Tag Archives: Arlington Tomorrow Foundation

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation’s Endowment Continues to Benefit Community

The Arlington Tomorrow Foundation board continues to display solid, reliable fiscal responsibility and commitment to ensuring the foundation’s endowment is healthy and available for generations to come. As part of its annual review of the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation’s investment policy and strategies, the board voted Jan. 8, 2019, to reinvest $2.4…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Awards Nearly $2.3 Million in 2018

The Arlington Tomorrow Foundation contributed nearly $2.3 million through 25 grants last year to enhance city services and support a variety of charitable causes across The American Dream City. The grants, both large and small, included a $1 million gift toward the Green Oak School’s future life prep academy for students with intellectual…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Awards $1 Million Grant to Green Oaks School

In 2000, Green Oaks School in Arlington opened with a mission to serve and educate students with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities. It grew from just four students in its first year to more than 100 students from 47 zip codes. Now, the school is poised to expand. Green Oaks plans…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Awards $50,000 in Grants During Arlington Gives Event

With a Jungle Carpet Python named Boomerang wrapped around his neck, it wasn’t difficult for Eric Brittingham to attract attention at Levitt Pavilion Arlington for his animal education nonprofit’s fundraising needs. The snake was among a handful of animal ambassadors that Brittingham, the president of Wildlife on the Move, brought to…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Helps Connect Families to Babies in NICU

On a video screen, a tiny newborn appears asleep in a crib. The parents, who cannot be at the baby’s side, watch the screen to check in throughout the day. This new technology is now live at Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, providing an instant connection between parents and their infants who…

Free Health Clinic Grows with $200,000 Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Grant

Open Arms Health Clinic has a clear mission — to provide free, quality and compassionate health care to uninsured and low-income North Texans. Yet for years a lack of space forced the small clinic to turn away patients.“The need is so great,” Executive Director Fran Martin said. “Turning people away is…

Tour Arlington Life Shelter to Learn about Homeless Services, Programs

Arlington Life Shelter provides stepping stones to stability to more than 1,000 men, women and children experiencing homelessness here in North Texas each year through emergency shelter, children’s services, and education and employment. Last year, the Downtown Arlington nonprofit launched its Hearts to Homes Capital Campaign so that it can help…

Richard Simpson Park Improvements Underway Near Lake Arlington

Construction preparation on phase one improvements to Richard Simpson Park in West Arlington began late last month with the installation of a green wire construction fence and job trailer. Richard Simpson Park is a 9-acre city park on the shoreline of Lake Arlington. It is one of only two Arlington parks that provide…

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Awards Nearly $1.7 Million in Grants in 2017

The Arlington Tomorrow Foundation awarded 19 grants worth more than $1.6 million to enhance city services and support charitable causes, according to the charitable endowment’s 2017 annual report. The grants ranged from $12,000 to Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County to provide home-delivered meals in Arlington to $750,000 to support the Arlington Life Shelter’s plans …

Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Grant Will Help Levitt Pavilion Arlington Add Restrooms

Levitt Pavilion Arlington will get a big – and much needed – present for its upcoming 10th birthday!Thanks to a generous donation of $500,000 from Baylor Orthopedic & Spine Hospital at Arlington and an equally generous grant of $500,000 from the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation, the Levitt Pavilion will add bathrooms…