Arts & Culture
Above and Beyond

Free Addiction Services To Poverty Stricken Victims

Ada S. McKinley Community Services

To Empower, Educate, And Employ

After School Matters

Building Job Skills And Confidence Through Project-Based Programs For Chicago Teens


Empowering Kids & Adults With Disabilities


Meaningful Employment In Quality Assurance For Autistic Adults


Breakthrough’s Mission Begins And Ends With People

Causing A Stir

Diversify The Hospitality Industry Through Educational And Career-Driven Programs

Center For Enriched Living

Social Enrichment, Continued Learning, And Meaningful Employment For People With Developmental Disabilities

Chinese American Service League

Providing Comprehensive Support Services To Chicago’s Asian American Community

Code Platoon

Coding Bootcamp For Veterans And Military Spouses

Collective Chicago

Disrupting Homelessness With Dignity Through Affordable Housing, Health Programs, and Professional Development

Difference Engine

Web Development Apprenticeships For Underrepresented Adults

Focus: HOPE

Empowerment And Advocacy Programs To Overcome Racism, Poverty, And Injustice


Personal, Academic, And Career Opportunities For Underserved Youth And Their Families

Growing Home

Organic Urban Farming To Build Food Access And Employment Skills

Hatchery Chicago

Growing Food Businesses, Community, And Jobs In Chicago

Hospitality Scholars Foundation

Educational And Financial Support For Chicagoland Youth Interested In Culinary Arts Or Hospitality Management

I Grow Chicago

Healing The Hood By Addressing The Root Causes Of Trauma And Violence


Jumpstarts Tech Careers For Low-Income Adults

Illinois Action For Children

Professional Development, Financial Assistance, And Governmental Advocacy To Improve Child Care For Working Families

Illinois Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce

Providing Business Empowerment, Economic Development, And Entrepreneurial Education

In Her Shoes Foundation

Empower And Inspire Every Woman And Girl To Be Her Personal Best

Last Prisoner Project

Cannabis-Related Criminal Justice Reform


College/Career Mentoring For Underserved High School Seniors

Lawrence Hall

Hope, Healing And Resiliency For Children Who Have Suffered Trauma


Mapping Community Assets To Close The Information Gap And Provide Meaningful Youth Employment and Experiential Learning

New Moms

Housing, Job Training, And Family Support To Empower Young Moms Experiencing Poverty

New Sector Alliance

Fellowship Programs To Empower Leaders To Thrive In The Future Of Work

Of Color

Workforce-Focused Programs To Assist At-Risk Individuals Gain Employment

One For One

Providing Opportunities And Resources For Youth Affected By Violence In Chicago

Project Onward

Extraordinary Art. Extraordinary People.

Project RELO

Pseudo-Military Operations To Educate Corporate Leaders About The Value Of Hiring Military Veterans

re:work training

Reshaping Tech Hiring Trends To Increase Diversity And Workplace Inclusion

Recipe For Change

Culinary Education For Detainees
In Cook County Jail


Arts-Related Education And Employment Opportunities For Women Impacted By Incarceration

Spark Program

Providing Career Exploration And Self-Discovery For Students Through Mentorship


A Hand Up (Not A Hand Out) For The Poor And Homeless

Teachers Supporting Teachers

Empowering And Retaining Excellent Teachers In Chicago’s Under-Resourced Schools

Women Tech Founders

Accelerate The Number Of Powerful Women In Tech And Leadership