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Mike and Micki Rawlings Named Honorary Co-Chairs of the Dallas Education Foundation’s Heart of Teaching Campaign

Mike Rawlings, former Dallas mayor, and Micki Rawlings have been named the honorary chairs of the Dallas Education Foundation’s 2021 annual campaign – “The Heart of Teaching.” The Dallas Education Foundation is the direct, non-profit philanthropic partner of Dallas ISD with a mission of inspiring community investment to accelerate student success. The campaign theme —

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Dallas Mavericks, Kristaps Porzingis and Whataburger present $10,000 check to Dallas Education Foundation to provide food for families

The Dallas Mavericks and Kristaps Porzingis, in partnership with Whataburger, hosted a #KrisStops Campaign Celebration on July 13 that included a $10,000 donation to the Dallas Education Foundation, the nonprofit, philanthropic arm of Dallas ISD. Dallas Mavericks representatives presented a $10,000 check to the Dallas Education Foundation and four other local organizations dedicated to fighting childhood hunger

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Reliant Energy Donates to the Dallas Education Foundation
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Reliant Donates $115,000 to the Dallas Education Foundation to Replace Damaged Performing Arts Equipment

–Donation to the Dallas Education Foundation will help performing arts teachers replace equipment following Winter Storm Uri– DALLAS – May 27, 2021 – Following Winter Storm Uri’s historic freezing temperatures and flooding caused by broken pipes, six Dallas ISD campuses sustained significant losses to their performing arts departments. To help get these programs back up and

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Altrusa International of Downtown Dallas donates $44,000 to the Dallas Education Foundation to support Thomas Jefferson High School.

Altrusa International of Downtown Dallas lives up to its name with their altruism and support for literacy and learning. “Altrusa focuses on community service and specifically projects centered on literacy. Our slogan is, ‘Educating families for a better future’,” said Karen Washington, President of Altrusa International of Downtown Dallas. “When the tornados ripped through Northwest

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Dallas Education Foundation and Atmos Energy recognize Dallas ISD Maintenance and Facilities team members

Dallas Education Foundation and Atmos Energy recognize Dallas ISD Maintenance and Facilities team members. Atmos Energy and the Dallas Education Foundation have partnered to recognize the tireless efforts of the Dallas ISD Maintenance and Facilities essential team members for their work during the recent winter storms. Over 140 Dallas ISD schools were damaged due to

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The Laura Bush Foundation The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries

The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries awards $500,000 in grants to Dallas Education Foundation. Today, The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries announced that the Dallas Education Foundation is being awarded $500,000 for the direct benefit of Dallas ISD as it continues rebuilding from the October 2019 North Dallas tornadoes. Thomas Jefferson High School,

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$100,000 fund established at the Dallas Education Foundation provides a $10,000 scholarship each year to a deserving female student at Judge Barefoot Sanders Law Magnet

Farrow-Gillespie Heath Witter LLP proudly announced the formation of The Liza Farrow-Gillespie Intrepid Young Woman Scholarship. The law firm is honored to confirm that Jim Thompson, long-time friend and client of Liza Farrow-Gillespie, is the lead donor to the Liza Farrow-Gillespie Intrepid Young Woman Scholarship to be awarded annually to a young woman graduate of the

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