2019-2020 Beneficiaries

 

Bonton Farms  

 Bonton Farms is a working farm with a market that brings fresh produce and nutrition classes to a former food desert.  The leaders work to help the residents pursue job opportunities, open businesses, maintain housing stability and provide education for their families.

 Liaison: Carmyn Neely

Bryan's House

Bryan’s House provides underserved children in North Texas with specialized medical, educational, and therapeutic care and holistic support services for families to thrive.

 Liaison: Pat Morrice

 Emily’s Place                                                                          

 Emily’s Place provides long-term housing that helps victims of violence achieve self-sufficiency and breaks the cycle of violence for women and their children through long-term transformational care that seeks to restore faith, hope, and health.

 Liaison:  Pattie Williams 

Dallas Mission For Life                                                                   

 Dallas Mission For Life provides services for the homeless including, food, clothing, shelter, medical attention, drug addiction (and other harmful addictions) counseling, and spiritual guidance.

 Liaison: Myrna Vance 

NORTHWOOD WOMAN’S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP AT COMMUNITIES FOUNDATION OF TEXAS  

Scholarships for female Dallas or Collin County graduating high school seniors, past high school graduates with a degree or current college students looking to continue their studies.  This scholarship may be used to attend any accredited post secondary institution in the United States or its possessions.

Liaisons: Peggy Shuman and Liz Martin

NWC ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS

 To award two scholarships of equal value to full-time junior or senior undergraduate students or graduate students attending the University of Texas at Dallas.  Recipients must be U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents and reside in Collin, Dallas or Denton County, Texas.

Liaisons:  Margie Portela and Sandy Rian