Date: November 24, 2015    Category: , ,

Change a Child’s Story

During this holiday season, all of us at United Way of Metropolitan Dallas are grateful for our generous supporters, investing in change that lasts. To borrow a line from Dr. Seuss, “Unless someone like you … more »

Date: November 20, 2015    Category: ,

Alliance Data Makes $2.6 Million Donation to United Way Chapters Nationwide

Alliance Data employees raise $1.35 million of their own funds to help strengthen communities   via CSR Newswire (Source) – November 19, 2015 Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE: ADS), a leading global provider of data-driven marketing … more »

Date: November 19, 2015    Category:

Unite for Cheer

Give children living in homeless shelters the opportunity to select and wrap a special holiday gift for their mom or other woman in their life. Join United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and volunteer for Cheer! … more »

Date: November 19, 2015    Category:

How the Junior League of Dallas Became a Leadership Proving Ground

Membership in the 93-year-old organization is one thing many of the area’s most powerful female executives have in common. By Glenn Hunter, DMagazine DCEO (Source) – November 18, 2015 Melissa Reiff, president and chief operating … more »

Date: November 12, 2015    Category: ,

Volunteers join United Way by Giving Back to a Local Veteran this Veterans Day

On Veterans Day, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas partnered with Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity and volunteers from Texas Instruments, Energy Future Holdings and its family of companies, including TXU Energy and Luminant and La … more »

Date: November 12, 2015    Category: ,

United Way and Volunteers from Local Companies Help a Dallas Veteran Have a Home of Her Own

Unite for Change Community Impact Series Highlights Need to Help Veterans Achieve Financial Stability Through Home Ownership DALLAS, TX (November 11, 2015) – Home ownership has long been a symbol of the American Dream. For … more »

Date: November 10, 2015    Category: ,

Recess, Circle Time, Financial Planning: Learning College Savings In Kindergarten

Two elementary schools in Richardson ISD have debuted new lessons this fall that spotlight everything from landing a good job to planning for college. And a free savings account is part of the deal. By … more »

Date: November 10, 2015    Category:

Standing up for seniors

Dallas County is a safer, better place for older adults today compared to 40 years ago — because Molly Bogen spent her entire working life doing her darnedest to make it that way. By Mary … more »

Date: November 2, 2015    Category:

In the Now: Babies at Work

A new program at United Way allows new parents to bring their newborns to the office. via Fox 4 News (Source) United Way of Metropolitan Dallas is welcoming newborns at work. They say it’s better … more »

Date: October 28, 2015    Category:

Special Tribute to United Way Foundation Honoring Caroline Rose Hunt

The grandchildren of Caroline Rose Hunt give $5 million to the United Way Foundation of Metropolitan Dallas, honoring Hunt for her longstanding support of the United Way and its foundation. Caroline Rose Hunt Grandchildren Give … more »