“I’ve attended several classes at Ascend that have helped with my financial goals.  Working with a coach and participating in Credit Ascend has helped improve my credit score.”

“Joining Ascend shifted the trajectory of my future as a business owner.  I was able to foster connections with other women entrepreneurs who helped me stay focused, held me accountable, and supported me on this journey.”

Our supporters make it possible to continue our mission of empowering women, fighting poverty and impacting generations. To join our list of honored supporters, connect with us at or call 214.584.2315.

Community Partners


Economic Advancement Supporters

Bank of America Foundation J. Jill Compassion Fund
Bread Financial Prosperity Bank
Carl B. & Florence E. King Foundation Sapphire Foundation
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. The Dallas Foundation
Harold Simmons Foundation Truist

Nurse-Family Partnership Supporters

Baldridge Foundation Ronald McDonald House Charities
Episcopal Foundation of Dallas The Lightner Sams Foundation, Inc.
Harold Simmons Foundation The Rees-Jones Foundation
Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation Theodore and Beulah Beasley Foundation, Inc.
Ninnie L Baird Foundation W.P. & Bulah Luse Foundation

Community Supporters

Arcosa Favorite Brands Louise W. Kahn Endowment Fund PLUG Public Relations
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Globe Life Insurance Lyda Hill Philanthropies Prashe
Central Market Grant Thornton Mary Kay Inc. Texas Women’s Foundation
Clark Hill Hudson Peters Commercial Medium Giant The Hillcrest Foundation
Deloitte John R. McCune Charitable Trust National Development Council The Hoglund Foundation
Ebby Halliday Foundation Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP Oncor Welltower Charitable Fund of Greater Toledo Community Foundation
Eugene McDermott Foundation Lockton Companies, LLC Perkins and Will Toyota