Grantee Profile

Project Match

Grants to Project Match

  • $275,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of efforts to significantly shift the focus of its program and organizational structure to explore policies and strategies that would better serve people who have never and may never become steadily employed.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2008 (Inactive Grant)

    MacArthur Award for Creative & Effective Institutions

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of institutional strengthening and growth that will help maintain focus on direct service provision while at the same time having a greater impact through expanding research, policy analysis, and technical assistance.

  • $1,000,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — For the Pathways to Rewards project at West Haven Park to help ensure a successful mixed-income development (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Housing

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — For a demonstration of case management services supporting West Haven Park, a new mixed-income development in Chicago.

  • $1,300,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Community & Economic Development

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of programs to reduce joblessness or underemployment among residents of low-income neighborhoods in Chicago (over five years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Project Match $3,325,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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