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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.

Web Address

www.evcommfdn.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @EvanstonForever

Recent News from Evanston Community Foundation


Northwestern University Dance Marathon names Little Heroes League as 2023 primary beneficiary
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

The Evanston Community Foundation, which funds local grants, will be NUDM's secondary beneficiary for the 26th consecutive...more

C&W Foundation pantry to bring food to those who need it most - Evanston RoundTable
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

Behind Weaver is Larry Singer, board chair, Evanston Community Foundation. Credit: Wendi Kromash. Clarence Weaver, founder and owner of C&W...more

Evanston's Umbrella Arts Festival celebrates local Asian, South Asian, Pacific Island ...
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

Gallery, Evanston Made, Link Physical Therapy, Commissioner Josina Morita, Evanston Lighthouse Rotary Club, Evanston Community Foundation...more

Nonprofit to donate $20,000 worth of repairs to some reparations recipients - Evanston RoundTable
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

“We are thrilled to have received a grant for $20,000 from the Evanston Community Foundation. And the purpose of that grant is to extend the...more

Letter to the editor: Community must play a role in city manager search - Evanston RoundTable
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

... and department heads including police chief, Northwestern University president, Evanston Community Foundation president, and...more

Evanston Latinos forms to promote equity and inclusion for community - The Daily Northwestern
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

The group has recently received two grants, one of which is through the Evanston Community Foundation. It will establish a racial healing...more

Hundreds 'walk for warmth' - Evanston Now
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

Anderson, who heads the Evanston Community Foundation, also said that while Dr. King fought for the civil rights of Black...more

Walk for Warmth: Over 500 march to raise awareness of homelessness in Evanston ...
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

Mayor Daniel Biss, Evanston Community Foundation President Sol Anderson and the Rev. Dr. Michael Nabors, president of the Evanston chapter of...more

Evanston hospitals report increasing numbers of COVID-19 patients as omicron grips the community
Foundation: Evanston Community Foundation

City Manager finalists introduced at virtual town hall Jan. 9 · Unlocking the power with Evanston Community Foundation CEO Sol...more

Latest news from Evanston: Your Tuesday digest
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Sol Anderson, CEO of the Evanston Community Foundation (ECF photo). The RoundTable recently sat down with Sol Anderson, the new CEO of...more



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A Toronto-based organization, Youth Social Innovation (YSI), has recently announced two investments that involve Growth Mosaic and MENTORnetwork. The two companies will each receive a $10,000 loan.




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