The Texas Legislature established the SECC in 1993. It is the only charitable organization authorized to solicit donations in state workplaces. The SECC allows employees of state agencies, universities and community colleges to support their favorite charities through an annual campaign featuring convenient payroll deduction.
Top 10 Charity Agencies Supported
by Faculty and Staff in 2013
|1. Callier Center for Communication Disorders - UT Dallas|
|2. Academic Bridge Program - UT Dallas|
|3. North Texas Food Bank|
|4. Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas|
|5. United Way of Metropolitan Dallas|
|6. Catholic Charities of Dallas|
|7. Catholic Relief Services - USCCB|
|8. SPCA of Texas|
|9. Meals on Wheels|
|10. American Red Cross North Texas Region|
Trellis Society Recognizes SECC Donors to UT Dallas Programs
When you designate a portion of your SECC gift to the Academic Bridge Program (283668) or the Callier Center for Communication Disorders (283044), you become a member of the Trellis Society, which recognizes faculty and staff who make gifts to UT Dallas schools, centers or programs.
Membership benefits include invitations to special events, acknowledgement throughout the year, and recognition on the online Donor Wall.
Learn more on the Trellis Society web page.