Join Us For Our VIrtual Series!
We're excited to announce two great events for July and August brought to you by well-known experts, including those who, monthly, provide the investment updates our fundholders receive.
Join us for one or both free events open to the public to learn more about the stock market and navigating wealth transfer within families:
Where Is the Stock Market Heading?
July 23, 2020, 5:30 pm
Presented by Rusty Cooper, Robert Morris and Lisa Shalett
You have questions and concerns. We have experts with answers. As the fiduciary agency in Dallas for nonprofits, individuals and families, the DJCF is committed to providing outstanding investment models and unparalleled service.Building Your Castle: A New Perspective On Wealth Transfer and Charitable Giving.
August 19, 2020, 5:30 pm
presented by Christian Kelso, Estate Planning Attorney
Your guide to avoiding the “Family Power Vacuum” and promoting unity within the family. Building Your Castle bridges the rigid legal world of estate planning and the emotional world of family relationships. Learn when to speak with children about family wealth and how to deal with children's spouses and prepare for incapacity of a patriarch or other family member...
DJCF College Scholarship Program
While we can’t physically be together because of COVID-19, the celebration will go on.
The last day of May was to be the 29th Annual Scholarship Reception. Showcasing for 29 years some amazing local students and reminding our community that it if wasn’t for the generous donors these scholarships wouldn’t be possible. While we can’t physically be together due to COVID-19 the celebration will continue in a different fashion. This year, nearly 50 student recipients and their 32 scholarship donors will be featured online and in print to recognize their achievements and generosity. The Dallas Jewish Community Foundation Scholarship Program will once again be an inspiration to us all.
If someone would have told the 58-member committee that the student selection meeting would be via computer no one would have believed them. Though amazingly organized by the Foundation staff each year, this meeting is always complex with discussions leading to an extensive Excel filled with formulas. Prior to the meeting, the committee members’ scores of each student are averaged and compared numerically to other students for each scholarship they were eligible...
Mark Your Calendars!
As we have for the past 25 years, the DJCF will host the Annual Professional Advisors Seminar this fall, but this time virtually. We are so excited to welcome Christopher Erblich, who after resounding feedback and praise, is back by popular demand. The safety of our participants is important to us and our virtual seminar October 7, 2020, promises to be as meaningful and rewarding as the past 24 years.
Statement of Solidarity
The Dallas Jewish community share a profound sense of loss and grief as we grapple with the brutality and senselessness of George Floyd’s death.
Guided by our faith and traditions, the Dallas Jewish Community Foundation seeks to improve our community and the world by empowering the philanthropic vision and passions of our fundholders and community partners.