Dallas Afterschool in the News

Dallas Afterschool a 2015 Executives In Action Grant Recipient

Posted: 07/10/2015 - 9:59am

"Dallas Afterschool is pleased to announce it has received one of six 2015 Executives In Action (EIA) service grants announced in June. EIA partners North Texas nonprofit grant recipients with seasoned executives in the midst of shifting careers with specialized skill sets, that the nonprofit would otherwise not be able to afford."
Read the full article here.

Dallas Afterschool Announces New CEO

Posted: 05/23/2014 - 9:30am

Board Chair Terry Conner just announced that Christina Hangar will replace Tanya McDonald as the organization’s CEO. Read more on My Sweet Charity.

Dallas Afterschool Announces New Board Chair, Four New Board Members

Posted: 12/17/2013 - 10:24am

Dallas Afterschool is pleased to announce Terry Conner has been appointed Board Chair for the organization. In this role, Terry will serve as a thought partner to the CEO, represent the organization to its many stakeholders, and continue to refine strategies to improve the quality of afterschool and summer programs. This is his fifth year to serve on the board of directors. Mr. Conner is joined by four new board members – Jerry Baldridge, Edith Barnett, Ben Leal, and Colleen Lillis.

Dallas Afterschool Client Receives Grant to Aid Students, Families

Posted: 09/06/2013 - 4:19pm

Dallas Afterschool client, Dallas Can Academies has been selected for a 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) grant. The grant will provide supplmental programming to the organization in areas such as tutoring, drug and violence prevention, art, academic enrichment and other recreational activities.  Read the full story here.

Dallas Afterschool Named Night of Light Finalist

Posted: 06/20/2013 - 12:00am

We are proud to announce that Dallas Afterschool is among the 15 finalists for the 13th annual A Night of Light Awards hosted by the Center for Nonprofit Management. For more information and the full list of nominees, click here. 


Dallas Afterschool Working to Expand Impact

Posted: 04/30/2013 - 12:00am

The Dallas Business Journal highlights Dallas Afterschool's goal to bring high quality afterschool and summer programming to more children without sacrificing quality for quanitity. Read the full story here.

My Sweet Charity Round Robin: RECESS!

Posted: 04/30/2013 - 12:00am

Dallas Afterschool's inaugural fundraising event, RECESS! was held on April 19, 2013 at the home of Faye Briggs. Chaired by Julie Bagley and Kate Rose Marquez the event raised more than $100,000. Read about the fun-filled event here.

Dallas Business Journal Honors Dallas Afterschool Board of Directors

Posted: 04/10/2013 - 12:37pm

Dallas Afterschool's Board of Directors is among those being recongized by the Dallas Business Journal at their annual Oustanding Directors Awards program on May 31, 2013. Read more here.