OakParkApartments.com’s 25th anniversary charity contest goes live April 1st. Below are the mission statements of 5 of the Charities on the list. Tomorrow and Wednesday we will feature more of the charities that will be a part of the contest. Remember, just because your charity may not be on our list you are still able to vote for another charity of your choice – just write it in when you vote!
Animal Care League: Nonprofit organization serving Oak Park. Finding homes for stray and abandoned cats and dogs and providing humane education programs.
Collaboration for Early Childhood Care and Education: At the Collaboration for Early Childhood Care & Education, we provide the resources and connections vital to every child’s opportunity for success in learning and in life. Work with us to create a bright future for our community.
Community Chest of Oak Park and River Forest: From educational achievement to healthcare access to affordable housing to financial stability to crisis support United Way continues to find the best solutions to meet our community’s greatest needs.
Farther Foundation: Farther Foundation partners with schools and community organizations to identify students who demonstrate commitment to success through academic achievement, participation in support programs and a willingness to take a bold step beyond the familiar. We provide opportunities for students to travel worldwide and interact with individuals who have diverse backgrounds and experiences. They participate in programs which enable them to become immersed in new cultures and experiences, learn and develop skills, provide service, cultivate leadership potential and attain personal growth.
Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust: Their mission is to engage, educate and inspire the public through architecture, design and the legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright, and to preserve the Trust’s historic sites and collections.