• fall grant ceremony 2016

    Nearly $850,000 was awarded to 15 recipients at the 2016 Catholic Foundation Fall Grant Ceremony, held at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Dallas.


    highlands school fall grant 2016
  • check out our annual report

    Click to see our digital version where you may click on any of the 60 items to view more detail. To request a copy via mail please email us at info@catholicfoundation.com


    2015 Annual Report

    Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017- 6pm

    Our 35th Annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner is on Saturday night, February 11th at the Hilton Anatole:

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  • unveiling of the 2016 art competition winner

    Congratulations to our 2016 winner Tanya Joiner Slate. We will post pics from our unveiling soon. To see all the entries, click below.

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J. Matthew Kramer

A note from our President-Jane and Don Hanratty to be honored with the 2017 Catholic Foundation Award

Community leaders Jane and Don Hanratty have been selected as the 35th Catholic Foundation Award honorees in recognition of their dedication, generosity and impact on the Catholic community and education in the Diocese of Dallas and beyond.  Don and Jane Hanratty 2016


“The Catholic Foundation Award honors an individual or couple for distinguished service and support to further the religious, charitable and educational needs within our Diocese,” said Matt Kramer, president and CEO of The Catholic Foundation. “Dedicated philanthropists, volunteers and community leaders, Jane and Don Hanratty exemplify the true intent of this award. Their positive leadership and generosity has strengthened so many of our local Catholic schools and organizations.”

The Hanrattys will be honored during The Catholic Foundation Award Dinner on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, at the Hilton Anatole at 6pm. For more Award  Dinner information click here: 



The 35th Annual Catholic Foundation Award Dinner is on Saturday, February 11th. Cocktails start at 6:00pm, dinner is at 7:00. Click below to register:


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Thank you to all who attended our Dec. 7th CCN networking breakfast, and a special thanks to our panel members: Dr. Jonathan Sanford, Fr. Jason Cargo and W. Ed Johnson. Our next meeting is March 1st. Click below for more info.


Catholic Foundation Sunday 2016


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Thank you to everyone that came to

the 10th annual Professional Advisors Series with guest speaker Jonathan G. Blattmachr. Blattmachr headshot

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Leave a Legacy

Making a gift for the benefit of The Catholic Foundation after you are gone is a wonderful way to create a lasting legacy and ensure that the charitable, religious and educational needs of our community will continue to be met for many years to come.

 For more information or to answer your questions about a possible gift, please phone or e-mail Cheryl Unis Mansour, Michael George or Mike Murray at 972-661-9792 or info@catholicfoundation.com.

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