• Community Council of Greater Dallas

    moving families forward, leaving poverty behind.


    Health programs and initiatives.

    Community care and navigation services.

    Education and work readiness programs.

  • 2019 Annual Luncheon

    A Fight Against Poverty

    Friday, November 8, 2019 @ 11am

    The Statler

  • Community Action Agency

    for Dallas County

    Community Council serves as the Community Action Agency for Dallas County by providing programs and services to individuals in poverty, working families, youth and seniors. Through our initiatives, residents learn to become self-sufficient, reducing and eliminating their reliance on social services.


    Click on an event below to learn more!

    Empower!You @ Forest Green Library

    Thursdays from April 18th thru May 23rd, 2019

    • Free Workshop
    • 11:00am - 1:30pm
    • Diabetes Management
    • Registration Ends April 25, 2019

    To Register Call: 214.954.4247

    Healthy Living Workshop @ White Rock Hills Library

    Mondays from May 6th thru June 10th 2019

    • Free Workshop
    • 10:30am - 1:00pm
    • Registration Ends May 13th 2019

    To Register Call: 214.954.4247

    Empower!You Teacher Training

    May 10th thru May 17th, 2019

    • Learn to teach Chronic Disease & Diabetes Self-Management Programs
    • 8am-5pm
    • Lunch Provided
    • Donations Accepted
    To Register

    Call: 214.954.4229 or 214.954.4247

    Or Email us at: empoweryou@ccgd.org

    Get Kidz Fit Fest 2019

    Saturday, May 11, 2019

    Come celebrate the 12th annual Get Kidz Fit Fest with us on May 11, 2019!

    The event is absolutely free, so bring the kids in for a fun-filled educational good time!

    The event will be held at the Centennial Building At Fair Park from 11am until 3pm.



    Due to the weather forecast, the Get Kidz Fit Expo and the Oncor Mayors Race has moved from April 13, 2019 to May 11, 2019 at Fair Park. Please note that while the date is changed to May 11th, the time, location and all details will remain the same.

    SkillQUEST: Cell Phone & Tablet Repair Training

    May 21st thru May 24th, 2019

    • SkillQUEST is partnering with United Smart Tech to offer cell phone and tablet repair training to the community
    • 4 day training; 9am-5pm daily

    Purchase your copy today!

    $40.00 + $3.00 S&H Per Copy

    The Community Council Sourcebook is updated bi-annually. The 2018-2019 SourceBook is your one-stop resource for human services in the Greater Dallas area, providing the most up-to-date information on Dallas area agencies. Information includes listings of nonprofit agencies, City of Dallas services, Dallas County services and listings for adjacent counties.


    For inclusion in the next edition please submit your request here.

    $100.00 Per Copy

    The 2018-2019 Salary and Benefits Survey contains an analysis of Fiscal Year 2018 as reported voluntarily by 43 organizations responding to a survey requesting salary information as of June 5, 2018. The DFW Metro Area is defined as: Collin, Dallas, Denton and Tarrant counties. The organizations are nonprofit organizations listed in the Community Council’s Sourcebook and other directories in the region.

  • Contact Us

    Community Council of Greater Dallas

    1341 W Mockingbird Lane
    Suite 1000W
    Dallas, TX 75247
    Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:30pm
    (214) 871 - 5065