James Dondero’s Philanthropic Ventures

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With more thirty years in the immense credit and equity markets, Mr James Dondero has earned a world reputation for his strategic leadership of several companies in the industry. He was sought after by several companies who had hit close to rock bottom and used his kills to transform companies to high yield companies. As one of the founders and the president of the Highland Capital Management, he is in charge of ensuring that the company comes up with solutions for investors and other companies regarding their loans and equity. James has led the company into providing award winning services and products in the industry.

At a press release reported by prnewswire.com, James Dondero has pledged $1 million grant that will support the Family Place organization. This organization was formed to help get rid of family violence in Texas by educating families on the dangers of violence and also by creating extensive awareness on the same topic. The money pledged by Dondero is help finance the organization’s Legacy Campaign which aims at providing a shelter for the families who have experienced violence and also to support them.

In the press release Dondero urges organizations and individuals to help The Family Place help create awareness and support these families. He further adds that family violence is a big issue that should be gotten rid of as it affects the community and the people as a whole. Through creation of centers the organization will be able to shelter these individuals and also create a platform for people to be taught more on the importance of peace and solving issues amicably.

Apart from being an excellent leader James Dondero is a compassionate and an emphatic individual who believes in giving back to the society. He has led his company into understanding the power of giving back. More of the organizations he has started to help the society and other organizations around the world include:

v SMU’s Highland Capital Management Tower Scholars Program

v Education is Freedom

v Perot Museum of Natural Science

v Snowball Express Uplift Education

v Capital for Kids

v Dallas Zoo

For more information on the organizations funded and supported by Highland Capital Management read here

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