The Woods Fund Chicago Power of Community Award

The Woods Fund Chicago Power of Community Award recognizes an organizing campaign that has achieved and sustained a victory that measurably improves the vitality of a community and/or positively affects the quality of life of a group of people. Read more about the award »

The Campaign for a Welcoming Illinois for the Trust Act, a 2018 Power of Community Award winner


Please include details on the nature of the victory (legislation passed, funding allocated due to advocacy, change in public or private sector process or decision etc.); and the timeline of the organizing campaign.
Please include details about key activities and/or milestones.


Up to 5 supporting materials or a video link can be included but are not required.
Only image files (.png, .jpg, etc.) and PDFs are accepted. Files must be a maximum of 5MB in size.
Link to a video hosted on a video-sharing service like Dropbox or YouTube.