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Nov 2016

Highland Capital Management partners with The Dallas Foundation to improve North Texas communities.

James “Jim” Dondero is Co-founder and President of Highland Capital Management, the Dallas-based investment adviser that is one of the largest and most experienced alternative investment managers. Not surprisingly, Jim takes a proactive management approach to charitable giving. While his business platform is global, Jim proudly invests the bulk of his giving locally. “We were looking for a partner to help manage our annual philanthropic...

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09

Nov 2016

Donor Spotlight – James Dondero President, Highland Capital Management, L.P.

James “Jim” Dondero has a heart as big as Texas when it comes to philanthropy. He is the co-founder and President of Highland Capital Management, a Dallas-based firm that is one of the largest and most experienced alternative investment managers. While he won’t be spotted among the charitable cognoscente at local fundraisers, his generosity has had a substantial impact on Santa Barbara County nonprofits. In...

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02

Nov 2016

James Dondero Joins Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business Board

Co-founder and President of Highland Capital Management Expands Commitment to University, City DALLAS, Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — James Dondero, co-founder and president of Dallas-based asset management firm Highland Capital Management, L.P., has been appointed to the Executive Board of the Southern Methodist University (SMU) Cox School of Business. Dondero’s new board position expands Highland’s already strong commitment to SMU, which includes the endowment of the Highland Capital Management Tower Scholars, a...

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07

Oct 2016

James Dondero Announces $1 Million Challenge Grant from Highland Capital Management to Finish The Family Place’s $16.5 Million Capital Campaign

Dallas-Based Domestic Agency’s Ann Moody Place Will Serve 2,000 Victims Annually DALLAS, Oct. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — James Dondero, co-founder and president of Highland Capital Management, L.P., announced this week that the firm has awarded a $1 million challenge grant to help The Family Place, Dallas’ leading organization supporting victims of family violence, raise the final $2.8 million for its Legacy Campaign in the next six months. The announcement was made during The Family...

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