our mission and values

our mission and values

Impact Grants Chicago connects, engages and inspires women to improve our community by collectively funding $100,000 grants to Chicago nonprofits that are dedicated to addressing the challenges facing our city.



We value...

  • connecting women for collective impact.
  • offering our members an efficient and trusted philanthropic process.
  • the flexibility of engagement in our process.
  • every woman having an equal voice in choosing our grantees.
  • the integrity, commitment and collective knowledge of our members.
  • providing our members the opportunity to gain firsthand knowledge of Chicago nonprofits.
  • our role in raising the profiles of Chicago nonprofits.