Thank you to all of our amazing partners, who help ensure that The Ashford Rise School of Dallas fulfills our purpose: to provide the highest quality of early childhood education services to children with Down syndrome or other developmental disabilities and to children without disabilities.


The TouchDown Club of Dallas

Established in 1998, The TouchDown Club of Dallas (“TDC”) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of like-minded men working together to raise charitable donations and contributions through various annual events that directly benefit the Ashford Rise School of Dallas. The mission of TDC is to provide financial, volunteer, and advisory support to the Ashford Rise School of Dallas, its students and their families. Recently relocated to the newly constructed Moody Family Ashford located in the Park Cities, the Ashford Rise School of Dallas is an early childhood education program for children ages 6 months to 6 years with developmental disabilities like Down syndrome.

Elizabeth Toon Charities

Elizabeth Toon Charities is founded on the principles of faith, hope and love. They support organizations that provide education, assistance, comfort and therapy to those who have been impacted by abuse, grief, poverty, disabilities and terminal illnesses. ETC is a Christian-based, non-profit organization and is committed to being good stewards of their funds to make the greatest impact on the people, organizations and communities they support. Their membership and supporters consist of young adults and companies who are passionate about helping children in need.

The Junior League of Dallas

Founded in 1922, the Junior League of Dallas, Inc. trains members for effective participation in the community and is dedicated to the belief that volunteer service is an essential part of responsible citizenship.  The Junior League of Dallas is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.