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Become a WORTH member today.

WORTH is a charitable membership group comprised of emerging change makers (ages 22-40). Members learn about critical needs facing our community and decide how to meet those needs through a collaborative grantmaking process. WORTH empowers the next generation to change Fort Worth for the better. The group has awarded over $100,000 to local nonprofits since 2016.

Nonprofits, click here to view the 2021 RFP.

Members join WORTH by making a $250 donation (or $400 per couple) to the WORTH Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation. There are three ways to make a donation to WORTH:

Click here to join.

All 2021 events will be virtual.

February 23: WORTHinspiring
An inspiring evening with local emerging leaders impacting our city.
Learn how you can invest for good as a young professional in Fort Worth.
This event is open to non-members. Click here to register.

March 11: WORTHlearning
Gain insight on the focus area with a local expert. Get to know
your fellow WORTH members through breakout discussions.

March: Launch Grant Cycle
Local nonprofits submit funding proposals.

April 13: WORTHfunding
Learn about philanthropy in Fort Worth, what makes an effective
nonprofit and how to evaluate grant proposals in preparation for
the grant review meeting.

April 29: WORTHdeciding
Review funding proposals and select grant recipient.

May 26: WORTHseeing
Virtual site visit to funded nonprofit.

To view photos from past events, visit our WORTH Facebook page.

Learn about critical needs in our community and how to ensure the money you give makes an impact.

Magnify your giving by pooling resources with other young professionals and drawing a dollar-for-dollar match from local investors.

Get to know local nonprofits and make all decisions on how WORTH funds are invested.

Gain access to local leaders and philanthropists.

Build your network with other young professionals committed to the success of our community.

Understand options available to support your own charitable giving.

All events are free to members.

Thank you to our investors Meta Alice Keith Bratten Foundation, The Hodges Fund, Huckabee Community Excellence Fund and Higginbotham Community Fund!

2021 Steering Committee

Katie Anderson

Ximena Antunez de Mayolo

Nathan Davis

Leslie Ford

Aaron Hill

Ann Lopez

Allie Sanders

Jeremy Williams


Contact Garrett March at gmarch@northtexascf.org or call 817.877.0702 for questions regarding WORTH or becoming a member.

WORTH Blog Posts

The Power of Collective Giving
By Jake Richter, Financial Advisor at Edward Jones
WORTH Member Since 2015

How Can All Generations Get Involved in Charitable Giving?
By Sean Evans, Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch
WORTH Steering Committee Member

What’s WORTH it? #NextGenPhilanthropy
By North Texas CF Staff

View more blog posts here.

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