Recent Grantmaking

Below is a select list of foundation grants made in 2016.

Community Gifts Grants Totaling $3,374,256

  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
  • Aiken Horse Park Foundation
  • Adler Planetarium
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Red Cross
  • Angelic Organics Learning Center
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Barrington Area Community Foundation
  • Boys & Girls Club of Chicago
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Christian Family Ministries
  • Community Health Charities
  • Forefront
  • Greater Chicago Food Depository
  • JourneyCare Foundation
  • Junior Achievement of Chicago
  • Metropolitan Family Services
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • National WWII Museum
  • Shirley Ryan AbilityLab at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Salvation Army Metropolitan Division
  • Touch My Heart NFP
  • United Way of DuPage
  • Upwardly Global
  • WTTW Chicago Public Media
  • WBEZ 91.5

Personal Matching GiftsGrants Totaling $1,105,000

The Foundation also matches select personal giving of family and Board members in accordance with our policies and guidelines.

We accept grant requests by invitation only.