- Client applications open late spring.
- From June to August, Compass interviews the Executive Director and Board Chair of all applicants that meet the basic criteria.
- Compass announces clients in mid-August.
- Project Leaders begin working with clients in September. Teams will be formed, trained, and working by late October, with projects completed before June.
If you would like to be added to our email list to receive updates about next year’s application, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org.
2020-21 Eligibility Requirements
- 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations
- Mission that benefits Chicago
- Minimum budget of $500,000
- Active Board of Directors
We do not accept clients that promote specific religious or political beliefs.