Program areas

Since 1996, the Steans Family Foundation has helped to foster positive change in the community of North Lawndale through investment in a range human and community development programs. During 2007, the Foundation assessed its work and is reasserting commitment to its most vital and dynamic programs. To assist community progress for years to come, our focus will address these areas:

In addition, the Foundation also offers special opportunity grants including several capacity-building initiatives for individuals, groups and organizations in the North Lawndale community.