Youth With Faces

Incarcerated Youth Find Friendship During Dog Days of Summer through PREP Program

by | Jul 17, 2019
You can't teach an old dog new tricks, but what about young people? This summer, the PREP dog training program aims to help the Dallas County Juvenile Department do just that.
Social Entrepreneurs Focused on Education Land $100K in United Way’s OneUp the Pitch
by | Apr 13, 2018
ScholarShot and Education Opens Doors came away with the top awards in the second annual Shark Tank-style event from the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas' GroundFloor accelerator program.
Capital One BarnRaise: Creating Solutions For Population Growth
by | May 23, 2017
During the recent maker conference, companies paired with nonprofits to focus on different challenges that come along with the area’s escalating population.
Meet the New Class of Social Innovators in United Way’s GroundFloor Program
by | Feb 8, 2017
The 10 fellows in this year's class are working on programs designed to tackle issues ranging from recidivism to food deserts.