Welcome to Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

Our Mission

We connect people who care with causes that matter.

Explore our website and let us know how we can help you fulfill your charitable goals. Illinois Prairie Community Foundation provides a simple and powerful approach to charitable giving. We make it possible for individuals, families and organizations to custom-design their own named funds and/or support existing funds that reflect their charitable goals and interests. (Download Our Brochure)


  • Illinois Prairie Community Foundation is accepting nominations for its 2014 Philanthropist of the Year to be recognized at the annual Celebrating Local Philanthropy Luncheon on November 18, 2014. If you know an individual, couple or family who exemplify the principle of giving back to their community, please click here to view criteria and download the nomination form. Deadline for nominations is 5:00 pm on July 31, 2014.
  • Illinois Prairie Community Foundation’s 2013 Annual Report may be viewed by clicking here.
  • To visit the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) page on our site, please see the side menu or click here.

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