Contributions to the We Rise Together Fund support investment in real estate development, Black and Latinx-owned businesses, and workforce development in Chicago’s Black and Latinx neighborhoods. Your gift supports thriving local economies for a stronger Chicago.

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Amount Committed To Date:

$50 Million


  • Amazon
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Bank of America
  • Bluhm Family Charitable Trust
  • The Chicago Community Trust
  • The Community Focus Fund at The Chicago Community Foundation
  • Crankstart
  • Crown Family Philanthropies
  • Joyce Foundation
  • John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Mars Wrigley Foundation
  • Pepsico
  • Pritzker Traubert Foundation
  • John & Kathleen Schreiber
  • Steans Family Foundation
  • Lucy & Peter Ascoli
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • The Coleman Foundation
  • Frechette Family Foundation
  • Lavin Family Supporting Foundation
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Northern Trust Company
  • Target Corporation
  • Albertsons Companies Foundation/Jewel-Osco
  • Alta Futures
  • Anonymous (2)
  • The Canning Foundation
  • Catherine and John Estey
  • Nancy Frankenberry
  • Glasser and Rosenthal Family Foundation
  • Horizon Therapeutics
  • Loop Capital
  • Elinor and Maynard Marks Family
  • Polk Bros. Foundation
  • Peter and Alicia Pond
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Wendy Roseth
  • The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation

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