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2014 Impact Report

Selected Media Coverage of CFT’s Strategic Grantmaking Initiatives, continued Education

• “Communities Foundation of Texas grants $136,490 in 2013 to Plano ISD Foundation,” Plano Star

Courier (1-20-14) • “Reporting From the Trenches of Middle School,” KERA 90.1 THINK (1-6-14) • “The Foundation STEM Institute receives $1.8 Million Caruth Grant,” Dallas County Community College District Foundation (11-7-13) • “Dump memorization, embrace innovation, higher education leaders say,” Dallas Business Journal (10-3-13) • “Hard Work, New Look for School, EFNT Freedom Day” The Dallas Morning News (9-12-13) • “U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan praises El Paso students,” El Paso Times (9-11-13) • “West Dallas Middle Schoolers Get Brain Training,” KERA (9-8-13) • Center for BrainHealth Monthly Newsletter (9-1-13) • “Canales: Rio Grande Valley has best superintendents, innovative ideas,” Rio Grande Guardian (8-22-13) • “Brain Training to Transform and Improve Dallas Middle School,” Center for BrainHealth (8-26-13) • “Caruth Foundation plans to donate $7.5 million for faculty recruiting,” The Dallas Morning NewsCommunity (7-5-13) • “Caruth Grant Aids Education,” The Dallas Morning News – Business (5-31-13) • “Commit! Receives $1.5M Grant from Caruth Foundation,” Dallas Business Journal (5-31-13) • “Caruth Foundation pledges up to $1.5M to improve Dallas County Education” The Dallas Morning News (5-31-13) • “Six Receive 2013 Common Cents Scholarships” Dallas Independent School District (5-23-13) • “Obama visit another boost for touted school,” Austin American-Statesman (5-7-13) • “Foundation gives $1.8 million to STEM,” White Rock Lake Weekly (5-6-13) • “STEM Institute gets aid,” The Dallas Morning News (5-3-13) • “Grant to expand early college programs,” The Monitor (4-22-13) • “STEM Institute Receives $1.8 million Caruth Grant” Dallas County Community College District Foundation (4-17-13) • “5 Important Ideas for Transforming Public Education in Dallas,“ (4-11-13) • “W.W. Caruth, Jr. Foundation at CFT awards $1.8 million grant to DCCCD Foundation,” Dallas Community College District (4-8-13) • “Communities Foundation of Texas Panel Tackles Dallas’ Education Woes,” (2-27-13) • “Communities Foundation of Texas Turns 60,” The Dallas Morning News (2-15-13) • “Early College format to be scaled up in Rio Grande Valley,” Rio Grande Guardian (2-23-13) • “$5.6M to fund early college highs in Brownsville, PSJA,” Brownsville Herald (2-21-13) • “Craighead Green: Establishing an Art Fund,” Art News DFW (1-28-13)


Communities Foundation of Texas Impact Report 2014  
Communities Foundation of Texas Impact Report 2014