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Joe Dingman Receives 2020 Catholic Foundation Award at 38th Annual Award Dinner

More than 1,000 guests gathered to honor affordable housing advocate Joe Dingman at The Catholic Foundation’s 38th Annual Award Dinner at the Hilton Anatole on Feb. 1. The annual dinner recognized the co-founder and treasurer of the Catholic Housing Initiative for his significant impact in the greater Dallas area affordable housing landscape over the past several decades.

The Conversation: End-of-Life Seminar (SOLD OUT!)

“THE CONVERSATION: A Catholic Perspective on End-of-Life Issues” on Saturday, March 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Rita Catholic Community in the Parish Commons room is now sold out!
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Catholic Foundation Welcomes Three New Board of Trustees

Lois S. Cartwright, Ana Esteve Yoder and Thomas G. Yoxall have joined The Catholic Foundation Board of Trustees and will serve a three-year term through 2022.
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60 Things!

Just how well do you know The Catholic Foundation? Here are 60 things you may not have known about us.
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Come Celebrate Catholic Philanthropy At Its Finest Feb. 1

Table and individual seat reservations are brisk for the 38th annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner on Saturday, Feb. 1.
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The Good Word Wraps Up 2019

We hope those of you who received a hard copy of the most recent copy of The Good Word newsletter at home or business enjoyed the content. We continue to receive positive response about the new, larger tabloid format introduced earlier this year.

The Giving Season

We all blinked, and January 2020 awaits in just 2 ½ weeks. As Advent, Christmas and New Year’s Eve plans are fulfilled, the end of the year also presents a unique, often introspective, time to evaluate decisions about investments, job goals or changes, health, family and personal relationships, travel and a topic near and dear to us – charitable giving.

Catholic Editors Embrace Technology To Tell Stories

Guests at the quarterly Catholic Community Network hosted by The Catholic Foundation Dec. 4 gained valuable insights from the editors of The Texas Catholic and North Texas Catholic. Key areas of discussion included ways to earn media coverage and establish strong editorial relationships built upon trust.
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The Catholic Foundation Awards $862,656 in Grants at Fall Ceremony

The Catholic Foundation awarded $862,656 in grants to 19 local schools, churches and community organizations during its fall grant ceremony today at St. Gabriel the Archangel Catholic Community, a past grant recipient of the Foundation.

"Check" This Out!

It's going to be a great day on Friday for several Dallas-area churches, schools & nonprofits.