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GSNETX Awarded Grant Funding in 2019 by State Fair of Texas to Build Stronger Communities in South Dallas

State Fair of Texas_67 Nonprofit Grants

Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas was one of 67 nonprofit organizations in Dallas that was awarded grant funding in 2019 by the State Fair of Texas. The grants were awarded based on a nonprofit’s alignment with the fair's focus on education, capacity building, and economic development targeting its neighboring ZIP codes, as well as the program's sustainability and impact on the South Dallas area.

The State Fair of Texas awarded more than $480,000 in grants. Fair officials said those receiving funding will allocate the money strategically to build stronger communities in the South Dallas/Fair Park neighborhoods.