The Highland Park Community Foundation provides grants to support new and innovative programs as well as scholarships to cultural, educational and social service agencies serving the Highland Park/Highwood community.

If you are a new applicant or an organization which has previously applied but were not awarded a grant from the HPCF, please submit a one-page letter, stating the need, the target population and the cost of the service to be funded. The Board will not consider requests for endowments, capital projects or fundraising events; please note the target population served must be 51% Highland Park/Highwood residents to be considered.

Also, kindly enclose a copy of your 501(c)(3) certification, the name of the CEO and project contact of your organization.

You will be notified soon after receipt of your letter if you qualify to submit a grant proposal. Proposals are due on June 15th of the applying year.

Mail letter to:
Highland Park Community Foundation
P. O. Box 398
Highland Park, IL 60035
Email: info@hpcommunityfoundation.com