Foundation / Corporation
North Park University - Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management
12/04/19 11:59 PM CST
Award valued at over $30,000 to an Illinois nonprofit organization for quality programs or services that benefit the residents of Chicago and the surrounding communities. Eligible regions include the following counties: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will. This award aims to strengthen the capacity of the winning organization to improve services and efficiency.
The Excellent Emerging Organization Award was created to honor up-and-coming organizations whose strength is apparent—even in the early stages of existence. We are looking for organizations that display sound management practices as well as innovation in programming and leadership capabilities. We respect that, as an emerging organization, you may not have all the policies and procedures in place, but demonstrating a commitment to excellence and learning is critical.
The quality and completeness of the application is essential as it will serve as the primary basis for assessment. The quality of how the organization expresses its story is critical in the Foundation's decision.
GrantWatch ID#: 132119
The selected nonprofit will receive a capacity-building package valued at over $25,000 and a $5,000 cash award. After an initial in-depth organizational assessment by the Executive Service Corps, a capacity building package will be customized to best meet the winning organization’s needs.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
USA: Illinois: Chicago area including Cook, DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will Counties
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