North Texas is made up of problem solvers, difference makers, and opportunity creators.
Together, we're on a mission to change lives forever in our community by investing in programs focused on education, access to jobs, and quality health care.
Interconnected issues in three key areas increase the gap between those in need and those on a path to succeed.
We invest in organizations who are hands-on in the areas of education, financial stability, and health.
We set bold goals and take pride in the progress we've made in Dallas over the last 90 years!
Elementary school teacher Ms. Ontiveros says that programs like REAL School Gardens are changing her students’ perception of learning.Read full story
Without a graphing calculator, Cynthia’s high-level math courses were made much harder. Good thing United Way has a few friends who could help.Read full story
After her elementary school was selected to be a Healthy Zone School In-Training, 11-year-old Emily and her friends led a student movement to make being healthy fun which helped the school earn the promotion to Healthy Zone School after the first year in the program.Read full story
Kevin was a chronic substance abuser and while in prison for drug distribution, he enrolled in the Prison Entrepreneurship Program (PEP) and got his life on track.Read full story
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