Our work in Chicago
Areas of focus include:
Our Commitment to Grantee Partners | COVID-19 Read More → Chicago Leaders Creating a More Equitable City Read More →
Stimulating Economic Growth in Vital Communities Read More → Investing in Community Capacity Read More → Strengthening Community Safety Organizations Read More →
Linking Communities with Year-Round Programs Read More → Bridging Digital Divide for Chicago Communities Read More →
Increased Support for Community Organizations Responding to COVID-19 Read More → Safe and Peaceful Summer Events Adapt to COVID-19 Read More → Ensuring Everyone Is Counted in the 2020 Census Read More →
grantee stories Advancing Insight-Based Leadership Crossroads Fund, Chicago Urban League, and Chicago United for Equity are working to advance women of color in leadership, through mentorship, coaching, and grantmaking. View More → grantee stories Reconnecting Youth through Data and Collaboration Thrive Chicago connects youth-serving nonprofits to coordinate services and share data to help get disconnected youth on track in their communities. View More →
Grantees in the Media
"Chicago’s Not-So-Random Gang Violence: Just 6% of Gang ‘Factions’ Tied to Most Shootings Studied"
"‘We Want Them to Feel Loved’: Hundreds of Families Receive Groceries for Christmas Dinner as Chicago Area Faces Largest Hunger Crisis in Four Decades"
"A Focus on Housing Adds to Jobs Creation"
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