Ten of Illinois’ leading foundations, including MacArthur , announced today they are jointly investing $1 million to improve participation in hard-to-count, poor, minority, rural, and high-rise communities in the 2010 Census. Known as the Count Me In campaign, this endeavor marks the nation’s largest investment to date in 2010 Census efforts in any one state by a group of philanthropic funders.

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MacArthur Commits $68 Million to Foreclosure Prevention and Mitigation in Chicago

To help combat the growing lending crisis and the rise of foreclosures in Chicago, MacArthur is investing $68 million in grants and low-interest loans in foreclosure prevention and mitigation efforts in local neighborhoods. Read More