North Texas Developer, Philanthropist Happy Baggett Passes AwayOver the summer, Happy Baggett revealed his cancer diagnosis was terminal and he wanted to spend his remaining time raising money for early childhood learning causes.
North Texas Developer, Philanthropist Happy Baggett Using Final Days To Help Disadvantaged ChildrenA local developer and philanthropist is dying of cancer, but he's on a mission in his final days.
Dallas Icon Ross Perot Remembered As Visionary, Philanthropist, Family ManHighland Park Methodist Church estimates about 1,300 invited guests attended the memorial service.
Ross Perot To Be Remembered In Dallas TuesdayA graveside service Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. will be followed by a memorial service at 2:00 p.m. at Highland Park Methodist Church.
Bill Gates Gives $44M To Influence State Education ReformBillionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions for American classrooms.
Bill, Melinda Gates Turn Attention Toward Poverty In AmericaBill and Melinda Gates say they're now digging into the layers of U.S. poverty that they haven't been deeply involved with at the national level, including employment, race, housing, mental health, incarceration and substance abuse.
Everyday Citizens Can Become Philanthropists This Giving TuesdayIt's time to take out your wallet -- again! But this time for a good cause. Today is Giving Tuesday.
Philanthropist-Investor Richard Rainwater Dies At 71A statement issued by the Rainwater Charitable Foundation said Rainwater died Sunday morning at his Fort Worth, Texas, home after a long battle with a rare neurological disease.
Civil Rights Leader Adelfa Callejo Dies At 90Civil rights leader, philanthropist, attorney and education activist Adelfa Callejo died on Saturday, Jan. 25 from a brain tumor.