Date: July 27, 2016    Category:

Unite Dallas Relief Fund Raises $1 million to support community healing

As we respond to the tragic events of July 7, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas remains focused on the collaborative role that we, alongside our community partners, best play in the healing process—and in moving forward. … more »

Date: July 13, 2016    Category:

Dallas Community Comes Together Following Tragedy on July 7

We are horrified about the vicious attack on Dallas July 7. Our thoughts and prayers are with those killed and injured, and their loved ones. United Way is committed to assist in the long term … more »

Date: July 7, 2016    Category:

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Announces New Board Chair

Nonprofit funder of health and human services United Way of Metropolitan Dallas announced today it has appointed its next Board Chair, effect this month. By Paul Wedding, Dallas Business Journal (Source) – July 7, 2016 … more »

Date: July 7, 2016    Category:

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas Announces Anne Motsenbocker to Serve as New Board Chair

Longtime United Way of Metropolitan Dallas supporter and volunteer leader Anne Motsenbocker, Managing Director & Head of South Middle Market for JPMorgan Chase & Co., will serve as the nonprofit’s next Board Chair, effective July … more »

Date: July 5, 2016    Category: , ,

Family Center replaces strip club, will house several United Way funded programs

Mother of two Ana Resendiz has plenty to celebrate. This fall, her five-year-old son Sebastian will begin kindergarten at a competitive private school. This summer, he, his two-year-old sister, and hundreds of other children will … more »

Date: July 1, 2016    Category:

Local United Way gets state grant to teach parents not to abuse

Susan Hoff, Chief Strategy and Operating Officer of United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, speaks about early childhood education last year at Dallas City Performance Hall. The organization received a state grant to fund a parent … more »

Date: June 29, 2016    Category: ,

Silence the Growl awards grants to Summer Meal Providers

Thanks to generous donations from the community and amazing support from our sponsors, thousands of North Texas children are now going to enjoy a summer free from growling tummies. Texas is ranked 7th highest in … more »

Date: June 24, 2016    Category: ,

Mesquite ISD provides free summer meals

District seeks to increase program awareness, participation By Kenny Green, Mesquite News (Source) – June 23, 2016 To stimulate interest in and awareness of the program, the district has partnered with the Texas Hunger Initiative … more »

Date: June 21, 2016    Category: ,

United Way Supports Social Innovation at Dallas Innovation Alliance

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas makes a first of its kind investment in the Dallas Innovation Alliance. United Way Gives $205,000 Grant to DIA – Dallas Innovates (Source) Tech Ticker: United Way Awards Grant to … more »

Date: June 9, 2016    Category:

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas receives top PR award

United Way of Metropolitan Dallas (UWMD), with Fay + Sawers Productions, has accepted the prestigious Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) Award of Excellence for “Getting 20,000 Guests to Attend a Birthday Party.” The yearlong … more »