YMCA of the USA


The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose and each other.



Illinois Public Health Institute mobilizes stakeholders, catalyzes partnerships and leads action to improve public health systems to maximize health, health equity and quality of life for people in communities.



The ACT Now Coalition works towards ensuring that young people in Illinois have access to quality, affordable afterschool and youth development programs.

Start to Finish


S2F's mission is to promote the activities, funding and research that guide youth through school and into young adulthood with the skills, education and agency to build exceptional lives.

IL Human Service


Our sector faces enormous challenges that continue to erode human services, from ongoing funding shortages to reduced resources. Yet the demand for human services is greater than ever.




Forefront is Illinois’ statewide association representing both grantmakers and nonprofits, as well as their advisors and allies.