Catholic Foundation News

Catholic Foundation has been in the news! Check out what we have been up to and how we are positively impacting our Catholic community.

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Dallas Bishop Edward Burns Recognizes The Catholic Foundation

Dallas Bishop Edward Burns expresses his appreciation to The Catholic Foundation for the stalwart work the Foundation does to help local parishes, schools and nonprofits, plus programs that take place throughout the Dallas Catholic Diocese.

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Registration & Sponsorship Open For Fall Advisors Series

Plan to attend the 13th annual Advisors Series for Estate and Wealth Management Professionals at the Belo Mansion Nov. 14 in downtown Dallas. Registration of $90 per person is open. Four sponsorship levels are now also available for consideration.

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Want to Honor a Superstar Employee at a Local Catholic School?

The Work of Heart Award Program was created in partnership with The Catholic Foundation by a donor who sought to achieve a unique charitable purpose.

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Celebrating Catholic Community Service

The 37th annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner was a night for the ages.

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The Good Word Grows Grander

We hope those of you who received a hard copy of The Good Word – Winter 2019 edition at your home or business enjoyed not only the content but the new, larger tabloid format.

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A Night of Celebration and Many Smiles

See hundreds of photos from the 2019 Catholic Foundation Award Dinner!

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2019 Catholic Foundation Award Honoree Video

Enjoy the tribute video of our 37th annual Catholic Foundation Award honoree, Raul Estrada.

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Panel Discusses Maximizing Non-profit Board Leadership

Our most recent Catholic Community Network session provided invaluable insight on non-profit board leadership for a roomful of local non-profit officials.

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Catholic Foundation Award Recipient Shares Story on Dallas Airwaves

Raul Estrada, our recently honored Catholic Foundation Award recipient, recently sat down with KRLD-AM business analyst David Johnson for his series, “CEO Spotlight” to talk about his career and what drives him to serve others in the greater Dallas community.

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Fall Advisor Series to Focus on Recent Tax Developments

Save the date for our 13th annual Advisor Series for Estate and Wealth Management Professionals at the Belo Mansion Nov. 14 in downtown Dallas. Howard M. Zaritsky, a nationally-recognized expert on estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes, fiduciary income taxes, estate planning and estate administration, will present "The Year in Review: An Estate Planner's Perspective on Recent Tax Developments."

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Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep’s Gerard Cardenas Named 2019 Hal Tehan Scholar Award Winner

This year, in honor of a man fully dedicated to his faith and community, we renamed the scholarship the Hal Tehan Scholar Award, and presented it to Gerard Cardenas, a junior (ranked first in his class) at Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep.

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Entrepreneur and Community Builder Raul Estrada Receives 2019 Catholic Foundation Award at 37th Annual Award Dinner

Nearly 1,200 people gathered Feb. 16 to honor entrepreneur and community builder Raul Estrada at The Catholic Foundation’s 37th Annual Award Dinner at the Hilton Anatole.

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Catholic Foundation On The Airwaves

The Guadalupe Radio Network airwaves have been alive with good news about The Catholic Foundation. KATH, 910-AM host Dave Palmer recently sat down with President and CEO Matt Kramer and Vice President of Business Development Cheryl Mansour to talk about the role and purpose of The Catholic Foundation.

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Maximizing the Impact of Your Non-Profit Board Panel Discussion March 6

All are welcome to our next Catholic Community Network session, "Maximizing the Impact of Your Non-profit Board," on Wednesday, March 6 at our office, 12222 Merit Drive, Suite 850.

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The Catholic Foundation Will be on the Air Twice This Week

Friends of The Catholic Foundation are invited to hear not one, but two, interviews on the Guadalupe Radio Network the week of Feb. 4 about the upcoming 37th annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner.

News Media Contacts

Bill Kula, APR, Director of Marketing and Communications, via email or 972-331-1636 (o), 214-789-1644 (mobile)

Lauren Dugger, Sunwest Communications, via email, or 214-373-1601, x272 

Kristen Carter, Sunwest Communications, via email, or 214-373-1601, x250

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