Together We Rise
Together We Rise unites partners across philanthropy, business, government, nonprofits and communities for an equitable and just economic recovery for the Chicago region.Learn More
How to Build an Equitable COVID Recovery for Chicago
Trust President and CEO Helene Gayle on confronting decades of systemic racism and inequities caused by COVID-19 in order to build a more equitable economy for the region.Read More
Shine Light On Society’s Inequitable Institutional Practices, Public PoliciesTrust President and CEO Helene Gayle on addressing the systems and policies that perpetuate inequity.
The growing wealth gap in our regionQuestions and answers about the racial wealth gap
Our commitment is service. Our ambition is a more vibrant region.Learn about us
The Chicago Community Trust was founded to provide caretaking of our region. We advise people on their individual philanthropy—guide them on their giving journey now and into the future. Whether interests are in their own neighborhood, within the region or across the country, we help devise the best way to provide unselfish love or care.