Posts Tagged ‘giving’

North Texas Giving Day: ‘You’ve Done it Again’

Posted by Lance Murray

As former first lady Laura Bush said in a video thank-you message to fellow North Texans, “You’ve done it again” with a record-setting total for the 10th annual North Texas Giving Day.

The event, powered by the Communities Foundation of …

Dallas’ Lyda Hill Cited in Study of ‘Big Bet’ Philanthropy

Posted by Lance Murray

Donations from wealthy people can help solve problems, but many of them don’t give in major ways for a number of reasons, according to a new study that mentions the work of Dallas philanthropist Lyda Hill.

Although most of the …

#GivingTuesday: Kids Can Teach Us About Generosity

Posted by Susan Hoff

A colleague recently shared a story that made me think about our some common core beliefs and approaches to giving.

Her daughter’s kindergarten teacher called to tell her that her daughter had brought a little coin purse stuffed full of …

Watch: Jeremy Vickers With University of Texas at Dallas

Posted by Krista Nightengale

Jeremy Vickers with the University of Texas at Dallas talks about the entrepreneurship community being one of giving before you get. “You see a ton of mentorship, a ton of relationship building, and a ton of people that are willing …