James Dondero: Charity Meets Professional

May 29th, 2017

James Dondero, the co-founder and current President of Capital Management LP has issued a donation wager to the public. Vowing to match 50% of every donated dollar up to a million, the donations will go directly The Family Place.

Known for its many services, The Family Place is currently the leading provider of family violence help assistance and prevention in Texas. Since the creation in 1978, the organization has offered a host of helpfulness to families who have become victims of violence.

The Family Place created many programs and services including medical clinics, dental clinics, specifically aimed counseling, housing, relocation, bullying prevention and even teen dating violence prevention. The organization is set to open the first shelter for battered men and their families. As of 2017 the organization has housed over 22,000 families. Their counseling services have worked with 225,000 famalies in total.

The Family Place set a goal of 16.5 million dollars in place. At a luncheon for the organization, the company eagerly announced the innovative assistance set by Jame’s and Capital Management LP. Within a short period of the announcement, Jame’s helped The Family Place raise a total of 200,000 dollars. With the help of Jame’s and his company, The Family Place will be able to achieve there goal. Just shy of the total amount by 2.8 million dollars, the extra assistance will close the gap and allow the organization to continue their prolific work.

Throughout his career, James Dondero and his company has helped tackle many charitable hurdles. The businessman and philanthropist works closely with a wide range of deserving charaties. Originally co-founding and establishing Capital Management LP in 1993, James managed to build his firm rapidly. The Dallas base company operates in over 3 countries worldwide.

The firm specializes in finacial investments, fund management, public pension plans, endowment and an array of other services. The University of Virginia graduate received his degree with honors, managing to receive the Beta Gamma Sigma and Beta Alpha Psi in 1984. His hard work and extreme dedication has led him on a trailblazing path in the finacial industry. He has a combined experience totalling over 30 years. Following Jame’s profound successful journey, the businessman continues his philanthropic work.

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