dinner Features Keynote Speaker Anne-Marie Slaughter

Dallas […]

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