DallasCommunityFoundation


Dallas Community Foundation

 

Local dollars helping local people. The Dallas Community Foundation was established in 1995 by a group of individuals who shared a common vision of a local fund that could give back to the Dallas community. Since then, the Foundation has helped people put their charitable dollars into their own community, giving a hand up to those in need.

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Grant Spotlight

Music and Memories

Enriching Lives Through Music

Do you have a special song that perks you up when you’re feeling down? Maybe it’s a song that you associate with a happy memory, or one that simply brings you joy. It makes you smile and brightens your day. For some residents at the Dallas Retirement Village, a special song can help them reconnect with memories long lost.

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Donor Story

Karen Barnard Memorial Scholarship

Karen Dinges-Barnard had a true love for nursing and caring for others. Through a scholarship fund, lovingly established by her family, her legacy continues to the next generation of nurses.

After graduating high school, Karen planned to attend Chemeketa Community College. Those plans changed however, when her application was not submitted due to a clerical error. With encouragement and support from her grandfather, “Papa”, she applied to Portland Adventist Hospital School of Practical Nursing and was accepted into the program.

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Current News

DCF Now Accepting 2020 Grant Applications!

Dallas Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2020 grant distribution. Foundation funds support a variety of programs and projects, assisting those in need and improving quality of life.

For 2020, the Foundation will focus particularly on the following funding priorities:
• Health and Wellbeing of Vulnerable Populations
• Opportunities for Youth and Seniors
• Community Livability

To apply, click here. Non-profit 501(c)(3) organizations or other qualified tax-exempt entities that serve the Dallas area are encouraged to apply. The application deadline is January 31, 2020.

Charitable Funds
20
Assets Under Management
Over
$2 Million
Grants & Scholarships Awarded
635
Awarded in Grants & Scholarships
Over
$1 Million

Grants Awarded 2006-2018

Serving the dallas, oregon community since 1996