Evanston Community Foundation Grant Class of 2012

The Evanston Community Foundation awarded $217,000 to 29 local nonprofits this year as part of its responsive grants program.

Founded in 1986, the has awarded grants to local nonprofits on a yearly basis since 1987. The 2012 class of grantees, announced in May, will be the largest ever. From a pool of 64 applicants, 24 nonprofits were chosen to receive money through the organization’s responsive grants initiative, which funds programs and infrastructure at local nonprofits. 

Related: Armed With $217,000, 29 Evanston Nonprofits Go to Work

  1. Barr-Harris Children's Grief Center
  2. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago
  3. Changing Worlds
  4. Warren W. Cherry Preschool
  5. Children's Advocacy Center of North and Northwest Cook County
  6. Edible Evanston
  7. Evanston Community Foundation's Every child ready for kindergarten, Every youth ready for work initiative
  8. Evanston Mentors
  9. Evanston School Children's Clothing Association
  10. (two separate projects)
  11. Family Promise Chicago North Shore
  12. The Harbour, Inc.
  13. James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy
  14. Rebuilding Together - North Suburban Chicago
  15. Shorefront

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