expanding capacity,developing leaders for a stronger Evanston
A strong community needs strong organizations and inspired leaders, committed volunteers and engaged citizens.
Tracy Alden, Evanston Fourth of July Association, and Helen Gagel, North Shore Village, two recent ENDOW Now grantees
The Foundation works to strengthen nonprofits and equip their leaders for future challenges. Our programs broaden and deepen community knowledge, setting the stage for effective civic engagement and helping citizens make a difference.
Nonprofit board members and staff know the importance of establishing stable, predictable sources of income. Like personal savings, an organizational endowment fund at ECF can provide your organization with a reliable source of additional income each year.