Child Care Associates (CCA) has been tapped to lead Tarrant County’s efforts to ensure childcare for children of essential workers, as well as to support childcare providers during the COVID-19 response period. Just before the emergency declaration was made by Tarrant County, CCA’s CEO Kara …
Thrift for Good was set to open in late summer 2020 in Hurst as the for-profit donation-based thrift store counterpart to two charitable organizations – TFG Charitable Supply, and TFG Foundation.
The office of U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, has announced that health centers in Fort Worth and Denton have received federal grants to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Camp Fire First Texas will host a virtual fundraising event on April 21 at 7 p.m. in lieu of the annual Camp El Tesoro de la Vida Benefit dinner. The event will be broadcast using Facebook Live and feature an online auction.
Catholic Charities Fort Worth is soliciting help including financial support in spreading the word about how people can help as the organization continues to serve the local community working through the COVID-19 crisis, the organization said in a news release.
North Texas doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers are working long hours and putting themselves at risk to help others during the COVID-19 virus pandemic.
These are difficult days. We’re frightened by the havoc COVID-19 may wreak on our families, friends, local businesses and the simple pleasures of life in North Texas. And for good reason.
The COVID-19 outbreak has forced many correctional agencies across the country to make the difficult but medically necessary decision to limit individuals entering facilities, including temporarily suspending in-person visitation.
Ask, and ye shall receive - or rather, they shall receive. In this case, "they" are the folks at Mission Arlington/Mission Metroplex, in response to a challenge put out by Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams.
Higginbotham is purchasing meals from local eateries that have temporarily reduced their operations to take-out and delivery due to COVID-19 mandates, the company said in a news release.
Jasmin Milz Holmstrup has joined Dynamic Development Strategies, LLC as a Senior Associate. The company, based in Fort Worth, offers a variety of nonprofit leadership and fundraising services.
Since 1995, long before technology became our friend, Project Partners has operated a virtual office business model fueled by a team of talented, skilled, and experienced individuals who work efficiently and collaboratively to exceed our clients’ expectations.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, 15 North Texas foundations and United Ways have quickly come together to create North Texas Cares, a funder collaborative that will provide support for organizations that work with people and communities most negatively affected by COVID-19, the organiza…
United Way of Tarrant County announced March 25 that almost $400,000 has been donated to its Emergency Relief Fund led by Bank of America, which donated $150,000 and Wells Fargo, which donated $100,000.
Texas Capital Bank has announced a $100,000 donation to assist Parkland Health & Hospital System with expediting COVID-19 testing services and support frontline caretakers and patients needing continual monitoring, the bank said in a news release.
Despite the limitations imposed by the Coronavirus pandemic, 38 & Vine is offering a way for patrons to support and raise funds for local charities through the purchase of curbside or delivery wine.
Gov. Greg Abbott has teamed with Roy Spence, chairman of Austin-based GSD&M and Oscar-winning actor and UT fan Matthew McConaughey for a public service announcement encouraging Texans to practice social distancing by staying home in order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
Alliance For Children has announced the hiring of Katia Gonzalez as Director of Community Engagement. Gonzalez began her career in field of child advocacy in 2010 as an investigator with the Department of Family and Protective Services where she worked as part of a multidisciplinary team inv…
LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry joined Jon Bon Jovi at Abbey Road Studios in London on Friday as the singer recorded a charity single to support the foundation that oversees the Invictus Games — a multinational sports event for sick and injured servicemen.
Ann Sutherland Chappell, a longtime Fort Worth volunteer and professional in the communications field, died Feb. 26 in Houston from complications of cancer. She was 76.
200 guests attended the second annual Mission in the Marketplace to learn about how to share their faith appropriately in the workplace and in the community.
Texas oil and ranching heiress Anne Marion, who was a major benefactor and leader in Fort Worth for years and a driving force behind the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth as well as a founder of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico, has died. She was 81.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The cancer charity whose yellow wristbands became a global brand under founder Lance Armstrong is seeking to reinvent itself, years after donations and revenues crashed along with the disgraced cyclist's career.
Lighthouse for the Blind of Fort Worth was recently awarded a contract by the State of Texas to be a provider for Assistive Technology Evaluations, the organization said in a news release.
The Shops at Clearfork was able to raise over $30,000 for local nonprofit Greatest Gift Catalog Ever during the 2019 holiday season, due to support from the Fort Worth community.. Through matching funds, in-kind donations, and other communication tools and connections, the organization has l…
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The company that controls the dot-org online universe is putting the registry of domain names up for sale, and the nonprofits that often use the suffix in their websites are raising concerns about the move.
BAKERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The "world's worst cat" is available for adoption — just ask the Mitchell County Animal Rescue organization in North Carolina.
Reliant is partnering with the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo for the second year in a row to host “Boots for Fort Worth,” an art contest benefiting Fort Worth nonprofits with larger-than-life decorated cowboy boots.
Numbers from the Office of the Attorney General suggest there are about 234,000 victims of labor trafficking and about 79,000 victims of youth and minor sex trafficking in Texas at any given time.
Fort Worth Sister Cities International is today launching the public campaign of the Members Circle of Giving and has announced Charlie Powell, President of Ciera Bank, as the 2020 Campaign Chair.
Tailwind Advisors announced Jan. 15 it was launching a new division, Tailwind Philanthropic Advisors, that will work with clients to establish and support a long-term philanthropic vision while aligning with financial goals.
Chris Laker is a New York City-based stand-up who just made his television debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Named a New Face at the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival in 2011, Chris's sharp and edgy comedy has earned him a loyal following in New York's alternative scene, where he's hosted a…
The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation, which invests in depression research and partners with other organizations to provide suicide prevention training and resources, has added two members to its board of directors.
The Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, Texas, the 110-year-old independent craft brewery and brewer of the iconic Shiner Bock, announced a contribution of $12,000 to six local fire departments that responded to the fire that broke out on the Wurstfest grounds in New Braunfels, Texas on Nov. 15, 2019…