Hiring Organization Information
To build thriving communities for all
CFT stimulates creative solutions to key challenges in our community. We thoughtfully and effectively
support our diverse donors and grantees by providing exemplary service and by demonstrating
accountability. We improve lives through an unwavering commitment to lasting impact.
Enhancing the experience and impact of giving through:
1. Exemplary service;
2. Wise stewardship of resources; and as a
3. Trusted partner for community knowledge and collaboration.
Communities Foundation of Texas’ main focus is to enhance the experience and impact of giving for
individuals, families, companies, foundations and nonprofits by offering charitable tools like donor advised funds, scholarships, North Texas Giving Day and more. CFT’s strategic plan includes 1) growing giving in our region, 2) catalyzing change in critically important areas such as education, medical and scientific research and public safety and 3) strengthening the local philanthropic sector of donors and nonprofits. CFT programs include Educate Texas, Working Families Success Network, the W. W. Caruth,Jr. Fund and other key initiatives. Since 1953, CFT has granted more than $1.8 billion to support nonprofits in our region, across the nation and the world. Learn more at www.CFTexas.org and through this recent overview video.
The Donor Relations Officer is responsible for carrying out the mission of the foundation by prospecting
a diverse range of new individuals, families and corporations to become CFT fund holders and facilitating
the cultivation and stewardship strategies for existing CFT fund holders. The Donor Relations Officer
focuses on providing exceptional and differentiated service to prospective and existing donors,
colleagues and other stakeholders.