Catholic Foundation Events Calendar

As part of its service to the community, and to enhance the visibility of both its philanthropic work and the pressing needs of the community, The Catholic Foundation hosts and sponsors a number of public and educational activities each year.

    37th Annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner

    2019 Award Dinner Honoree: Raul Estrada
    37th Catholic Foundation Award Dinner

    February 16, 2019 | Cocktails at 6:00 pm, Dinner at 7:30 pm

    More than 1,000 people will be attending this year's Award Dinner at the Hilton Anatole. If you have any questions about reservations, please contact either Linda Scheets or Anne Nicol at 972-661-9792.

Maximizing the Impact of Your Non-Profit Board Panel Discussion

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.

Corporate Sponsors-Professional Advisors Series

Thank you to all who attended our November 8 session at The Belo Mansion with Jonathan G. Blattmachr talking “New Angles of Estate and Income Tax Planning for Individuals.” 

Our next session will take place on Nov. 14 and feature Howard M. Zaritsky, a nationally recognized expert on estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer taxes, fiduciary income taxes, estate planning and estate administration.

Planned Giving Forum Luncheon 2018

Stay tuned for information about our next Catholic Foundation bi-yearly informative lunch program.

Art Competition – Stay Tuned for Save the Date and Call for Professional Artists

Enter our 2019 annual art competition before August:

  • for a $2,500 Grand Prize Award
  • Public display on Art Wall in Dallas Arts District for One Year
  • Public Unveiling and Art Dedication in the Fall
  • $250 Honorable Mention Prizes

Grants Strengthen North Texas Communities

Each spring and fall, The Catholic Foundation provides grants to organizations that meet the physical and spiritual needs of the Catholic community throughout the Diocese of Dallas and the region.

In the fall, The Catholic Foundation awarded $692,000 in grants to North Texas churches, schools and community organizations. 

The grants supported a number of initiatives including major building renovations and technology upgrades for churches and schools, a branding project and the expansion of a community program that assists expectant mothers.