Fiscal Year 2018

Growers participate in a seed swap sponsored by AUA on Chicago’s north side, an activity meant to share seeds for foods that are culturally significant to several immigrant populations
Grantee Amount($)
Lincoln Provision Scholarship Program 12,394
Community Development
Ada S. McKinley Community Services 5,000
Working Credit NFP 10,000
Chicago Commons 10,000
Association House of Chicago 10,000
Bethel New Life (Business and Workplace Initiative) 10,000
Accion Chicago (The Hatchery) 2,500
Garfield Park Community Council 25,000
Accion Chicago 10,000
Chicago Rehab Network 5,000
Enlace Chicago (Community Garden Initiative) 5,000
The Community Law Project 5,000
Agriculture/Food Industry
Growing Home (2017 Benefit Dinner) 1,500
Global Garden Refugee Training Farm 5,000
Growing Power, Inc. 15,000
Sweetwater Foundation 12,500
Seven Generations Ahead 5,000
Advocates for Urban Agriculture (event sponsorship) 1,000
Green Community Connection 500
NeighborSpace 5,000
Angelic Organics Learning Center 5,000
Growing Home 20,000
Family Farmed 20,000
Chicago Botanic Garden 30,000
Green Community Connections 2,500
New Venture Fund (Fresh Taste 2017 Funding) 30,000
Advocates for Urban Agriculture 20,000
Jewish Organizations/Programs
Self Help Home (2017 Gala) 10,000
CJE Senior Life 5,000
Chabad Jewish Center 10,000
Jewish United Fund (Annual Campaign) 15,000
Jewish Council on Urban Affairs 15,000
Judea Reform Congregation (Installment of Pledge) 3,333
Oak Park Temple (Assistant Rabbi Initiative) 5,000
New Israel Fund 15,000
Self Help Home Inc 6,667
Union for Reform Judaism 5,000
Mt. Zion Congregation 5,000
Oak Park Temple 10,000
American Friends of Jordan River Village Fdn. 1,500
The Forward 5,000
Cancer Research
Northwestern Memorial Foundation 100,000
Discretionary Grants
Forefront (Mission Sustainability Initiative) 10,000
Center for Speech and Language Disorders 5,000
Carolina Ballet 2,500
Wild Ones 2,000
Babson College (Fund for Babson) 10,000
Whitney Young Magnet HS (Chess Program) 2,000
University of Chicago Law School 200,000
American Bar Foundation 250
Chicago Chess Center NFP 500
Forefront (dues) 2,037.30
University of Chicago Law School 1,125.80
Bucknell University 10,000
Opportunity Knocks 15,000
Illinois Chess Association (Warren Junior Program) 3,000
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