The Alvin H. Baum Family Fund is engaged with partners in the Chicagoland area to support nonprofits and community organizations. Below is resource information for a number of our partners:

Chicago Furniture Bank

The Chicago Furniture Bank collects donations of gently used furniture and household goods and distributes them to families and individuals transitioning into supportive housing. Together with their partner organizations, the Furniture Bank helps Chicagoans in need by providing complete furnishing packages that turn empty spaces into comfortable homes.

To learn more, including how to donate or partner, visit their website:

Designs For Dignity

Designs For Dignity is accepting Impact Grant Applications for projects in the greater Chicago area. Designs For Dignity has a rolling application cycle with applications reviewed quarterly. Site visits are determined by the D4D Impact Grant Committee.

To learn more and apply for a grant, visit their website:

Partnership for Safe and Peaceful Communities

The Alvin H. Baum Family Fund is a member of the Partnership for Safe and Peaceful Communities, a coalition of philanthropic organizations committed to reducing gun violence in Chicago in collaboration with community, public, and private sector leaders.

To learn more, visit their website: