Exploring and Amplifying Critical Issues in the Great Lakes Region in Support of Program Goals
Myths and Facts About Gun Violence The toll gun violence takes on communities is preventable
Paths to Opportunity for Lower-Wage Workers and Their Employers
Our Schools Poll: Chicagoans Support Their Teachers
FEATURED NEWS: We Can’t Pass Up This Chance To End Violence Read Ellen Alberding's Op-Ed
Special Opportunities Program Staff
Gretchen Crosby Sims
The Special Opportunities Program gives the Foundation a measure of flexible funding with which to respond to important opportunities outside or across the Foundation’s core giving programs, or to develop new ideas and promote innovation in how the Foundation and its grantees operate.
Special Opportunities fund is used to explore or support:
Strategies high school counselors can use to help increase the number of high-achieving, low-income students who plan to attend selective colleges.
The following op-ed was published by the Chronicle of Philanthropy on September 22, 2013
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