• Excellence in Philanthropy Awards

      Honor someone for their philanthropy
      Find out how

    • Thanksgiving in October

      Thursday, October 20   •   5:30 - 7:30 pm
      Nineteenth Century Club, 178 Forest Ave., OP
      RSVP to Cathy Craddock

    • Calendar of Events
    • Entrepeneur Leaders in Philanthropy
    • Next Gen Leaders in Philanthropy
    • Women Leaders in Philanthropy
    • Future Philanthropists Program

      The Future Philanthropists Program provides high school students with the opportunity to learn how to be philanthropists and grantmakers.
      Learn more…

This year's Community Grant recipients from the Fund for Forever, an endowment providing funding in perpetuity!… https://t.co/ZahgSL3fny

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The Future Philanthropists Program and the Community Leadership Program provide students and emerging leaders the opportunity to learn and grow collaboratively for the benefit of our communities. Our annual Excellence in Philanthropy Awards recognize the philanthropic achievements of both individuals and business.


We strengthen our community through philanthropy by providing a central resource for individual and corporate donors, professional financial advisors, students seeking scholarships and with grants and our Impact Excellence program for social impact organizations serving the Oak Park and River Forest communities.

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