About Us


About the Mavs Foundation

The Dallas Mavericks Foundation is dedicated to using our unique platform to build a stronger community by empowering youth, women and families who need us most through financial support, advocacy and service.

Established in October 1996, the Mavs Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation affiliated with the Dallas Mavericks professional basketball team.

Over the last 20 years, the Mavs Foundation has granted over $3.5 million dollars to nonprofit organizations serving women, children and families in need and created Reading and Learning Centers and basketball courts across the North Texas community.

Changing lives by supporting programs for kids in foster care, victims of domestic abuse, families struggling with homelessness and hunger, and much more.

Board of Trustees

Floyd Jahner, President

Ronnie Fauss, Treasurer

Cheryl Karalla, Secretary

Donna Carlisle

Brian Cuban

Jeff and Kim Cuban

Mark and Tiffany Cuban

Gretchen Minyard Williams


Katie Edwards, Director
Ebony Harris, Coordinator

Contact Us

Mavs Foundation
2909 Taylor Street
Dallas, Texas 75226
214.747.6287 Phone