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Coalition for a Better Chinese American Community

Chicago, Illinois

Grants

2023 (1 year)
$25,000

The Coalition for a Better Chinese-American Community (CBCAC) unites the resources of individual and member organizations to empower Chinese-American communities in the Chicago metropolitan region. Located in Chicago's Chinatown, CBCAC carries out its mission through civic education, engagement, and community mobilization. This award supports the Collaborative Artist Expression Project to promote intercultural dialogue and racial healing between the youth of Chicago's Chinatown and Bronzeville communities. The project will result in Creative Placemaking installations in which community youth will collaborate to produce public artwork displayed in Chinatown.

2022 (2 years)
$500,000

The Coalition for a Better Chinese American Community (CBCAC) unites the resources of individual and member organizations to empower Chinese American communities in the Chicago metropolitan region. Located in Chicago's Chinatown, CBCAC carries out its mission through civic education, engagement, and community mobilization. This award strengthens the CBCAC's sustainability by creating an operational reserve and supporting essential organizational infrastructure and planning.