Highland Capital, an independently-owned investment management company with a strong, seasoned leadership team. Their philosophy in credit is to produce exceptional returns on investments and increase their philanthropic endeavors.
Not only is the Highland Capital highly successful in their investment and credit management, but they are incredibly involved in charities. Building active communities all over are something the Highland Capital management team is seriously invested in promoting. The entire group proudly volunteers in the communities they live in, making a difference in both financial donations and building community nonprofit organizations. Over the past 12-years, Highland Capital and their partners have committed over $10 million to help communities in their vicinity and around the world. Learn more about Highland Capital at Crunchbase.
The Highland Capital executive staff, James Dondero, Co-Founder, President and extremely proactive in the area of charitable giving has grown to the extent the firm has created a philanthropic department devoted to managing their ever-growing budget specifically for the development of better communities. Highland Capital began a search for the right people to lead their charitable agenda and successfully located Mary Jalonick, President, and CEO of The Dallas Foundation. Jalonick and her staff are experts in the area of donor services. The Dallas Foundation team brings with it a vast amount of experience and education in philanthropy, the Dallas area and the need for more community investment and growth.
The Dallas Foundation holds the title of being the oldest community cornerstone of its kind in Texas. They are proud to announce that the fiscal year 2016 they were able to issue grants totaling $81 million. Scholarships awarded to 539 students in 2015-2016 totaled $1.4 million. Not surprisingly, the number of funds held with The Dallas Foundation totals 567 monetary funds, all active and working to build better and stronger communities.
The human investment provided by Highland Capital only exemplifies their dedication to build better residential areas and improve the living conditions around them and extending elsewhere in the world. Read more at bloomberg.com.