reach and impact
A great way to get to know us and the value of what we do is to read about our work. We've helped organizations transform themselves, responded to bring new experiences to Evanston through collaboration, and granted more than $12 million to over 175 organizations.
Connections for the Homeless works to end homelessness one person at a time. The challenge is great with more than 1,000 Evanston residents without permanent housing on a daily basis. Read more
“Hey, that girl looks like me!” Those are words that Krenice Roseman and Derrick Ramsey love to hear. Read more
The Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse has a dual mission working to reduce waste in landfill and providing workforce training. Read more
“Taking Leadership Evanston allowed me the courage to pursue new challenges and build skills that apply in whatever I choose to do.” Read more
The local organization Books & Breakfast extended its reach through participation in the three-year root2fruit program. Read more