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Bears now accepting applications for $103,000 Community All-Pros grant


The Bears announced today that applications are now being accepted for a $103,000 grant through the Community All-Pros initiative, which began in 2019 in honor of the organization's centennial season. Fans are encouraged to share the grant application information with non-profits that they are passionate about. Charities located within the Bears' market will be eligible. Applications can be submitted online at today through Aug. 23. Charities will be reviewed by an independent internal committee and narrowed down to 10 finalists before a group of Season Ticket Holders selects the winner in November.

Last year, the Bears selected Chicago Youth Programs (CYP) as the 2021 Community All-Pros winner; they received a $102,000 grant from the organization. CYP improve the health and life opportunities of at-risk youth using a comprehensive approach aimed at developing their capabilities.

In 2019, the Bears recognized 10 different local charities nominated by fans, who each received a $100,000 Bears100 Community All-Pros grant, for a total of $1 million in donations. Recipients included: Habitat for Humanity Chicago, Easterseals of DuPage & Fox Valley, Chicago Furniture Bank, Blessings in a Backpack, Hephzibah Children’s Association, GiGi’s Playhouse, Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans, Cradles to Crayons, Cara and Center for Enriched Living.

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