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​Initial funding for the Community Research Initiative was developed by Lincoln Park community organizations during DePaul's Centennial year. Benefactors included:

The Lincoln Park Community Research Initiative continues today in the same spirit, with all financial support coming from Lincoln Park residents, community groups and the business community.

In addition to the initial benefactors, the Research Initiative is sustained through donations from the community. It receives support from neighbors, local businesses, and organizations such as Gold Coast Bank, Belmont Village Senior Living, and The Village Chicago​

If you are interested in making a contribution to the Lincoln Park Research Initiative, please contact Julie Emms, 312.362.8100.

Grant Program

The Research Initiative supports the collection of materials that document the history and development of the Lincoln Park community and promotes research and the presentation of study findings. If you are interested in funding or suggesting a program on a certain aspect of Lincoln Park, please contact Julie Emms, 312.362.8100​