A co-founder of Highland Capital Management, James Dondero announced that the company donated $1 million to The Family Place to help victims of family Violence in Texas. Highland Capital is an established investment firm that offers an assortment of services, including financial advisory, investment management, and banking. The company has a subsidiary organization known as the Highland Dallas Foundation. Through this organization, Highland Capital LLC will match 50% of the funds raised for The Family Place’s Legacy Campaign.
As of October 2016, The Family Place had managed to raise over $200,000. The foundation has set its target at $16 million. The money raised through the campaign will go into the construction of the Dallas Counseling Center. This facility will offer accommodation to the victims of family violence. It will also house teen dating violence victims, pets of the victims and bullying victims. Many people in Texas have lauded the support that Highland Capital Management has offered to The Family Place. Mike Rawlings, the mayor of Dallas, expressed his appreciation for Highland Capital’s role in the Legacy Campaign. He believes that the programs will help many families in Texas.
About James Dondero
James Dondero is Highland Capital’s president and collaborative founder. His company is a leading service provider in the banking sector, and it has grown tremendously over the years. It serves international and local clients from different industries. Dondero has worked in the field of financial management for more than three decades. His vast experience has enabled Highland Capital to become a successful enterprise. James oversees the management of the investment portfolios at the company. Highland Capital concentrates on private equity funds, collateral obligations, and hedge funds.
James Dondero has been the cornerstone of Highland’s operations for many years. Under his leadership, the company has generated a lot of income, and the performance of the employees has improved. Mr. Dondero is an alumnus of the University of Virginia. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Commerce. His leadership prowess has earned him a position as a director in large companies like MGM Studios and the American Banknote. James Dondero is also a giver. He does a lot of charity work when he’s not working.