2020 grantees

Each year women join Impact Grants Chicago to collectively fund $100,000 Impact Grants to Chicago nonprofits that are dedicated to addressing the challenges facing our city. In 2020, we awarded four Impact Grants of $100,000 and four $30,000 Merit Grants.

$100,000 Impact Grant Award Recipients

Connections for Abused Women and their Children’s mission is to “empower adults and their children with the skills they need to live a life that is free of fear and move forward on their healing journey.”

El Hogar del Niño’s mission is “to light the path for children and their families to reach their fullest potential in nurturing, culturally aware learning environments.”

I Grow Chicago's mission is “to grow Englewood from surviving to thriving through community connection, skill building, and opportunity.”

Lakeview Pantry’s mission is “to eliminate hunger and poverty in our community by providing food to fill the basic need of hungry people; empowering our clients to gain independence through innovative social service programs; and raising awareness of hunger and poverty and working towards solutions to eliminate them.”

$30,000 Merit Grant Award Recipients