Junior League of Champaign-Urbana, Women building better communities

Community Assistance Fund

The goal of the Community Assistance Fund (CAF) is to respond to the financial needs of nonprofit organizations, specifically for programs and projects related to Junior League of Champaign-Urbana position statements.

Applications for the grants are accepted twice per year and awards are made in the fall and spring of each year. Since 1997, over $100,000 has been awarded to community groups and programs.  To view previous CAF Grant recipients, click here.


All Fall applications must be returned September 30, 2013. The Community Assistance Fund Committee will review the applications and each organization will be notified by October 31, 2013.

All Spring applications must be returned February 28, 2014. The Community Assistance Fund Committee will review applications and each organization will be notified by March 30, 2014.


If you have any questions, please contact Charlotte Miles via email at crmiles14@gmail.com.

Applications may be filled out online or may be downloaded and mailed to our office.

Junior League of Champaign-Urbana
3358 Big Pine Trail, Suite A
Champaign, IL  61822
Attn: Community Outreach & CAF Grants