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We at the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation are deeply heartbroken and angered over the senseless deaths in Atlanta recently. Read our statement here…

COVID-19 Community Resources

Mobilizing Resources to Support Our Community

The Rapid Response and Recovery Fund is infusing desperately needed dollars to agencies fighting to provide daily, ongoing support to our most vulnerable neighbors. Our impact is being felt as we continue to fundraise and distribute grants on a rolling basis.

COVID-19 Nonprofit Support

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National Council for Nonprofits
Includes information about business continuity and recovery plans; taking care of organization’s finances; taking care of yourselves, stress and coping; working remotely, etc.

Information includes developing a continuing operation plan; list of COVID-19 Rapid Response Funds, etc.

Arts for Illinois
Specific relief for arts and culture organizations

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Our COVID-19 Precautions

The health, safety and well-being of Oak Park, River Forest and our neighboring communities is our highest priority.
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Congratulations to Grey Burton, the 2021 awardee of the Bolin Cooper Scholarship! The fund provides up to four $3,0… https://t.co/91qGBAbg1U

Every dollar raised was with the Rapid Response and Recovery Fund was for the community. Read the impact:… https://t.co/2AWKNoisve

Together we uplifted local leaders and nonprofit agencies as they addressed the massive challenges and inequities o… https://t.co/e8isbGmNPD