• The Catholic Foundation Award Dinner

    On February 6, 2015 Ed Leyden was honored for his philanthropic leadership and gracious service to others in our community.

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    Catholic Foundation Dinner
  • 2015 Spring Grant Ceremony

    The Catholic Foundation held the 2015 Spring Grant Ceremony at St. Paul the Apostle Parish Center where more than $880,000 in grants were distributed to 23 organizations serving the Catholic community.

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    2013 Fall Grant Ceremony
  • 2015 Advisory Council Meeting

    The Catholic Foundation Advisory Council, greet one another at the annual Advisory Council meeting with keynote speaker Colleen Barrett.

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    2015 Advisory Council Meeting
  • Grants Are
    A Gift To Communities

    Each grant submitted is unique and provides more than just a dollar amount to the community and the individuals who call that community home.

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    Church Renovation Grant
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J. Matthew Kramer

President's Message: Giving To and Through The Catholic Foundation Is For You, It's Easy and It's For Others

Over the past 25 years, The Catholic Foundation has provided over $94 million in grants to religious, charitable and educational organizations in our Dallas Catholic community and various Catholic and secular charitable organizations across the country. Whether it's an annual gift or a bequest, The Catholic Foundation is a vehicle for donors to give to their existing favorite charities.

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Next week! Wednesday, October 14th Join us as we unveil the new Catholic Foundation Plaza's Art Wall Competition winner from 5-7 pm.

The Catholic Foundation Plaza is a unique 3,900 square foot public space located at the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, 2215 Ross Avenue, Dallas, Texas. The Plaza is located at the corner of Flora and Crockett Streets, directly across from the Meyerson Symphony Hall.

 View all of the 2015 Art Competition entries here.

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December 9, 2015
9th Annual Advisors Series for Estate and Wealth Management Professionals

Featuring: Professor Jeffrey N. Pennell
Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
Belo Mansion, Downtown Dallas 

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23 Organizations benefit from 2015 Spring Grants 

Twenty-three local churches, schools and organizations throughout the Catholic Diocese of Dallas received more than $850,000 in grants during The Catholic Foundation’s Spring Grant Ceremony on April 14. 

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GiftLegacy: Create your plan today

An Online Wills Planner and Gifts Calculator are great tools to use to start making your  charitable intentions a reality.

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The Catholic Foundation | 12222 Merit Drive, Suite 850, Dallas, TX 75251| 972.661.9792 phone | 972.661.0140 fax | info@catholicfoundation.com