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Women's Fund Success Grants

Surprisingly, less than five percent of charitable contributions go towards funding women’s programs. Since 1993, the Women’s Fund of the Community Foundation of Central Illinois has been working to change the lives of women and children in central Illinois. The Women's Fund endowment strengthens families and communities by providing grants to organizations whose programs help empower women and girls.

Today, the Women's Fund endowment has reached a monumental milestone with over $500,000 in its edownment and has granted more than $350,000 to benefit programs focusing on women and girls. The Women’s Fund continues to bring women’s issues to the forefront in Central Illinois.

Women's Fund Success Grant Application

Applications due by September 5, 2018 by midnight.

Please note, if the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, applications will be accepted the next business day by midnight.

To Apply - Click Here (application opens July 1, 2018).

2016-2017 Women's Fund Success Grant Evaluation

Click here to complete an evaluation form.

2015-2016 Women's Fund Success Grant Evaluation

Click here to complete an evaluation form.

Past Women's Fund Success Grants

The Community Foundation of Central Illinois is confirmed in
compliance with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations

Community Foundation National Standards

Employment Opportunity

CFCI Administrative Assistant

Application Deadline: November 27, 2017