2020 GRANT AWARDS BY CATEGORY

OrganizationDescriptionAmountCategory
Waves Project, Inc.Scuba Training and Therapy Program for Veterans$25,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
St. Leonard’s MinistriesBarlow Center for Education and Employment$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Growing HomeEmployment Training Program$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
IgniteEmployment & Education Program$10,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
ThresholdsVeterans Project$15,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Experimental StationBlackstone Bicycle Works$7,500.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Blue Sky Bakery & CafeBlue Sky Bakery Employment Program$5,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Code PlatoonSoftware Development Job Training$7,500.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
I Grow ChicagoStrive to Thrive$5,000.00 ACCESS TO JOBS
Benzie Area Christian NeighborsCOVD-19 Emergency Food Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Benzie Senior ResourcesCOVD-19 Emergency Food Grant$7,500.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Lakeview PantryCOVID-19 Emergency Food Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Second HelpingsCOVID-19 Emergency Food Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Greater Chicago Food DepositoryCOVID-19 Emergency Food Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Chicago Help InitiativeCOVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Sister Carmen Community CenterCOVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
The Bloc ChicagoCOVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Inspiration Corporation, Inc.COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Project Education Plus (PEP)COVID-19 Emergency Relief Award$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Mary Rigg Neighborhood CenterCOVID-19 Emergency Relief Award$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Santa Fe Community FoundationCOVID-19 Emergency Relief Grant$10,000.00 COVID-19 RELIEF
Project Education PlusSchool Year Academic Programs$5,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Kartemquin FilmsDiverse Voices in Docs (DVID)$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
LADDER UPFinancial Capability Program$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Tutoring ChicagoTutoring Program Support$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Family MattersYouth Development, Community Enrichment & The Family Matters School$25,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Bottom LineAccess and Success Programs$15,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Agape Therapeutic Riding CenterProgram Expansion$25,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Mary Rigg Neighborhood Center“SAY YES” Youth Program Trauma Services$25,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Free Spirit MediaDigital Media Arts$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Cluster Tutoring ProgramAfter School Tutoring Program$5,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
The Bloc ChicagoUtility Costs for New Building$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Chicago HOPES for KidsThe HOPES After School Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Project VisionRemote Learning Support & Middle School Summer Camp$5,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Canine Therapy CorpsAnimal Assisted Therapy Program$10,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
High JumpCore Program and Alumni Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Garfield Park Conservatory AllianceStudent Engagement and Educational Development Program$7,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Children’s Museum of IndianapolisCOVID-19 Relief for Mid-North Families$15,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Target H.O.P.E.Capacity Building Grant$37,500.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Cool ClassicsCapacity Building Grant$67,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Benzie Shores District LibraryCapacity Building Grant$75,000.00 EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
Conner PrairieSTEAM Home Kit Program$10,000.00 ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Lincoln Park ZooArtecito$10,000.00 ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Oak Park River Forest Infant Welfare SocietyGeneral Operating Support for Children’s Clinic$5,000.00 HEALTH & WELLNESS OPTIONS
Benzie Senior ResourcesTraining, Education, and Family Caregiver Support for Seniors$15,000.00 HEALTH & WELLNESS OPTIONS
Oak Park River Forest Community FoundationCommunityWorks - Community Annual Support$2,100.00 OTHER
ForefrontAnnual Grant$582.31OTHER
NPH USAScholarship$5,500.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
University of ArizonaScholarship$16,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Benzie Central High SchoolScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Benzie Central High SchoolScience Scholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeGraduate Fellowship in Dentistry$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeExcellence in Teaching Award$1,500.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeSenior Man Award$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Berea CollegeSenior Woman Award$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Boys Hope/Girls HopeScholarship$6,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Cherry Scholarship FundScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Frankfort-Elberta Area High SchoolScholarship$4,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Oak Park/River Forest High SchoolScholarship$32,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
New Mexico Highlands University FoundationScholarship$5,000.00 SCHOLARSHIPS
Allen Community College FoundationSeabury Scholarship$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Alverno CollegeSeabury Scholarship$5,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Howard Area Community CenterSeabury Scholarship$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Milwaukee Area Tech. College FoundationSeabury Scholarship$2,500.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Oakton Community College Educational FoundationSeabury Scholarship$6,000.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
Pima Community College FoundationSeabury Scholarship$6,500.00 SEABURY SCHOLARS
The People’s Music SchoolUptown Academy Programs$15,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Piven Theatre Workshop“The Resilience Season”$12,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Midsommer FlightCymbeline Production in The Chicago Park District$2,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Pegasus Theatre ChicagoYoung Playwrights Festival In-School Program$8,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Snow City ArtsArts Program for Children and Youth in Chicago Hospitals$15,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
International Children’s Media CenterGlobal Girls/Women’s View WorldScene Residency and Festival$12,500.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Chicago Zoological SocietyZoo for All$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Black Ensemble TheaterStrengthening the School Through Theater Arts & General Operating$15,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY
Mudlark TheaterSocial Justice League$10,000.00 SOCIAL AND CULTURAL OPPORTUNITY