Grass Root Events Beneficiary Information

Please note, at this time, we are only considering organizations that are:

  • Within Chicago city limits

  • Have been active and running for at least 5 years

    • If less than 5 years, will have to demonstrate proof of community impact and involvement.

  • Are 501(c)3 nonprofits, or have a fiscal agent with 501(c)3 status

Application Closes: April 22

Interview Invitations: May 3

Interviews: May 6-16

Final 4 interviews: May 20-24

Beneficiary Selection: May 27

Follow this link to apply:

  • Dia De La Concha 2018: In collaboration with Panaderia Nuevo Leon we were able to donate $2,500 to Elevarte which is a social impact organization that uses the arts as a portal for Creative Youth Development.

  • Chicago Michelada Festival 2018: Our team was able to make a donation of $20,000 to help support the Illinois Dream fund.

  • Dia De La Concha 2019: Grass Root Events was thrilled to make a donation of $5,000 to Mujeres Latinas en Accion, doubling our donation amount of $2,500 from 2018.