News & Events

News & Event


North Texas Cares

As North Texans, we have overcome many difficult situations together over the years including natural disasters, man-made disasters and economic emergencies. However, we’ve never encountered anything quite like the health emergency we face today.

Processing Grant Requests and Contributions

The Catholic Foundation continues working remotely to serve you, our donors, and our community. Please submit any request via Donor Link, or via email to

Investment Decisions in a Volatile Market

We rely on the strength of our Board of Trustee approved investment policy, the oversight of our investment committee and the expertise of our professional investment counsel, LCG Associates, Atlanta, to help us navigate these challenging times.
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The Catholic Foundation: Here For You During This Unprecedented Time

On behalf of the Board of Trustees and staff of The Catholic Foundation, I want to reassure our donors, grant recipients and partners that The Catholic Foundation is here for you during this unprecedented time.

Key IT Challenges Involving Non-profits Discussed During Catholic Community Network Panel

Non-profits have unique challenges with IT when compared to for-profit companies guests heard during our first Catholic Community Network of the year. Special thanks to our guest panel made up of Wade Yeaman, President and CEO of Fluid IT Services, Heather Flabiano, Ph.D., Vice President-Finance and Operations at The Dallas Foundation and Carol McDonald, CPA, Chief Financial Officer at The Catholic Foundation.
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Testamentary Charitable Gifts: Bringing Peace to a Stressful World

We all feel stress from things like traffic, health, deadlines, family obligations and business goals. Financial and estate planning presents yet another stressful challenge, particularly for clients who wish to make a charitable gift but are reluctant to relinquish control of their assets during life. Luckily, testamentary charitable gifts can be a virtually stress-free solution for some clients.
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Miles of Smiles from 2020 Award Dinner

Enjoy the views from our 2020 Catholic Foundation Award Dinner that celebrated the best in Catholic philanthropy as we honored Joe Dingman as the recipient of the 38th annual Catholic Foundation Award.
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Donor Advised Fund Operational Update

We want to bring your attention to operational changes to our Donor Advised Fund (DAF) grant process. A notice issued by the Internal Revenue Service affects two types of grants from a DAF.
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Investment Committee Letter About Fund Change

The Investment Committee of the Board of Trustees of The Catholic Foundation reviewed our asset allocations and performance of the underlying investment managers at the November 2019 committee meeting. It was decided to transfer the domestic equity assets from Vanguard Total Stock Market Index to Christian Brothers Investment Services Core Equity Index.
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Talking Tech During Next Catholic Community Network Panel

We're talking tech, focused on small and medium-sized nonprofits, at our next Catholic Community Network open to all non-profits, clergy and staff at churches, plus administrators and staff at local schools on Wednesday, March 4 in our Dallas office.