Communities Foundation of Texas opens Collin County office in Frisco

Communities Foundation of Texas is now open in Frisco.

Communities Foundation of Texas is now open in Frisco.

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Communities Foundation of Texas opened a satellite campus Oct. 1 in Frisco at 2401 Internet Blvd., Ste. 101. The organization works with both donors and nonprofits and awards more than 5,000 grants per year. The organization, headquartered in Dallas, also operates North Texas Giving Day. 214-750-4247. www.cftexas.org
By Nicole Luna
Nicole Luna is the Senior Reporter for Frisco. She covers development, transportation, education, business and city government. She has a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Spanish from The University of Texas at Arlington and has been with Community Impact Newspaper since June 2015.


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