Momentous Institute’s comprehensive mental health programming strengthens children’s social emotional health and results in healing and hope after trauma, improved family relationships and long-term wellbeing.
Over the last 25+ years, Julie and Ken have helped make a positive impact in the community through their leadership on various boards, their philanthropy through the Hersh Foundation and their volunteer service. Julie and Ken Hersh began the Hersh Foundation in 1997 as a way to secure long-term financial commitments to non-profits in their community and are dedicated to making a lasting impact on non-profits within the Foundation’s focus areas.
Dallas Black Dance Theater
The Hersh Foundation has partnered with Dallas Black Dance Theatre for many years on its Summer Youth Enrichment program. This health-focused program encourages youth and teens to be active through dance to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Curriculum emphasizes the importance of movement, leadership, nutrition, and mental health, with morning talks from industry professionals like doctors, counselors, nutritionists, and police officers, among others.
Fri, Jul 10
The Hersh Foundation is a proud sponsor of the following event.
Dear Friends & Colleagues
Please find attached and below an invitation to join us for
WELL BEINGS Launch & Virtual National Town Hall at NAMICon 2020
Free, one-hour livestreamed event takes place on
Tuesday, July 14 at 11am Eastern Time
No registration is required — join the livestream at WellBeings.org
(Please arrive early for pre-show messages)
with messages from
KID CUDI, DEMI MOORE, FINN WOLFHARD, ARIEL WINTER, WAYNE BRADY, BILLY PORTER, JEWEL, BILL PULLMAN, LEVAR BURTON, GABRIELLA PIZZOLO, SEAN ASTIN, MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY,
DREW CAREY, IAN ALEXANDER, JUDITH IVEY, JOEL DE LA... View Post
Wed, Jun 10
Lyda Hill Philanthropies has launched the Lone Star Prize, a Texas-based competition for a $10 million grant to improve the lives of Texans. In these new, unprecedented times, finding long-term solutions to improve the lives of Texans is more critical than ever. Lone Star Prize is looking for proven solutions that strengthen health outcomes, protects the environment and/or boosts the workforce to improve the quality of life for Texans. Learn more and register before the deadline on June 23 at 5:00 PM Central at http://www.lonestarprize.org. #lonestarprize
Fri, May 01
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The Hersh Foundation is a proud partner of Well Beings, an initiative that will bring mental health stories to light. Please like and share content from the Well Beings page.
About The Hersh Foundation
Founded in 1997 by Julie and Ken Hersh, The Hersh Foundation is a private family foundation located in North Texas. The Hersh Foundation is committed to enriching and improving the quality of life for all people by supporting organizations with demonstrable results in efforts that support our mission and focus areas.
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