There are a number of ways to support the Grove Foundation:

Grove Foundation General Purposes

This donation would be used to carry out Grove Foundation programs such as Helping Children Grow or to fund one of our many grants awarded to local organizations. A list of previous grant recipients can be found in the Grants section of this site.

Grove Foundation Memorial and Honorarium Contributions

Make a contribution in memory of a deceased person, in honor of a loved one, or to recognize a special event. Your gift is deeply appreciated and will go a long way in supporting the work of the Foundation. ** Please indicate the name of the person or event to which you are contributing where indicated on the Paypal site.**

Downers Grove Park District General Purposes

This donation would go to the Park District for their general operations.

Memorials and Honorarium Funds

You can establish a Memorial or Honorarium Fund to benefit the Grove Foundation or the Park District. The Foundation will work with you to carry out your wishes in alignment with the mission of the Grove Foundation. For more information, please contact us:


Tax Deductibility

The Grove Foundation is an IRS 501(c)(3) organization and meets the IRS charitable requirements for tax deductibility. After receiving your donation, the Foundation will send you a letter than can be used for the preparation of your taxes.