Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=231466
Story Retrieval Date: 4/17/2015 11:13:30 AM CST
The Chicago Community Trust is taking applications for the SMART Growth Grant Program that helps Chicago arts organizations get on their feet. The $1 million pool will be divided into grants ranging from $15,000 to $50,000. Chicago Jazz Philharmonic founders, in their fourth year of the grant program, discuss how investments in grassroots organizations benefit Chicago as a whole.