• "Chicken Boy on Rooster Bike" is from West Town Bikes, a Member since 2010. They promote bicycling in Chicago and educate youth with a focus on under-served populations.

  • Breakthrough, which first became a Member in 1999, partners with those affected by poverty to build connections, develop skills. and open doors of opportunity.

  • Students from The People's Music School, a new Member, entertained at our March Member Breakfast.

  • The Children's Clinic, a Member since 2010, provides medical, dental, and social services to children whose families can't afford private health care.

  • Members, we need your help in organizing tables for the Chicago Community Trust's 2015 On the Table initiative. Get details here.

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Apr
21

At this free orientation, you'll receive a tutorial on using prospecting databases and an overview of the Library's reference collection.

Apr
21

This webinar is part of Nonprofit Finance Fund's Spring 2015 Webinar Series: Unpacking the Nonprofit Manager's Toolbox. Donors Forum Members get a discount.

Apr
23

Learn how others are using GIFTS as a tool to map work flow for themselves as well as their foundation colleagues, including using the BluePrint module.

This session will also address the challenge of making GIFTS work for multiple users with varying needs.

Apr
28

Join grantmaker and practitioner colleagues to explore how truly tolerant we are, as a sector, when it comes to risk.

Apr
28

At this free orientation, you'll receive a tutorial on using the Foundation Center's research database, Foundation Directory Online, to identify grantmakers for your nonprofit.

Apr
28

This webinar is part of Nonprofit Finance Fund's Spring 2015 Webinar Series: Unpacking the Nonprofit Manager's Toolbox. NFF's six-part webinar sequence for nonprofit managers can be taken as a curriculum or individually to address specific business challenges. Donors Forum Members get a discount.