FOREST FORWARD INVESTS IN THE SOUTH DALLAS COMMUNITY
AND CONTRIBUTES TO THE FORWARD PROGRESS OF THE CITY OF DALLAS.
Forest Forward is a non-profit organization that partners with the community to drive equitable development, economic mobility, and improve outcomes for children, residents, and families of the South Dallas community. The transformational infusion of $75.215 million into the heart of zip code 75215 will ignite healthy neighborhood revitalization and create a new vibrant core for the City of Dallas.
According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, your zip code predicts your life expectancy more than your genetic code. 75215 life expectancy is 67 years.
THE FUTURE IS HERE
The Forest is a strategic initiative designed to bring healthy neighborhood revitalization to sunny South Dallas. Building on the vision of community stakeholders, and the transformation of the historic Forest Theater, The Forest works towards a just, healthy, and thriving South Dallas.
The Forest Theater harnesses the power of art and culture to align strategic partnerships to create equitable opportunities, generate revenue, promote entrepreneurship, and establish sustainable best practices.
Forest Forward takes a holistic approach, anchored in the restoration and expansion of the Forest Theater offerings, to sustain the interest, growth, and success of the neighborhood revitalization.