How to Apply

Impact Fund application process

United Way of Metro Chicago runs a competitive application process supporting high-quality programs that serve individuals and families in our geographic footprint. Agencies selected for funding align precisely with our focus areas, present evidence-based models for service delivery, demonstrate effectiveness with data-rich results and utilize United Way’s measurement framework.

2022 Application Process

United Way is still determining its guidelines and strategic priorities for funding in 2022. More information will be available in fall 2021, and will be automatically shared with our list serve.

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