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Better Together Fund

Respond | Recover | Restore

The Better Together Fund rapidly deploys resources to community-based organizations

serving those who have been the hardest hit by disasters in our community.

About the Better Together Fund

Housed at North Texas Community Foundation, the Fund makes grants to nonprofits that are working on the frontlines to provide our region’s most vulnerable communities with emergency assistance, such as financial support, nutrition, healthcare, and childcare.

The Fund is prioritizing organizations responding to the crisis by delivering critical services where the need is greatest, including:

  • Low-income families and individuals
  • People experiencing homelessness
  • Healthcare/first responders
  • Senior Citizens
  • Other vulnerable populations, including veterans, displaced hospitality workers, those at risk of domestic violence, suffering from addiction or experiencing mental health issues

The Fund complements the work of public health officials and expands local capacity to address community needs. 100% of all funds donated are directed to support disaster relief.

The Fund is not able to provide grants to individuals, but focuses on funding community-based organizations that
have experience and history of providing people and families with services and support. If you are an individual seeking assistance, please consider 211, the City of Fort Worth Resource Page and Tarrant County Resource page.

For information on the grantees, click here.

Information for Nonprofits

Grant Distribution

Grants are made by the North Texas Community Foundation grants committee, an independent body comprised of community leaders, fundholders and board members, on a rolling basis. As fundraising continues through the outbreak and recovery phases of the crisis, the Fund will adapt to meet emerging needs as the situation evolves.

To learn more, please check out the FAQ below, which answers many common questions we are hearing from the community.

How to Donate

Matching opportunity! Thanks to the generosity of several NTxCF fundholders, gifts made to the Better Together Fund will be matched dollar-to-dollar up to $100,000. This opportunity to double your impact is available now through February 12th.

To donate through your fund via Donor Central:
Please click here.

To donate by credit card:
Please click here.

To donate by check, mail to:
North Texas Community Foundation
777 Main Street, Suite 2850
Fort Worth, TX 76102
In memo line write: Better Together Fund. Let us know if you wish to remain anonymous.

Contact Us

General questions: Garrett March, Associate Director of Community Impact, gmarch@northtexascf.org

For interested funding partners: Laura McWhorter, Chief Philanthropy Officer, lmcwhorter@northtexascf.org

For media inquiries: Taylor Snyder, Strategic Communications Coordinator, tsnyder@northtexascf.org

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