Duly Health and Care’s Charitable Fund invests in solutions that improve the health of our communities. Together with our nonprofit partners, we collaborate to address the social needs and risk factors that impact health beyond our clinic doors.
Founded in 2010, the Charitable Fund has granted almost $5 million to support nonprofit partners with a focus on food security, affordable housing and support services, and access to healthcare and community wellness.
With the help of our donors, the Charitable Fund granted a total of $476,500 in 2022 to 70 nonprofit organizations located across our service areas.
This includes the 48 Community Grants Program grantees listed below as well as 22 nonprofit organizations nominated by physicians and team members through the Your Cause Grant Program.
Over the past ten years, the Charitable Fund has given
Generous contributions from physicians, team members, community members and business partners are the lifeblood of the Charitable Fund. Duly Health and Care covers the administrative costs of running the Charitable Fund so that donations can go directly to nonprofits serving our community.
Our History and Structure
Founded in 2010, the Charitable Fund was established by Duly Health and Care physicians in partnership with DuPage Foundation to provide a coordinated approach of obtaining contributions and giving.
The Charitable Fund operates as a Donor-Advised Fund (DAF) of DuPage Foundation. As DuPage County’s philanthropic leader, DuPage Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit. The Duly Health and Care Charitable Fund is proud to partner with DuPage Foundation to facilitate its giving and grantmaking.
The Charitable Fund is governed by an Advisory Board comprised of physicians, team members, and community members. The Advisory Board meets regularly to review applications and provide grant recommendations.
Interested in Applying for Funding?
Prospective grantees must receive an invitation to apply for funding. To determine eligibility, organizations may send basic information about their programs to the Charitable Fund at firstname.lastname@example.org. If the program aligns with our funding priorities and immediate grantmaking goals, we will follow up with you. For more details, see DuPage Foundation’s website.
Community Grants Program: 2022 Grantees
360 Youth Services
Bridge Communities, Inc.
Candor Health Education
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet
Crisis Center for South Suburbia
DuPage Habitat for Humanity
DuPage Health Coalition
DuPage Senior Citizens Council
Easterseals DuPage & Fox Valley
Easterseals Joliet Region
Greater Family Health
Hope’s Front Door
Inside Out Club DuPage
Kids Above All
Little City Foundation
Loaves & Fishes Community Services
Metropolitan Family Services DuPage
NAMI Will Grundy
Northeast DuPage Family and Youth Services
Northern Illinois Food Bank
People’s Resource Center
Pillars Community Health
Senior Home Sharing, Inc.
Teen Parent Connection
The Bridge Teen Center
The Cancer Support Center
The GardenWorks Project
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation
VNA Health Care
West Suburban Community Pantry
Western DuPage Special Recreation Association
Will-Grundy Medical Clinic
World Relief Chicagoland