The Nonprofit Ecosystem in Chicago

Chicago is home to 18k nonprofit organizations. In aggregate, these organizations account for $59b in revenue and employ 312k individuals.

How Large Are Chicago, IL Nonprofits?

Organizations By Employee Count

520

1-5

297

6-10

357

11-25

240

26-50

170

51-100

159

101-250

147

250-1000

46

1000+

Employee Count Buckets

Number of Organizations

Organizations By Revenue Level

1.7k

$50k-250k

1.5k

$250k-1M

1.2k

$1M-5M

284

$5M-10M

221

$10M-25M

160

$25M-100M

76

$100M+

Org Revenue Buckets

Number of Organizations

Where Do Chicago, IL Nonprofits Focus?

The IRS classifies nonprofits along 25 different categories or NTEE classifications.

*Remaining NTEE categories account for 0 organizations.

Explore Nonprofits in Chicago, IL

Plumbers Welfare Fund-130 U A

Chicago, IL

Assets: $176m

Revenue: $73m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to provide for the payment of life, sick, accident, or other benefits to the voluntary members of associations or their dependents or designated beneficiaries. This code is used exclusively for organizations exempt from federal taxes under 501(c)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Pmml North Inc

Chicago, IL

Assets: $175m

Revenue: $175m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to acquire, preserve, research and exhibit collections of objects including documents, tools, implements and furnishings that have significance in helping to interpret or understand the past.

Pritzker Family Philanthropic Fund

Chicago, IL

Assets: $174m

Revenue: $19m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to administer centralized fundraising efforts and then in turn distribute the contributed funds to several nonprofit agencies. United Way and community chests or funds, the United Jewish Appeal and other religious appeals are examples of federated giving programs. (rev. 1/05)

Greater Chicago Food Depository

Chicago, IL

Assets: $173m

Revenue: $206m

MISSION:

PROVIDE FOOD FOR HUNGRY PEOPLE WHILE STRIVING TO END HUNGER IN OUR COMMUNITY.

National Council Of Young Mens Christian Assns Of The Usa

Chicago, IL

Assets: $172m

Revenue: $118m

MISSION:

YMCA OF THE USA (Y-USA) IS THE NATIONAL RESOURCE OFFICE FOR THE NATION'S 2,600 YS, WHICH STRENGTHEN COMMUNITY BY NURTURING THE POTENTIAL OF KIDS, PROMOTING HEALTHY LIVING FOR ALL, AND FOSTERING SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY.

The Walsh Foundation

Chicago, IL

Assets: $172m

Revenue: $7m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the private foundations that make grants based on charitable endowments. Because of their endowments, they are focused primarily on grantmaking and generally do not actively raise funds or seek public financial support. These are the most common type of private foundation. They are generally endowed, usually from a single individual or family. Private foundations are considered family foundations if relatives or the original donor are still active on the board of trustees or in the operation of the foundation.

Illinois Insurance Guaranty Fund

Chicago, IL

Assets: $163m

Revenue: $28m

MISSION:

PROTECT POLICYHOLDERS OF PROPERTY AND CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANIES DOING BUSINESS IN ILLINOIS AGAINST LOSS IN THE EVENT OF INSOLVENCY OF THE INSURANCE COMPANY.

United States Soccer Federation Inc

Chicago, IL

Assets: $162m

Revenue: $138m

MISSION:

TO PROMOTE AND GOVERN SOCCER IN THE UNITED STATES IN ORDER TO MAKE IT THE PREEMINENT SPORT.

National Futures Association

Chicago, IL

Assets: $161m

Revenue: $121m

MISSION:

NFA IS A SELF-REGULATORY MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION FORMED TO MONITOR AND MAINTAIN THE INTEGRITY OF THE DERIVATIVES TRADING INDUSTRY.

Tr 120 S Lasalle Corp

Chicago, IL

Assets: $160m

Revenue: $4m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the organizations whose members are in the real estate business who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting the interests of their trade.

Wisconsin Energy Corporation Union Retiree Medical Benefits Trust

Chicago, IL

Assets: $159m

Revenue: $9m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to provide for the payment of life, sick, accident, or other benefits to the voluntary members of associations or their dependents or designated beneficiaries. This code is used exclusively for organizations exempt from federal taxes under 501(c)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code.

American Bar Endowment

Chicago, IL

Assets: $158m

Revenue: $14m

MISSION:

THE CORPORATION'S PURPOSES ARE TO ADVANCE LEGAL STUDY AND RESEARCH TO PROMOTE THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE AND UNIFORMITY OF JUDICIAL DECISION THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES.

Peoples Support Foundation Limited

Chicago, IL

Assets: $156m

Revenue: $5m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the nongovernmental, nonprofit organizations with funds (usually from a single source, such as an individual, family or corporation) and programs managed by its own trustees or directors, established to maintain or aid social, educational, religious or other charitable activities serving the common welfare, primarily through grantmaking.

Holy Cross Hospital

Chicago, IL

Assets: $153m

Revenue: $118m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to operate health care facilities that are licensed to operate twenty-four hours per day and offer diagnostic and treatment services as well as emergency and critical care services for people who have illnesses or injuries which require immediate, short-term intervention.

Tr Royal Palm Corp

Chicago, IL

Assets: $152m

Revenue: $4m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization are the organizations whose members are in the real estate business who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting the interests of their trade.

Seiu Local 1 & Participating Employers Health Trust

Chicago, IL

Assets: $150m

Revenue: $137m

MISSION:

TO PROVIDE HEALTH CARE BENEFITS TO COVERED MEMBERS OF SEIU LOCAL 1 AND THEIR ELIGIBLE DEPENDENTS ESTABLISHED BY A COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT.

Admiral At The Lake

Chicago, IL

Assets: $147m

Revenue: $22m

MISSION:

TO PROVIDE A QUALITY ENVIRONMENT FOR SENIORS THAT SUPPORTS PERSONAL INDEPENDENCE AND WELLNESS.

Latin School Of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Assets: $144m

Revenue: $49m

MISSION:

AN INDEPENDENT CO-ED JUNIOR KINDERGARTEN-12TH GRADE DAY SCHOOL.

Dominion Resources Inc Ohio Unions Welfare Trust

Chicago, IL

Assets: $143m

Revenue: $8m

MISSION:

The goal of this organization is to provide for the payment of life, sick, accident, or other benefits to the voluntary members of associations or their dependents or designated beneficiaries. This code is used exclusively for organizations exempt from federal taxes under 501(c)(9) of the Internal Revenue Code.

American Property Casualty Insurance Association

Chicago, IL

Assets: $142m

Revenue: $58m

MISSION:

APCIA PROMOTES AND PROTECTS THE VIABILITY OF A COMPETITIVE PRIVATE INSURANCE MARKET FOR THE BENEFIT OF CONSUMERS AND INSURERS.