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The Joyce Foundation

The Joyce Foundation is a nonpartisan private foundation that invests in public policies and strategies to advance racial equity and economic mobility for the next generation in the Great Lakes region. It supports policy research, development, and advocacy in five areas: Education & Economic Mobility, Environment, Gun Violence Prevention & Justice Reform, Democracy, and Culture. Joyce focuses its grant-making in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin, and partners with funders to explore promising policy solutions in other states or at the federal level. The Joyce Foundation has budgeted 2020 charitable distributions of $52 million on assets of $1.1 billion.


Current opportunities from this funder:

Grant Opportunities

The Joyce Foundation accepts grant inquiries online throughout the year. Proposals are considered at meetings of the Foundation’s Board of Directors in April, July, and December. Applicants are strongly encouraged to...

The Joyce Foundation

Funder address

321 NORTH CLARK STREET CHICAGO, IL 60654
Funder type

Foundation

Areas of focus

Business/Economy
Equity/Inclusion
General Funding
Underrepresented Community(ies)