2022 Grants (to date)

The Hunter Family Foundation does not accept unsolicited requests for funding. Submission of grant proposals is by invitation only.

Education

Bernie's Book Bank, $200,000

iMentor, $150,000

N. Lawndale College Prep, $150,000

Room to Read, $150,000

BuildOn, $100,000

MetroSquash, $100,000

Start Early, $50,000

Center for Childhood Resilience, $50,000

Colby-Sawyer College, $25,000

Ingenuity, $25,000

Parents as Teachers, $50,000

Reading Power, $30,000

Working in the Schools, $35,000

Illinois Action for Children, $25,000

North Chicago Community Partners, $35,000

Environment
Water Protection/Land Conservation

Chi-Cal Rivers Fund $100,000 

Rare  $70,000 

Alliance for the Great Lakes $70,000 

The Nature Conservancy $60,000 

Friends of the Chicago River $30,000 

Illinois Environmental Council $30,000 

Local Community Efforts

Lake Forest Open Lands Asc. $30,000 

Brushwood Ctr. @ Ryerson Woods $25,000 

Elawa Farm Foundation $10,000 

Garden Conservancy $10,000 

Other

Coming soon.

Healthcare

Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, $225,000

Erie Family Health Center, $125,000

Planned Parenthood of Illinois, $125,000

Kids First Health Care, $50,000

Sungate Kids (CARF), $35,000

CO Coalition for the Homeless $25,000

Hunger Task Force Wisconsin, $35,000

Northern Illinois Food Bank, $65,000

Greater Chicago Food Depository, $40,000

Lake Forest College, $25,000

Mano a Mano, $30,000

Meals on Wheels North East Illinois, $10,000

Workforce

College of Lake County, $150,000

North Lawndale Employment Network, $75,000

Bridges to Prosperity, $50,000

Lake County Partners, $50,000

YouthBuild Lake County, $25,000