After8 improves life outcomes and promotes self-sufficiency by giving unsheltered high school students a safe place and offering education as a pathway out of homelessness and poverty.
After-School All-Stars provides comprehensive after-school programs that keep children safe and help them success in school and life.
Behind Every Door Ministries
Behind Every Door Ministries works to transform underserved neighborhoods by empowering individuals and families to build and sustain healthy communities. The strategy of Behind Every Door Ministries is simple: Make friends to make life better.
Bold Idea supports the development of students as critical thinkers, problem solvers, and effective communicators who are proficient in core technology skills - from coding to computational thinking.
Carson's Village helps families through the most difficult time in their life after a sudden or unexpected loss of a loved one. Advocates provide assistance with funeral guidance, financial coaching, referrals, and other immediately needed services.
Children at Risk
Children at Risk drives change for children through research, education, and influencing public policy. Focused solely on the well-being of the whole child, it works to make childrens needs a priority and to ensure ample resources are available for children and their families to thrive.
Common Threads brings health and wellness to children, families, and communities through cooking and nutritional education to not only combat the rising number of diet-related diseases, but also cultivate a culture that embraces a healthier lifestyle and celebrates diversity through food.
Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center
Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center works to prevent sexual violence in North Texas and compassionately serving those impacted by it. DARC provides counseling, crisis intervention, and advocacy for those who have been affected by sexual violence as well as education and outreach in the community.
Dallas Leadership Foundation
Dallas Leadership Foundation was founded in 1995 to glorify Christ by addressing the root issue facing challenged communities - the lack of leadership. It focuses on systematic leadership development built on a foundation of genuine love and respect for people.
Education Opens Doors
Education Opens Doors turns college aspiration into reality by empowering students with the college knowledge and soft-skills needed to purposefully navigate through high school to college.
Foundation Communities provides affordable, attractive homes and free on-site support services for thousands of families, veterans, seniors, and individuals with disabilities, helping them achieve educational success, financial stability, and healthier lifestyles. It owns and operates 18 communities throughout North Texas and Austin.
Foundation For C.H.O.I.C.E.
By serving at risk youth through a one-on-one mentoring program, Foundation For C.H.O.I.C.E. creates opportunities for a college education through professionally supported relationships, inspiring the student to make positive choices for their future.
Human Rights Initiative of North Texas
HRI of North Texas provides legal and support services to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights abuses, advocates for justice, and promotes international human rights.
KidLinks provides healing, hope, and happiness for children and families through therapeutic music entertainment and music therapy programs.
Meadows Conference Center
Meadows Conference Center provides a meeting ground for coalitions and nonprofit organizations working to solve community issues, promote collaboration, and encourage mutual understanding among diverse constituencies.
Meadows Foundation Headquarters
Established in 1948, The Meadows Foundation exists to assist people and institutions of Texas in improving the quality and circumstances of life for themselves and future generations. The Foundation owns and manages the Wilson Historic District.
Mental Health America of Greater Dallas
MHA of Greater Dallas promotes mental wellness through community education and policy advocacy. Through the support of its staff, volunteers and supporters, it helps develop and improve resources for emotionally-disturbed children and adolescents, and adults with serious mental illness.
Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance
Metro Dallas Homeless Alliance is leading the development of an effective homeless response system that will make the experience of homelessness in Dallas and Collin counties rare, brief, and nonrecurring.
Mommies In Need
Mommies In Need supports parents experiencing a health crisis by providing childcare, community, and compassion.
NAMI Dallas is a grassroots family and consumer self-help organization dedicated to relieving the effects of severe mental illness, known as biological brain diseases, on individuals, family members, and society through support, education, advocacy, and research. NAMI Dallas is an affiliate of NAMI and NAMI Texas.
New Friends New Life
New Friends New Life restores and empowers formerly trafficked and sexually exploited women, girls, and their children. By providing access to mental health support, case management, and job assistance, NFNL helps women and their children overcome backgrounds of abuse, addiction, poverty, and limited opportunities.
North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens
The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens(NTARuPT), a fund of the Dallas Foundation, is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that seeks to improve the quality of life for children, families, and communities by preventing unintended teen pregnancies.
Operation Homefront builds strong, stable, and secure military families so they can thrive - not simply get by - in the communities they have worked so hard to protect.
People Fund provides small business loans as well as business assistance and education to people with other-wise limited access to such resources. It has helped create thousands of jobs, and empowered an even great-er number of Texans on a path to financial stability and independence.
Preservation Dallas is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the preservation and revitalization of the city's historic buildings, neighborhoods, and places. It champions initiatives to protect the history and culture of neighborhoods and historic buildings throughout the community.
Reading Partners works with elementary schools, serving students who are reading below grade level and come from low-income backgrounds. Since launching its North Texas office in 2012, the program has placed thousands of community volunteers in Dallas-area schools to help children master basic reading skills.
ScholarShot was founded in 2009 to help at-risk students not only get into college, but complete their degree plans. The organization has a proven formula to help at-risk students obtain career-ready vocational, associate and undergraduate degrees.
Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas
The Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas provides leadership in the field of suicide prevention and crisis intervention, responding with quality services to people in crisis, especially suicidal crisis.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation
Founded in 1991, Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation is the nonprofit funding partner of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, providing private support to manage and conserve the natural and cultural resources of Texas, and to provide hunting, fishing, and outdoor recreation opportunities for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Texas Trees Foundation
Texas Trees Foundation plants trees to enhance the beauty and beneficial use of public lands and right-of-ways. It expands, maintains, and protects the permanence of the urban forest, and educates people of all ages to be good stewards of our most important natural resource - trees.
The Elisa Project
Eating disorders are complex and life-threatening illness. The Elisa Project is dedicated to fighting eating disorders through education, support and advocacy.
The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute
Launched in April 2014 with an initial $10 million grant from The Meadows Foundation, The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute provides high-quality, nonpartisan, and objective policy research and development to improve mental health services in Texas.
Transition Resource Action Center
Transition Resource Action Center provides a "one-stop" assessment/intake and referral facility for transitional living services for youth exiting foster and juvenile care in North Texas. A program of CitySquare, TRAC brings together community resources and intensive case management service.
Turtle Creek Manor
Turtle Creek Manor restores hope and opportunity to adults with mental illness and substance use disorders by providing services and treatment that help them get their lives back on track with sobriety, emotional stability, a job, and a place to live.
Previously the Volunteer Center of North Texas, VolunteerNow is one of the largest and most active volunteer centers in the country, recruiting volunteers to serve with nonprofit, corporate, and municipal members.