On November 1, 2019 the Skokie Community Foundation announced its 2020 grant recipients at the Skokie Chamber of Commerce Annual Legislative Forum held at the Holiday Inn North Shore, Skokie.
The Foundation awarded a total of $25,000 to the following organizations:
The Muslim Community Center Academy
Klezmer Music Foundation
Interfaith community building through music: Bringing Muslim and Jewish students together to learn about and perform the music of their cultural heritages.
School District 219
Health education: Substance abuse prevention and education program for students at Niles North High School.
YWCA Evanston/North Shore
Village of Skokie Human Services
Division School District 69
Youth Engagement Project: Healthy relationship and self-growth education for Lincoln Junior High students referred by the Skokie Youth Outreach Program.
Skokie Resilient Community Collaborative (SRCC) Partners
Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) Educator Training: Creating multiple avenues for trauma informed care and resilience education to reach the community.