Why Us

Why Dallas Women's Foundation

We are a Catalyst

As the world’s largest regional women’s fund, we have the experience, leadership and vision to set a new, higher standard for improving our world by investing in women.

  • 30+ years of work to advance positive social and economic change
  • $4.5M invested in women each year
  • 2,200 (and counting) grants to support programs in our community
  • $37.6M invested in our history

We raise funds for research, advocacy and grantmaking that unlock opportunities for women and girls in North Texas. Our approach has been honed over 30 years as a community foundation. Our focus is sharpened by deep commitment and courage to invest both in proven strategies and new, innovative ideas.

Our reach is limited only by the investments we are able to make. The generous support we receive from donors expands our reach and is the key to building a better future for all.

When you give to Dallas Women’s Foundation, you are directly impacting the economic stability and future of North Texas.

Our impact is real, and growing.

Thanks to long-standing partnerships in the community and with our donors, the Foundation has achieved remarkable momentum.

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