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2017 Grant Awardees

CHIditarod XII was a great success thanks to everyone involved. The CHIditarod Foundation raised more than 25,000 pounds of food for those in need, in a heroic effort to fight hunger. Thanks to genero…Read more

Grant Report:: Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance


The Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance (GPCA), graciously thanked the CHIditarod Foundation for its support of their efforts to address the need for fresh produce in our local neighborhoods…Read more

Grant Report:: Experimental Station


Experimental Station is grateful to CHIditarod Foundation for the opportunity to carry out our Crockpot Project. All who participated deemed it a lot of fun and a great success!

The proje…Read more

Grant Reports: NeighborSpace Hermitage Street Community Garden

Hermitage Street Community Garden, Englewood, is one of the many places NeighborSpace has helped to create to encourage healthy eating and relieving food scarcity in Chicago. The CHIditarod grant of $…Read more

2017 Results

CHIditarod XII
March 4, 2017

18,404 Meals for the Hungry
 22,085 Pounds of Food Collected
$45,000 Raised to Fight Hunger in Chicago
Eight hundred women, men, astronauts, “school kids”, Ve…Read more