Big Ideas Could Lead To Big Funding For North Texas Social EntrepreneursThe evening of April 22 will feature big ideas and game-changing investments as social entrepreneurs compete for funding in the United Way's "The Pitch" event.
North Texas Giving Day To Support Nonprofits Hurt By Coronavirus PandemicThe public health emergency has disrupted countless fundraisers this spring that nonprofits depend on.
Dallas Cowboys, United Way Join Other Groups To Launch Local COVID-19 Relief FundraiserNorth Texans are being invited to join a philanthropic effort to raise funds for first-responders, nonprofits and those working on the front lines across the Metroplex during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Texas Instruments Joins Non-Profit And 400 Students For STEM EventSome North Texas businesses came together for an event in Richardson in an effort to get more students interested in math and science.
Entrepreneurs Compete For Votes And Cash In United Way Dallas’ Social Innovation CompetitionWe may be a few weeks away from election day, but voting has already started in United Way’s Social Innovation Competition.
Campaign Launches To Give Homeless People Warm SocksThe “Give $3.60 and Warm a Sole Sock Drive” aims to raise money to buy the estimated 4,000 homeless people in Dallas a new pair of warm socks.
Dallas Civic Leader Ruth Altshuler Dies At 93Tributes are pouring in to pay respects to Dallas philanthropist Ruth Altshuler, who died this week at age 93.
Huge Check A Huge Surprise For Nonprofit!Youth With Faces is this week’s OneUp The Vote winner. It’s one of seven local organizations competing for your votes and cash prizes this month.
Research Pinpoints Highest Risk Areas For Child Abuse In DallasNew research obtained exclusively by CBS11 News pinpoints the Dallas zip codes where children are most often abused in the city.
Tornado Survivors Seek Counseling For Emotional Trauma Some victims are turning to counseling to repair the damage to their minds.
Food From The Heart: Non-Profit Delivers Nutritious MealsStartup non-profit “Equal Heart” has partnered with United Way of Metropolitan Dallas to end childhood hunger by providing access to nutritious food.
Babies At Work? It's Working Well For Dallas Non-ProfitAn innovative program at the United Way in Dallas allows new parents to bring babies to work with them until they’re six months old.
Child Poverty Worsens In Spite Of Economic RecoveryAccording to the latest KidsCount Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, 1.7 million more children live in low-income working families today than during the Great Recession.
400,000 North Texas Kids At Risk Of Going Hungry During SummerThe United Way of Metropolitan Dallas has launched an online campaign called “Silence the Growl.”
CBS11's J.D. Miles Honored with United Way Media AwardDuring the past year, the United Way says Miles has been a real community champion for important causes.