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Chicago Foundation for Women

Chicago, Illinois
www.cfw.org

Chicago Foundation for Women was awarded $5,288,200 between 1987 and 2020, including 14 grants in Chicago Commitment.

$40,000

2020 • 9 months • Chicago Commitment

The Chicago Foundation for Women increases resources and opportunities for women and girls in the Chicago area through grantmaking, leadership development, and public and grantee education. It serves as the central coordinating entity for individuals and institutions working to achieve gender equity in the Chicago metropolitan area. This award enables the Chicago Foundation for Women to convene a series of webinars, coaching, and technical assistance opportunities in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak.

$1,000,000

2017 • 4 years • Chicago Commitment

The Chicago Foundation for Women increases resources and opportunities for women and girls in the Chicago area through grantmaking, leadership development, and public and grantee education. It serves as the central coordinating entity for individuals and institutions working to achieve gender equity in the Chicago metropolitan area. This institutional support award enables the Chicago Foundation for Women to seed its endowment and strengthen its fundraising, evaluation, and communications capacities.

$10,000

2005 • 1 year

In support of the Eleanor Petersen Legacy Fund.

$1,000,000

1996 • 2 years

To launch an endowment campaign (over two years).

$30,000

1995 • 1 year

To support the participation of Chicago women in the UN's Fourth World Conference on Women.

$1,625,000

1994 • 5 years

To support the Women's Health Initiative (over five years).

$190,000

1994 • 1 year

To support the capacity-building plan.

$50,000

1993 • 1 year

To support research and planning activities designed to help increase the funding base and overall capacity.

$95,000

1993 • 1 year

To support the Women's Leadership Development Initiative.

$4,700

1992 • 1 year

A technical assistance grant to support media training workshops and the planning and coordination of an issues forum for media and grantees in the Women's Health Initiative.

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