A History of DJF Grants

Over the years, Dallas Junior Forum has awarded grants and non-grant funds totaling more than $1,900,000 to North Texas nonprofit agencies, charities and organizations.

2016-2017

During the 2016-2017 grant year, Dallas Junior Forum awarded $70,000 to non profit agencies in greater Dallas:
  • Ronald McDonald House of Texas: Assistance for the family Room-share program
  • Dallas Children's Advocacy Center: 36 Scholarships to allow attendance at the annual Crimes Against Children Conferene
  • Frisco Family Services: Perishable Food Purchases
  • Juliette Fowler Communities: Furnishings for the Life Enrichment Program
  • Network of Community Ministries: Equipment and software for the 5 E's Youth Program
  • Hope's Door New Beginnings: Foundation and flooring repairs for the shelter
  • The Ebby House: Security camera equipment purchase
  • Interfaith Family Services: Support for the Seniors' Net Program
  • PediPlace: Support for expansion of health-care services to low-income pediatric patients

2015-2016

For the 2015-2016 grant year, Dallas Junior Forum granted a total of $98,200 to these nonprofit agencies:

  • Dallas Children's Advocacy Center -40 scholarships to the 2016 Crimes Against Children Conference 
  • Dallas Arboretum - "Science First" children's after-school program support
  • Frisco Family Services -Perishable food for holidays
  • Hope's Door - A new database for client intake
  • Interfaith Family Services - Equipment and software used to mentor children
  • Juliette Fowler Communities - A new kitchen in the Assisted Living facilities
  • Network - Emergency food allocation as well as toy donations for their holiday Toyland Express
  • PediPlace - Funds to expand acess to pediatric healthcare
  • Ronald McDonald House - Funds to support the Room-Share program

2014-2015

For the 2014-2015 grant year, we granted a total of $111,900 to these nonprofit agencies:
  • Dallas Children's Advocacy Center - 40 scholarships to the 2015 Crimes Against Children Conference, plus backpacks and a donation to the DCAC Family Assistance Fund
  • Dallas Arboretum - "Science First" after-school program
  • Hope's Door - new telephone system for the Crisis Hotline
  • Interfaith Housing Coalition - monies for the Greater Academic Performance program
  • Juliette Fowler Communities -  purchase of a Biodex balance system for the rehabilitation program and monies for the music therapy program
  • PediPlace - monies for the Family Care Fund
  • Ronald McDonald House - monies for the Share-a-Room program
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer - purchase of Buddy Bags for pediatric cancer patients
  • Established the Dallas Junior Forum Benevolent Fund for emergency grants as needed

2013-2014

For the 2013-2014 grant year we granted a total of $80,000 to the following agencies:

  • Dallas Arboretum - after school program
  • Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center - scholarships to CACC
  • Frisco Family Services - summer lunch program
  • Juliette Fowler Communities - fire alarm system and 2nd floor renovation
  • Ronald McDonald House of Dallas - operational costs of family one-bedroom 
  • Hope’s Door - purchase gently used van
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer - buddy bags

2012-2013

For the 2012-2013 grant year we granted a total of $75,100 to the following agencies:

  • Frisco Family Services - summer lunch program
  • Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center - scholarships to CACC
  • Juliette Fowler Homes - furnishings for new girls' program
  • Hope’s Door - renovations to children's enrichment rooms
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer - buddy bags
  • Neighborhood Service Council - summer program for children

2011-2012

For the 2011-2012 grant year we granted a total of $55,000 to the following agencies:

  • Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Juliette Fowler Homes
  • Hope’s Door
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer
  • Dallas Arboretum Science Education Program
  • Neighborhood Service Council
  • Ronald McDonald House Dallas

2010-2011

For the 2010-2011 grant year we granted a total of $75,000 to the following agencies:

  • Frisco Family Services
  • Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Juliette Fowler Homes
  • Hope’s Door
  • Wipe Out Kids' Cancer
  • Dallas Arboretum

2009-2010

For the 2009-2010 grant year we granted a total of $63,000 to the following agencies:

  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Frisco Family Services
  • Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Juliette Fowler Homes
  • Hope’s Door
  • Wipe Out Kids Cancer
  • Child and Family Guidance

2008-2009

For the 2008-2009 grant year we granted more than $60,000 to these agencies:

  • Frisco Family Services
  • Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
  • Juliette Fowler Homes
  • Ronald McDonald House of Dallas

2007-2008

For the 2007-2008 grant year we granted a total of $66,000 to these agencies:

  • Bryan's House
  • Juliette Fowler Homes
  • Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
  • Ronald McDonald House

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