News and Updates
|Grant Workshop||Wednesday, November 3, 2021, 4:00 - 5:45 PM||Was held at the Barrington White House followed by a reception. |
Click here to review the Workshop Video and Slides
|Applications Open||Wednesday, December 1, 2021|
|Grant Applications Deadline||Friday, January 21, 2022|
|Grant Primary Interviews||February 2022||Primary Interviews|
|Grant Second Interviews||March 11 - 12, 2022||TBD|
|Grant Awards Breakfast||April 11, 2022||TBD|
The Application Process
Follow these 4 steps to create an account, complete your organization profile, and submit your grant application. You can download the create account/application instructions here: BACF Account-Profile-Apply
- Register to Create an account
- Log in and Create a Profile for your organization
- Read about the Grant type you are applying for and gather up all the necessary documents.
Pursuant to Illinois statute, all charitable 501(c)(3) organizations who solicit donations are required to file an annual report with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office.
With your application documents, we will request that you upload copies of your previous 2 annual reports.
If you have not filled this out before, you can print and fill it out, and label it as draft and with the date of submission on the top of the form. If you are less than 2 years old submit only the applicable years. Link to Illinois Charitable Organization Annual Report
- Complete the online application.
If you have any questions, please contact us.
Please Register and Login to Submit an Application
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