Engaging Chicago. Reaching the World.

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We are a nonprofit center in the heart of Chicago connecting globally active nonprofits, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, and business community partners to create a healthier and more equitable world.

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Members and Partners

Americas Media InitiativeAmericas Media Initiative
Apna GharApna Ghar
Art Works ProjectsArt Works Projects
Bayville Inc.Bayville Inc.
Chicago Community TrustChicago Community Trust
Chicago Council on Global AffairsChicago Council on Global Affairs
Chicago Fair TradeChicago Fair Trade
Chicago Refugee CoalitionChicago Refugee Coalition
Children's Place InternationalChildren's Place International
Civic Infrastructure CollaborativeCivic Infrastructure Collaborative
El Fuego del SolEl Fuego del Sol
Ensemble MediaEnsemble Media
Four Corners Global Consulting GroupFour Corners Global Consulting Group
Girls Supporting GirlsGirls Supporting Girls
Global Alliance for AfricaGlobal Alliance for Africa
Goldin InstituteGoldin Institute
Heartland Alliance InternationalHeartland Alliance International
Heifer InternationalHeifer International
India Development ServiceIndia Development Service
J F Helzner ConsultingJ F Helzner Consulting
Lake Tanganyika Floating Health ClinicLake Tanganyika Floating Health Clinic
Lynne J. Davidson, LLCLynne J. Davidson, LLC
MacArthur FoundationMacArthur Foundation
Milaan FoundationMilaan Foundation
New Life for HaitiNew Life for Haiti
Northern Illinois University Center for Nonprofit and NGO StudiesNorthern Illinois University Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies
Northwestern University- Buffett Institute for Global Affairs Northwestern University- Buffett Institute for Global Affairs
ProCFO PartnersProCFO Partners
Soondra FoundationSoondra Foundation
Unlocking CommunitiesUnlocking Communities
Voices and Faces ProjectVoices and Faces Project
Women's Global Education ProjectWomen's Global Education Project
World Bicycle ReliefWorld Bicycle Relief
World ChicagoWorld Chicago
World Wildlife FundWorld Wildlife Fund
Worldview SolutionsWorldview Solutions