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New Prospect Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-28

At A Glance

New Prospect Foundation

1603 Orrington Ave., Ste. 1275

Evanston, IL United States 60201-5026

Telephone: (847) 328-2288

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $67,756

Total giving: $1,140,024






Established in 1969 in IL

Purpose and Activities

Support for advocacy directed toward the improvement of housing, employment, welfare, and the economic viability of urban and inner-city neighborhoods. Funding priority given to organizations with modest budgets that may not qualify for traditional sources of financial assistance; also supports efforts undertaken in the public interest through legal services. Additional areas of interest include human and civil rights, and Chicago, IL, public school reform.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Community and economic development
  • Economic development
  • Employment
  • Foundations
  • Health
  • Hospital care
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • International development
  • International relations
  • Legal services
  • Nonprofits
  • Philanthropy
  • Reproductive rights
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Public charities
  • Supporting organizations (general)

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $67,756 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,110,000

Expenditures: $1,159,320

Total giving: $1,140,024

Qualifying distributions: $1,153,557