Despite its victimizing everyone from schoolchildren to major corporations, COVID-19 also continues to bring out the best in North Texas support. This past April the Texas Women’s Foundation’s Resilience Fund provided $320,768 for organizations benefiting low-income and marginalized women, girls and families in the community.
The nonprofits receiving the April Resilience Fund and COVID-19 Relief Grants included Carter’s House, Educational First Steps, Girls Embracing Mothers, Heart of Courage, Hopeful Solutions, ilooklikeLove Inc., Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders, Mosaic Family Services Inc., Nexus Recovery Center Inc., North Dallas Shared Ministries, Operation Kindness, Planned Parenthood of Great Texas, St. Philip’s School and Community Center, Texas Tenants’ Union, The Family Place, The Magdalen House Inc. University of North Texas Foundation, Wesley-Rankin Community Center and YMCA Metropolitan Dallas.
Heading the up the list of donors that made it possible was Texas Capital Bank in addition to Albertson’s LLC, Bonner B. Allen, Cathy Almond, Cheryl Alston, ATS Realty Solutions LLC, Angie Bain PC, The Baker Family Philanthropic Fund of TXWF, Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Vanessa Salinas Beckstrom, Lucy C. Billingsley, Billingsley Company, Dana Blankenship, Julie M. Bleicher, Boeing Global Services, Melissa Bolden, Sonja Borda CFP, Lael Brodsky, Shonn Brown, Lee Brownfield, Capital Group American Funds, Chrysta Castañeda, Chadwick-Loher Foundation, Serena Simmons Connelly, Carolyn Cutler, Elise Daniel, John Dayton, Alencia DeAnda-Gregg, Peggy Dear Fund, DHG, Diana C. Dutton, Stacey Doré, Sara G. Duran, Earth and Humanity Foundation, Phyllis Farragut, Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas, Ford Reynolds Fund of the Southwest Community Foundation, Fossil Group, Frito-Lay Inc., Hilda C. Galvan, Lacey George, Beverly Goulet, Mary E. Henderson, Hattie Hill, Brenda L. Jackson Fund of TXWF, Karla Jones, Margaret H. Jordan, Karen J. Simon Foundation, W.K. Kellogg Foundation at the request of W.K. Kellogg Foundation trustee Christina Hanger, Kendra Scott LLC, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Chris and Mirjam Kirk Donor Advised Fund of Dallas Foundation, Ena Williams Koschel, Cynthia D. Kostman, Cindy Kozmetsky, Julie Kutchinski, Anne P. Leary, Julie G. Lowenberg, Major Shark Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas, Thalia F. Matherson EdD, Lisa Maurer, Hannah May, Amy McCracken, Cecilia McKay, Mckesson, Sabine McKnight, Lisette Mendez, Tracy Merzi, Sarah K. Miller, Miller Family Foundation, Sheena Mitchell, Oncor Electric Delivery, Vanessa Pacheco, Elizabeth C. Phillips, PKW Donor Advised Fund of The Dallas Foundation, Julie Porter, Joanna Ridgway, Jane Rose Hurst Esq., Roslyn Dawson Thompson and Rex Thompson Fund of TXWF, Dianne C. Saslaw, The Simmons Wilson Fund of TXWF, Lori Smith, State Farm, Charmaine Tang, Texas Capital Bank, The Capowski Team at Mid America Mortgage, The Perot Foundation, Theodore and Beulah Beasley Foundation, Elaine Tucker, United Way of Greater Atlanta, Barbara Lord L. Watkins, Pam Watkins, Katrina Watland, Jessica Weidman, Susan S. White, Shreenah Willis, Danielle Wilson, Lawrence M. and Sally B. Wolfish Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas and The Trea C. and Richard W. Yip Fund of TXWF.
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* Graphic courtesy of Texas Women's Foundation