Each year the North Texas Community Giving Foundation provides grants to local charities that align with NTXCGF’s mission.
Applications will be made available on the website in May or June each year with the applications being accepted from July 1 to July 31.
We would like to thank all 44 of the organizations that applied for the 2017 NTXGF grants. The 2017 grants were issued to the following organizations:
Camp Craig Allen is a non-profit organization dedicated to the “overlooked" physically disabled adults, children and
Veterans of North Texas. Camp Craig Allen encourages self-awareness, positive influence, and independence in therapeutic and educational programs in an accessible environment that promotes abilities and talents of those with the most physical challenges.
Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. They unite people with dogs in a powerful program that leads to greater independence and confidence.
Community Storehouse is dedicated to the education and well-being of low income children in the community. It is the only children's charity in Northwest Tarrant County focused on keeping children in the classroom while going through struggling times. That support can include tutoring, counseling, supply donation, and even financial
Cornerstone Ranch exists to enable its residents and day program participants to live three core values: Community Integration-Be productive members of our local community by serving and loving others. Abundant life- Live an abundant life through which they realize their God-given potential, and enjoy every day to its fullest. Family centered- Experience the joy of living with people who truly love them and celebrate their miraculous lives.
The Foundation for Allen Schools is a nonprofit education foundation that exists solely to support Allen ISD teachers and students. It supports classroom innovation and provides educational opportunities for Allen ISD students and teachers through grants, student scholarships, and support.
The Frisco Education Foundation provides financial resources to maximize student potential in the Frisco Independent School District (FISD) through educational programs, student scholarships and grants for FISD innovative educators.
The mission of Frisco Moms Care is to enhance the community through local service projects, promote hospitality and goodwill through acts of kindness, and provide socialization among a sisterhood of moms. Frisco Moms Care’s primary objective is to engage women to support and lift one another for the betterment of their community. They work toward this by creating opportunities for women to care for each other, and by supplementing and/or filling gaps in community funding for families in need through financial assistance, clothing, housewares, meals and other special support.
Grace to Change offers the tools, support, and hope for a life free from addiction. Grace to Change utilizes a multi-modal approach to counseling, including psycho-educational groups, process groups, and an eclectic blend of individual counseling techniques designed to meet each client's specific need. Through “Tiny House, Big Recovery” program, Grace to Change assists women by providing a safe sober living environment while offering tools and support to enhance their future and achieve long-term recovery.
Heroes for Children advocates for and provides financial and social assistance to families with children (0-22 years of age) battling cancer. Their families receive direct and immediate financial assistance for everyday expenses. Heroes for Children also provides social family programs and events to support the parents, children and family as a whole. These events allow parents to not only have much needed relaxation time away from the hospital environment, but to interact with other parents going through the same struggles. These also allow the whole family the opportunity to relax, to celebrate, and to laugh.
The National Breast Cancer Foundation's mission is to provide help and inspire hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services. NBCF is a stabilizing force in the lives of hundreds of thousands of women who have reached a crossroad in their lives and need a helping hand to get across the bridge. NBCF offers free, innovative programs that other organizations aren’t providing to women facing breast cancer.
It is the mission and purpose of Powered to Move to promote physical fitness among persons with disabilities to increase their physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Powered to Move strives to make these opportunities both physically and financially accessible.
RISE Adaptive Sports assists persons with physical challenges to Recover, Inspire, Succeed and Empower themselves and others by providing inclusive adaptive recreational sports programs. RISE Adaptive Sports serves children and adults with a primary diagnosis of physical disability by providing completely free programs.