Disaster Relief

Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund Awards $3.5 Million

Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund Awards $3.5 Million

Posted March 29, 2020

An initial round of grants was awarded to nonprofit organizations with the capacity to deploy emergency services to a large number of residents, including those providing emergency food and supplies, mortgage and utility assistance, and direct financial assistance to individuals who have lost their jobs as a result of the virus....

Community Foundations Have Raised $238.7 Million to Fight COVID-19

Community Foundations Have Raised $238.7 Million to Fight COVID-19

Posted March 28, 2020

Over the past two weeks, nearly a hundred and seventy community foundations have created funds in partnership with nonprofits, local government agencies, the business community, and other foundations to support organizations working to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and ensure an efficient and coordinated response....

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