Our goal is to build relationships with sustainable organizations in Elgin, IL. Please review the following criteria to be sure that your organization fits within the parameters and is eligible to receive a grant.

  1. Is your organization’s headquarters located in the Greater Elgin Area?
  2. Does your organization maintain a sustainable approach to your development? If so, how?
  3. Are you qualified as a 501(c) (3) organization and tax-exempt entity?

If you can answer yes to these questions, please download the following forms and send to The Wisdom Foundation c/o Wisdom Adhesives, 1575 Executive Drive, Elgin, IL 60123:

The Wisdom Family Foundation uses an application process. You can download a copy of the Company Request application form below, or you may also request an application by emailing the foundation at or by calling (847) 841-7002.

Please be sure to indicate your specific interest in the Wisdom Family Foundation. The Foundation Board and the Steering Committee review each application thoroughly.

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