Community Needs

  • Spotlight

Through our Community Needs Grant Program, we support programs and projects that improve and enrich the quality of life for DuPage County residents. During our two grant cycles each year, we accept applications from local not-for-profits serving our community in the following areas:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health and Human Services

Grant Application Deadlines

2017 Fall Cycle
Friday, September 1, 2017
Deadline for Arts and Culture, Education and Environment applications

2018 Spring Cycle
Friday, March 2, 2018
Deadline for Health and Human Services applications

First-time applicants must read the Foundation's grant guidelines and are strongly encouraged to call or e-mail Barb Szczpaniak, vice president for programs, to determine eligibility before applying.