Our Focus: Income

Work that pays $18/hr

Working with area employers, our Pathways to Work program provides post-secondary skills training and credentials that lead to better paying jobs. Watch how PerScholas opens doors to a real career and a brighter future.

Why Income?

MyMoneyDFW.com

MyMoneyDFW, developed by United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and United Way of Tarrant County, offers simple strategies to help more families get, manage and protect their money.

Basic Needs

We fund programs that address our community’s most immediate needs, providing food, shelter, safety and more in emergency situations.

Ruth Sharp Altshuler Basic Needs Fund

Community Investments

Workforce Development

We don’t just provide skills training and credentials that lead to better paying jobs, we connect applicants with prospective employers through work readiness courses, placement services and small business programs.

Pathways to Work™

Community Investments

Financial Capability

We help residents improve their ability to budget, reduce debt, monitor and increase their credit. And we offer online strategies that help families get, manage and keep more of their hard-earned money.

MyMoneyDFW.com

Free Tax Preparation

Community Investments

Social Innovation

Akola empowers marginalized women to transform their lives and the lives of their families through meaningful employment.

Community Partners

Click for a list of partners we support

Basic Needs

American Red Cross – Dallas Area Chapter
Assistance Center of Collin County
Catholic Charities of Dallas
Christian Community Action
CitySquare
Concord Missionary Baptist Church
Dallas Furniture Bank
Denton County Friends of the Family
Equal Heart
Hope’s Door New Beginning Center
Interfaith Family Services
Irving Cares
Jewish Family Services
Meals on Wheels of Collin County
Mesquite Social Services
Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance
Metrocrest Services
Mosaic Family Services
Resource Center of Dallas
Rockwall County Helping Hands
Samaritan Inn
The Community Council of Greater Dallas
The Family Place
The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command
The Visiting Nurse Association of Texas
Wilkinson Center

Workforce Development Skills

Achieve
AVANCE Dallas
Cafe Momentum
Catholic Charities of Dallas
CitySquare
CitySquare
Goodwill Industries of Dallas
H I S Bridge Builders
Interfaith Family Services
Jewish Family Services
LaunchAbility
LIFT (Literacy Instruction for Texas)
LiftFund
Literacy Achieves (formerly VMLC)
Metrocrest Services
My Possibilities
New Friends New Life
NPower
Parkland Foundation
Per Scholas
Prison Entrepreneurship Program
The Family Place
The Senior Source
Wilkinson Center
WiNGS

Financial Capability

Catholic Charities of Dallas
CitySquare
Dallas Area Habitat for Humanity
Foundation Communities
Goodwill Industries of Dallas
Housing Crisis Center
Interfaith Family Services
Jewish Family Services
Metrocrest Services
National Council of the United States Society of St. Vincent de Paul
The Salvation Army DFW Metroplex Command
The Senior Source
Transformance
Wilkinson Center
WiNGS

How Can I Help?