Recent gifts July 1, 2015–current

CRF could not accomplish our work without support from our funders. Grants, social investments, and individual donations further our mission to improve the lives of disadvantaged people and strengthen distressed communities through innovative finance. We thank the following foundations, corporations, and individuals for their recent generosity in support of CRF’s goal to improve lives where help is needed most.


                      Social Investments

$2 million +                                   

CDFI Fund Financial Assistance Award                  

$100,000 - $499,999

The Kresge Foundation
The Ford Foundation

$50,000 - $99,999

Synchrony Financial

$10,000 - $49,999

Ameriprise Financial
Ally Bank
Flagstar Bank
FirstMerit Bank
Huntington Bank

$1,000 - $9,999

Frank Altman
Al Bathrick
Anonymous Donor
Keith Rachey
Jennifer Anderson
Dan Komarek
Chris Kumsher

$500 - $999

Brian and Jean Burke
Karl Egge 
Gary Holmquist
Dawn Johnson
Ruth Lotsof
Dan Spiller
Brandon Rule
Michelle Page
Anonymous Donor

                      $2.5 million +

                        Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
                        Calvert Foundation


                        Hinsdale Bank and Trust
                        Homestar Bank

                       $50,000 - $99,999

                        Sarah C. Lovell Trust