Cornerstone provides shelter for homeless families and individuals in Chicago. Our programs are funded in part by the City of Chicago, and we need to raise funds to match those grants. Our annual matching need is approximately $500,000.00.
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Our organization is a(n):
Non Profit, 501c3, Homelss Shelter Provider
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Cornerstone provides Interim Shelter for homeless families and individuals in Chicago. When an individual stays at Cornerstone, they receive individualized case management, basic needs, and connection to a vast array of supportive services and clinical or mental health services as needed. Each night there are 330 people that stay at Cornerstone, ranging from single men or women to any type of familiy.
Cornerstone is funded in part by City funding, individual donations, and a small amount of grants.
We have previously applied for a grant(s).
We have previously received $80,000 in grant funds.
We have a copy of our previously written grant application(s).
Cornerstone has received many grants over the years, that it would be cumbersome to list them all. But an annual average would be approximately $80,000 in non-government grants.
We do not have a fundraising packet.
We have an agency mission statement: Addressing Homelessness, Providing Shelter, Accepting People, Finding Home.