Posts Tagged ‘JPMorgan Chase’

JPMorgan Chase Awards $400K Grant to Fund TREC Neighborhood Planning Program

Posted by Bill San Antonio

JPMorgan Chase has announced The Real Estate Council (TREC) Community Fund as a recipient of a $400,000 grant from the financial institution’s PRO Neighborhoods planning program.

In partnership with the Forest District, Golden S.E.E.D.S. Foundation, and Builders of Hope …

Dollars for Good: TWU Gets Record $10M Gift & Mavs Foundation Creates Computer Lab for Homeless Parents

Posted by Heather Noel

GRANTS/ FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

TWU GETS RECORD $10M GIFT FROM FRISCO BUSINESSWOMAN

Texas Woman’s University received an historic donation of more than $10 million last week from Frisco businesswoman Mary L.A. Stanton.

The university said Stanton’s gift marked the single largest …

Dollars for Good: JPMorgan Chase Investing $3M in Dallas-Area Students, BCBS Accepting Grant Proposals

Posted by Taylor Lowder

EDUCATION

JPMORGAN CHASE INVESTING $3M IN DALLAS STUDENTS

As a part of JPMorgan Chase’s New Skills for Youth investment, the company has partnered with Dallas County Promise and the Commit Partnership to help students receive the skills they need for

Sony Buys 95 Percent Stake in Funimation Productions

Posted by Lance Murray

Entertainment giant Sony Pictures Television Networks will acquire a 95 percent stake in Flower Mound-based anime distributor Funimation Productions for about $143 million.

According to a report in Variety, the deal valued Funimation at roughly $150 million.

Anime …

JPMorgan Chase Aims to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Posted by Lance Murray

JPMorgan Chase is giving a boost to the renewable energy industry, saying Friday that it will switch to 100 percent renewable power to meet its global energy needs by 2020.

The New York-based banking giant has a large footprint in …

West Dallas Program Readies Young Adults for Health Careers

Posted by Heather Noel

West Dallas resident and Army veteran Reon Thomas has held many jobs — packager, restaurant server, security worker — but none resonated with him or gave him opportunities for career growth to support his budding family, he said.

Through a …