Request For Proposals

SKOKIE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION • 2018 GRANT CYCLE
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Philosophy
The Skokie Community Foundation (the Foundation) invites proposals in which organizations collaborate for the benefit of Skokie residents. 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.

Qualifications

  • Each proposal must be submitted by at least two organizations working together to benefit Skokie residents.
  • One of the co-applicants must be a 501(c)(3) organization, a school, or a government entity or must have a fiscal sponsor that qualifies as a tax-exempt organization under Sec. 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
  • All proposals must address issues, concerns, and/or opportunities for Skokie and its residents.

Type of Grant

  • Program: New initiatives, pilot projects, or continuing improvements to projects that have shown long-term, positive impact.

Areas of Funding
The Foundation requests proposals addressing any aspect of the community including, but not limited to: arts and culture, basic human needs, community development, early childhood, youth and adult education, environment, family support/counseling, health, housing, seniors, workforce development, or youth development.

2018 Skokie Community Foundation Grant Request materials are no longer available. Cycle closed.
Sample response materials HERE.
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