Request For Proposals

SKOKIE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION • 2020 GRANT CYCLE
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

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.

To qualify, two organizations must co-apply to provide services to benefit Skokie residents. One of the two co-applicants must be a 501(c)3 organization, a school, or a government entity.

Proposals may request between $5,000 and $15,000.  The Foundation intends to award $25,000 during this grant cycle.

The Foundation requests proposals addressing any aspect of the community including but not limited to adverse childhood experiences/trauma/resilience, arts and culture, basic human needs, community development, early childhood, youth and adult education, environmental sustainability, family support/counseling, healthcare, housing, seniors, social issues, workforce development, or youth development.

Grants will be awarded in November 2019 for use in the 2020 calendar year.

2020 Skokie Community Foundation grant request materials HERE.
Submit grant requests HERE.