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Each year, the Woman’s Club of Evanston invites local not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organizations to submit grant applications for programs in Evanston and the surrounding communities that invest in women and girls, helping them to thrive and reach their full potential. Grants typically range from $500 to $5,000. Applicants must describe how their project fits within the focus area; information about how to can apply is available at or

The application deadline is 5 p.m. on Nov. 16. Completed applications can be mailed to The Woman’s Club of Evanston, Attn: Contributions Chair, 1702 Chicago Ave., Evanston, IL 60201.