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Steans Family Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

The foundation's mission is to focus its grantmaking and programs in North Lawndale, IL, a revitalizing neighborhood on Chicago, IL's, west side, and working in partnership with local residents and institutions to build and enhance the North Lawndale community. Giving primarily for education, birth-college access, including early childhood and school-based funding.


Established in 1986 in IL - Founded by the Steans family - Harrison, Lois, and their three daughters, Heather, Jennifer, and Robin. Heather Steans is a member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 7th district.


Steans Family Foundation

Family foundation




50 E. Washington St., Ste. 410 Chicago, IL United States 60602

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