The Skokie Community Foundation invites proposals in which two or more organizations collaborate for the benefit of Skokie residents. One of the co-applicants must be a 501(c)(3) organization, a school, or a government entity. The Foundation seeks to invest in organizations and projects that are poised to make a difference in Skokie and strengthen the community beyond the grant period.

Proposals may address any aspect of the community including but not limited to arts and culture, basic human needs, community development, early childhood, youth and adult education, environmental sustainability, family support/counseling, healthcare housing, seniors, social issues, as well as workforce and youth development.

Proposals may request between $5000 and $15,000.  The Foundation intends to award $25,000 during this grant cycle. Grants will be awarded in November 2020 for use in the 2021 calendar year.

For complete details of the 2021 Skokie Community Foundation grant process

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2021 Grant Application

Submit your grant proposal here for the 2021 Skokie Community Foundation Grant Cycle. Proposals must be submitted by September __, 2020 11:59PM in order to be considered.