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Oak Leyden



Beyond Hunger

Nehemia Project

Grantee Partners

We are grateful to our Foundation family of donors, nonprofit organizations, and community members who work tirelessly for a better future for our villages. The Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation is proud to work in partnership with you, to rise up and meet our community’s greatest challenges. Together, our leadership, advocacy, and generosity will transform lives and grow prosperity, now and for generations to come.

Grant Spotlight

$ 3278392

Grants Distributed


  • Rapid Response & Recovery Grants: $167,500 to 12 organizations
  • Giving Group Grants: $160,500 to 34 organizations
    • Entrepreneur Leaders in Philanthropy: $5,000
    • Future Philanthropists Program: $78,000
    • NextGen Leaders in Philanthropy: $5,500
    • Women Leaders in Philanthropy: $72,000
  • Community Grants: $129,810 to 54 organizations
  • College Scholarship and Enrichment Grants: $482,987 to 287 students and programs
  • Other Grants: $2,337,595
    Funds managed by the Foundation and distributed in accordance with fundholder wishes.


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Oak Park, IL 60301


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