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IICF Midwest Charitable Focus Areas 

 Education:  We support organizations and programs that work to:

  • make sure high school students graduate ready for success in taking the next steps toward pursuing their career path (examples include post-secondary degree, trade school, apprenticeship program, etc.).
  • support or create high-quality early learning programs in the Midwest for at-risk children and young adults.

SafetyWe support organizations and programs that work to:

  • develop improved, longer-lasting solutions to end family homelessness
  • provide safe home and shelter programs for victims of domestic abuse and/or work to eradicate social conditions which contribute to violence against women and children
  • provide a safe and nurturing space for at-risk youth to help with violence prevention, equity and inclusion.

HealthWe support organizations and programs that:

  • improve or provide access to affordable healthy foods
  • work to end hunger
  • encourage and/or promote inclusive opportunities for physical activity in schools and communities
  • provide services to children battling a serious/life threatening illness, or intellectual, or developmental disorder.

The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation does not accept nor review unsolicited grant requests. Proposals are requested by invitation only through a Board Member affiliated company. Timelines for grant applications are announced each year. Please refer to your application invitation for the current deadline.


Midwest Grants



COVID-19 Crisis: IICF Children's Relief Fund grant presentation to Operation Food Search



Avenue of Life check presentation


RFC check presentation


MW Board and Nonprofits Grant Reception