Statement on the Death of Mr. George Floyd

We at the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation are deeply heartbroken and angered over the senseless death of Mr. George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis, Minnesota police officer that has sparked nationwide outrage. Read more…

COVID-19 Community Resources

Mobilizing Resources to Support Our Community

A letter from our President & CEO

The COVID-19 global pandemic has changed our lives dramatically and given rise to uncertainties that weigh heavily on each of us. As the loosening of some restrictions opens a path forward, we continue to seek direction in a world of unknowns. Read more…

COVID-19 Nonprofit Support

downloadLearn more about our grants

National Council for Nonprofits
Includes information about business continuity and recovery plans; taking care of organization’s finances; taking care of yourselves, stress and coping; working remotely, etc.

Information includes developing a continuing operation plan; list of COVID-19 Rapid Response Funds, etc.

Arts for Illinois
Specific relief for arts and culture organizations

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Our COVID-19 Precautions

The health, safety and well-being of Oak Park, River Forest and our neighboring communities is our highest priority.
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