July 26, 2022

Winners Revealed: D CEO’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards

By Kelsey Vanderschoot, D CEO Magazine, July 22, 2022

D CEO and Communities Foundation of Texas honored DFW nonprofits and the companies that support them at The Factory in Deep Ellum.

Bolstered by deep corporate support, Dallas-Fort Worth has one of the most powerful and active nonprofit communities in the country. Its strength was on full display and celebrated at The Factory in Deep Ellum as winners were revealed at D CEO’s fifth annual Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards, presented in partnership with the Communities Foundation of Texas.

Celebrating the efforts of local nonprofit organizations and professionals, and the companies and business leaders who support them, the program added categories recognizing Sustainability Leadership and Innovation in Education this year. Winners Aligned Data Centers and The Educator Collective. Other winners include Rogers Healy (Corporate Leadership Excellence), Dallas Stars Hockey Club (Equity Leadership), Klyde Warren Park’s Kit Sawers (Nonprofit Leadership Excellence), and Dallas Symphony Association (Organization of the. Year-Mega)..

The competition was particularly tough as D CEO received more than 500 nominations this year. Below is a list of winners and finalists in each category.


M2G Ventures and UT Southwestern Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care

Finalists: AT&T and United Way of Metropolitan Dallas; Caliber Home Loans and Patriot Paws Service Dogs; Fidelity Investments and Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County; Matthews Southwest and TREC