Mission & History
A community of leaders.
Chicago African Americans in Philanthropy promotes dialogue between philanthropic and nonprofit organizations, advocates for equitable and effective philanthropy in African American communities, and builds infrastructure for equitable leadership in the social sector.
Chicago African American in Philanthropy is proud to work alongside others who are advancing equity and opportunity for communities of color. Our partners include African American Legacy Initiative (AAL), Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Philanthropy (AAPIP), Association for Black Foundation Executives (ABFE), Chicago Latinos in Philanthropy (CLIP), and Forefront.