GRANTS: Frequently Asked Questions
This is used to post common questions and answers regarding the grant process.
Q: Does my organization need a 501(c)(3) status?
Q: Do you fund research?
A: No. Click here for a list of what we fund.
Q. Does my organization have to be based on the city of Chicago?
Q. Do you fund individual public school teachers?
Q: Can I ask over the amount of funding listed based upon the needs of my program?
A: No, you must request fund within the range listed on the application. If you are a first time applicant, your request amount is limited to $25,000 for your initial application. Click here for grant making guidelines.
Q: Do you accept applications after the deadline?
A: No, for full consideration, all grant applications must be submitted by deadline.
For all grant inquiries, contact Carmen Curet, executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org