COFI is immensely grateful for the continued support and collaboration of our funding partners. Their partnership makes it possible for COFI to continue training and lifting up hundreds of powerful parent leaders each year in Illinois and beyond. 

Current Funding Partners (as of 2024)

Albert Pick, Jr. Fund

Catholic Campaign for Human Development

Chicago Community Trust

Chicago Foundation for Women

Chicago Public Schools

City of Chicago – Head Start

Communities for Just Schools

Deaconess Foundation

Dignity in Schools Campaign Fund

Energy Foundation

Evanston Community Foundation

Grand Victoria Foundation

Greater Chicago Food Depository/Illinois No Kid Hungry

Human Impact Partners

Illinois Action for Children

Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation

Illinois Solar for All

Irving Harris Foundation

Julian Grace Foundation

Kane County Health Department

Michael Reese Health Trust

Paul M. Angell Foundation

Polk Bros. Foundation

Pritzker Family Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Schott Foundation for Public Education

Square One Foundation

Vivo Foundation

Wieboldt Foundation

Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis

Woods Fund of Chicago

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