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Dallas Women’s Foundation HERitage Giving Fund grant applications due Thursday

Dallas Women’s Foundation HERitage Giving Fund, funding nonprofits serving African-American women, is accepting grant applications through Thursday, August 30.

The HERitage Giving Fund awards grants to organizations that:

  • are located in the North Texas area and serve African-American women and girls who live, work or study in North Texas area;
  • are African-American female led (Executive Director, Board Chair or Program Director supervising the program to be funded) and 50% or more of the clients served are African-American;
  • demonstrate innovative and promising approaches to addressing the social and economic obstacles that are barriers to success for African-American women and girls;
  • use both a gender lens and an African-American/Black cultural lens to frame effective strategies and create valuable opportunities for African-American women and girls; and,
  • have a sound mission and objectives for the organization’s impact.

The HERitage Giving Fund will award one year grants up to $10,000.

Find out more and apply here.

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