Foundation support allows the Chicago Council on Global Affairs to pursue special study projects on issues of importance to Chicago, the Midwest, and the world. Grants made to the Council also help the organization fulfill its public educational mission. The Council is grateful to the following foundations for their recent grants which support Council programs, studies, and special initiatives. 

Carnegie Corporation of New York
Charles Koch Foundation
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Energy Foundation
Holthues Trust 
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Korea Foundation
Lumina Foundation
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust
Smith Richardson Foundation
Stuart Family Foundation
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
The Clinton Family Fund
The Frankel Family Foundation 
The Rockefeller Foundation