The Evanston Community Foundationwas established in 1986 under the auspices of the Evanston United Way. As envisioned by its founders, the Foundation would be a new source of funding for the Evanston community, providing grants for emerging organizations, seed money for new projects, and support for creative ideas and initiatives for the good of the community.
The community foundations in the southwest region of Lake Michigan include: Evanston Community Foundation (Illinois), Legacy Foundation (Indiana), ... Bill Higbie, with the Porter County Community...more
Sara Schastok, former head of Evanston Community Foundation, says giving in Evanston isn't a zero sum game -- that ELHG won't detract from othr fundraising efforts. Mark Igleski, architect, says its...more
The mentoring program at ETHS was launched with help from the Evanston Community Foundation and the Evanston Chamber of Commerce to teach students marketable skills and help them secure well-paying...more
Evanston Community Foundation board chair Diana Cohen attended the event after learning of work the Crime Lab has done with other organizations. She said the community needs to come together to find...more
The Evanston Community Foundation hired Rebecca Parmet as the foundation's new development officer, according to a Monday news release. Parmet previously worked at The Rotary Foundation, where she...more
The Evanston Community Foundation has announced the hiring of Rebecca Parmet as its new development officer. Parmet previously worked at The Rotary Foundation where she most recently served on the...more