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United Way of Metropolitan Chicago

Chicago, Illinois
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United Way of Metropolitan Chicago was awarded $1,828,000 between 1988 and 2020, including 7 grants in Chicago Commitment and What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance.

$100,000

2020 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

For more than 80 years, the United Way of Metropolitan Chicago has worked to create positive change in the city of Chicago and its suburbs. In partnership with a range of human service organizations, the United Way aims to improve the health, education, financial stability, and safety of residents in communities throughout the region. Launched in 2013, the United Way operates a Neighborhood Network Initiative to address the root causes of poverty in Chicago neighborhoods and improve the quality of life for people in ten low-income communities. This renewed award supports the United Way Neighborhood Networks and their efforts to develop neighborhood-specific, community-led solutions to local challenges.

$1,000,000

2020 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In partnership with a range of human service organizations, the United Way of Metropolitan Chicago aims to improve the health, education, financial stability, and safety of residents in communities throughout the region. This award supports the Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund, which supports local nonprofit organizations serving the region's most vulnerable residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Response Fund pools the resources raised by Chicago's philanthropies, corporations, and individuals, and disburses them to nonprofit organizations across the region.

$500,000

2018 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

For more than 80 years, the United Way of Metropolitan Chicago has worked to create positive change in the city of Chicago and its suburbs. In partnership with a range of human service organizations, the United Way aims to improve the health, education, financial stability, and safety of residents in communities throughout the region. Launched in 2013, the United Way operates a Neighborhood Network Initiative to address the root causes of poverty in Chicago neighborhoods and improve the quality of life for people in ten low-income communities. This award supports the United Way Neighborhood Networks and their efforts to develop neighborhood-specific, community-led solutions to local challenges.

$50,000

1997 • 1 year • What We're Exploring: Cities, Information, and Governance

To support the Community Development Initiative.

$150,000

1994 • 3 years

To support the Housing Initiative Project (over three years).

$3,000

1989 • 1 year

For two consultants to facilitate creation of a governance structure for a public/private funder collaborative and to develop programming for implementation of the Family Day Care Satellite Network Project.

$25,000

1988 • 1 year, 1 month

To plan and develop the Metropolitan Chicago Information Center.

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