Date: April 20, 2015    Category: ,

Free financial education fairs offered

Financial Fitness Dallas Fort Worth will offer free financial education fairs Saturday in Dallas and April 25 in Fort Worth. by Pamela Yip, The Dallas Morning News (Source) Attendees will be able to meet with … more »

Date: April 16, 2015    Category:

Baylor S&W’s Allison: ‘Texas Way’ Lacks Legislative Traction

By Glenn Hunter, D HealthCare Daily (source) Joel Allison, CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health, doubts the Texas Legislature will pass any state-tailored program aimed at accessing federal Medicaid expansion dollars via the likes of … more »

Date: April 10, 2015    Category: ,

United Way Offers Free Tax Help

Have you filed your taxes yet? If not, chances are, you’re not alone. Remember – the tax deadline is Wednesday, April 15th. United Way offers free tax help for last-minute filers – WFAA Channel 8 … more »

Date: April 9, 2015    Category:

6 social innovation entities you didn’t know had a Dallas presence

As the Dallas entrepreneurial community continues to grow, so does its social innovation community. By Danielle Abril, Dallas Business Journal (source) Southern Methodist University hosted its Social Innovation Forum on Tuesday featuring some of the largest well-known … more »

Date: March 30, 2015    Category: ,

Kit Sawers named new Chief Development Officer

Talent Acquisition of Sawers & Business Development Strategies Team is Historic Move, Building Capacity for Community Transformation Kit Sawers named new Chief Development Officer The queen of big events joins United Way to head $100 … more »

Date: March 26, 2015    Category:

Interfaith Seder Focusing on Poverty

  by David Gruber, Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance (Source) Monday night, MDHA President and CEO, Cindy J. Crain, and I had the great pleasure of attending the Jewish Community Relations Council 3rd Annual Interfaith Seder … more »

Date: March 17, 2015    Category: ,

David T. Seaton to Serve as 2015 Annual Campaign Chair

Fluor Corporation Chairman and CEO Next Up in Powerful Lineup of Community Leadership United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Announces David T. Seaton to Serve as 2015 Annual Campaign Chair Dallas Business Journal – 5 things … more »

Date: March 11, 2015    Category: ,

High-Quality, Full-Day Pre-K for Texas Kids

via CBS DFW On Tuesday, March 10 Susan Hoff, CSOO of United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, testified before the Texas House Public Education Committee about the need for high quality full-day Pre-K to ensure our … more »

Date: March 11, 2015    Category:

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Celebrates Philanthropy and Fashion at Host City Event

400 leaders from United Ways across the country gathered in Dallas February 25-27 for the United Way Women’s Leadership Summit-  a fabulous night of “fashion, food, philanthropy & fun” hosted by Neiman Marcus in Downtown. … more »

Date: March 5, 2015    Category:

Dr. Seuss Reading Day

Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened! There are more than 16,000 reasons to smile! That’s how many students in 675 classrooms across 1,100 square miles experienced a Seussical reading adventure with United … more »