Grantee Profile

Center for Economic Progress

Grants to Center for Economic Progress

  • $2,000,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To deliver tax counseling, financial education, and other income support and asset-building to working families in 16 neighborhoods that participate in the LISC New Communities Program (over five years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of implementing and documenting elements of a strategic plan (over two years).

  • $800,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    None

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the EITC - Promoting Prosperity Project (over two years).

  • $115,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of a project related to the Earned Income Tax Credit in the four "Living Cities" pilot cities (over six months).

  • $1,500,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of the delivery of tax counseling, financial education, and other income-support and asset-building activities targeted to working families in Chicago neighborhoods (over five years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Center for Economic Progress $4,665,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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