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A. Montgomery Ward Foundation

Proposal due April 15; October 15
Program type Arts, Culture, & Humanities; Education
Area served IL
Restrictions Chicago & Surrounding Communities
Grant history

Mission

The A. Montgomery Ward Foundation was established by his daughter, Marjorie Montgomery Ward Baker, in 1959 to support and strengthen charitable institutions that provide quality educational and cultural programming for the current and future residents of Chicago, Illinois, and its surrounding communities.

Guidelines

The A. Montgomery Ward Foundation has biannual deadlines of April 15 and October 15. Grant decisions for the April 15 deadline will be made by June 30. Grant decisions for the October 15 deadline will be made by December 31.

The majority of grants from the Montgomery Ward Foundation are 1 year in duration.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ilgrantmaking@ustrust.com

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Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.

Bank contact

To discuss the application process or for questions about this foundation, contact us:

ilgrantmaking@ustrust.com

Please indicate the foundation name in the email subject line.

Detailed foundation contact information can be found in the Procedures.