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Established in 2003. Now beginning its twelfth consecutive year in Chicago.

Applying organizations must be based in and serve one of the following counties: Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kankakee, Lake, McHenry.


By clicking the button below, you can complete the application form online. After the preliminary questions, you will be directed to a question where you can select the appropriate Humana Communities Benefit market. Please note that you will be asked to create an account to start the application submission. If you have applied for this grant in the past, simply enter your username and password. Be sure to read the Application Guidelines below to answer any questions you may have. You will receive an automated email notification upon submission of your application

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News Releases

Read news releases about Humana Communities Benefit in Chicago.

For media inquiries, contact Cathryn Donaldson (312) 441-5346 or

Sept 2014
PCC Community Wellness Center Recipient of $350,000 HCB Grant in Chicago (68 KB)

Nov 2013
Gads Hill Center Receives $100,000 HCB Grant in Chicago (138 KB)

Oct 2012
Humana HCB announces 2012 winners (42 KB)

Apr 2011
Humana Invites Chicago-area Nonprofits to Apply for $100,000 Grant (36 KB)

Oct 2010
Humana Awards $100,000 Grant to America SCORES Chicago (36 KB)

Aug 2009
Humana awards $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant to The Anti-Cruelty Society (36 KB)

Sept 2008
Humana awards $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant to Misericordia Heart of Mercy Center (36 KB)

Apr 2008
Humana Announces 2008 Chicago Benefits $100,000 Grant (36 KB)

Jun 2007
Humana awards $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant to Reading In Motion (36 KB)

May 2007
Humana Announces Finalists for 5th Anniversary of Chicago Benefits (36 KB)

Apr 2007
Humana offers $100,000 grant for Chicago Benefits 5th Anniversary (36 KB)

Sep 2006
Humana announces finalists for $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant (36 KB)

Oct 2006
Humana awards $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant to Tax Assistance Program (36 KB)

Mar 2005
Humana announces Chicago Benefits 2005 (36 KB)

Aug 2005
Humana announces finalists for $100,000 Chicago Benefits grant (36 KB)

Sep 2005
Access Community Health Network named 2005 Chicago Benefits recipient (36 KB)

Jan 2004
Humana announces Chicago Benefits 2004 (36 KB)

Oct 2004
Archeworks named 2004 Chicago Benefits winner (36 KB)

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