Who’s Coming?

Who’s Coming to Upswell Chicago?

Upswell brings together thousands of the biggest doers and dreamers in the social good space – nonprofit leaders, community organizers, philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, government officials, corporate responsibility professionals, artsits, innovators, and so many more. With so much experience, energy, and opportunity in one place, every social collision could one that changes the world.

You’ll Meet Changemakers From

2020 Mom
African Healthcare Workers United
Afro American Development Association
Alianza Coachella Valley
Alliance for Excellent Education
AM & Co
American Alliance of Museums
American Express
American Humanics, Rockhurst University
American Indian Cancer Foundation
American Indian Center, Chicago
American Indian College Fund
Americans for the Arts
Arabella Advisors
Arthritis Foundation
The Aspen Institute
The Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc.
AT&T Foundation
Atlas Corps
AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps
Barr Foundation
BBB Wise Giving Alliance
Bean’s Cafe
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay
Blackbaud, Inc.
BoardEffect, Inc.
The Boston Foundation
Boys & Girls Club of the Sioux Empire
The Bridgespan Group
Build Commonwealth
Building Movement Project
Bush Foundation
Campion Foundation
Capital Partners for Education
Casa de Esperanza
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Cause Effective
Center for Advancing Domestic Peace
Center for Changing Lives
Center for Creative Leadership
Center for Cultural Innovation
The Center for Effective Philanthropy
The Center for Election Science
Center for Technology & Business
Central City Concern
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
Chears & Associates
Chetu Inc.
Chicago Cares
Chicago Civic Consulting Alliance
The Chicago Community Trust
Chicago Jobs Council
Chicago Public Library
Chicago Scholars Foundation
Children First Fund
Citizens League
Co.act Detroit
Coalition of Asian American Leaders
Coalition On Temporary Shelter
Collective Impact Forum
Collective Liberty
The Colorado Health Foundation
Colorado Nonprofit Association
The Colorado Trust
Communities In Schools of Mid America, Inc.
Community Action Partnership
Community Partners
Community Resource Center
Community Resource Exchange Inc.
Community Wealth Partners
Company One Theatre
Conservation Legacy
Consumer Reports
Convergence Center for Policy Resolution
Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation
Council of Michigan Foundations
Creative New Jersey
Critical Questioning Consulting
Crossroads Antiracism Organizing & Training
Crown Family Philanthropies
DBN & Associates
Defy Communications
Deloitte LLP
Delta Institute
The Demand Institute
Democracy Fund
The Dibble Institute
The Dispute Resolution Center
Doc Wayne Youth Services
Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy, Grand Valley State University
Early Learning Investment Commission
Early Works LLC
East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation
Economic and Community Development Institute
The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation
Elevate Energy
Emergence LLC
Environmental Defense Fund
Exponent Philanthropy
EZRA Multi-Service Center
The Fetzer Institute
The Field Foundation of Illinois, Inc.
Finger Lakes ReUse, Inc.
First Midwest Bank
First Nations Development Institute
Fiscal Management Associates, LLC
Food Recovery Network
Forum One Communications
Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg
FrameWorks Institute
FSG Inc.
Full Frame Initiative, Inc.
Fund for Armenian Relief
Generative Impact Solutions
Girls in the Game
Going International Consultancy
The Greater Sum Foundation
Green Card Voices
GreenPath Financial Wellness
Groundwork Southcoast
The Heinz Endowments
The Henry Ford
Higher Heights
Hill Eco, Inc.
House of the Good Shepherd Chicago
Housing Choice Partners
Human Rights for Kids
Hyde Family Foundations

Hyde Park Art Center
I Follow the Leader LLC
Immigrant Family Services Institute
Improbable Players
Indiana University at Indianapolis
Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
The Institute for Local Innovations
Institute for Nonprofit Practice
Jeremiah Program
The Joyce Foundation
KaBOOM! Inc.
The Mayer and Morris Kaplan Family Foundation
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
The Kresge Foundation
Krucial Staffing
Lake Institute on Faith & Giving
Lakeshore Nonprofit Alliance
Lakeview Pantry
Latino Union of Chicago
Latinos Progresando
Leadership 18
League of American Orchestras
Legal Council for Health Justice
Living Room Conversations
Lloyd A. Fry Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
Macedonian Ministry
Marguerite Casey Foundation
Maryland Nonprofits
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition (MTPC)
Metropolitan Planning Council
Metropolitan Regional Arts Council
Metropolitan State University
Meyer Memorial Trust
Michigan Nonprofit Association
Midnight Golf Program
Mikva Challenge
Minneapolis Area Synod of the ELCA
Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Minnesota Department of Human Services
Minnesota Freedom Fund
Mission Capital
The Mission Continues
Momentum Nonprofit Partners
Mortenson Family Foundation
NAMI South Dakota
NAMM Foundation
National Center for Learning Disabilities
National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy
National Community Reinvestment Coalition
National Health Foundation
National Louis University
Native American Rights Fund
Neighborhood Development Center
NEO Law Group
Nonprofit Center of Northeast Florida
Nonprofit Finance Fund
Nonprofit HR
Nonprofit Leadership Alliance
Nonprofit Leadership Center of Tampa Bay
Nonprofit Vote
Northwest Area Foundation
Northwestern University
NY Funders Alliance
The On Being Project
One Hope United
Open Television
the other media group
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Paramount Schools of Excellence
Partnership for College Completion
Peace First
Peaks To People Water Fund
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement
Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia
Planned Parenthood of Illinois
The Policy Academies
Polk Bros. Foundation
Princeton University
Project Citizenship
Prosperity Now
Public Policy and International Affairs Program
Public Agenda
Pyramind LLC
Read/Write Library
Redesign Change
Research-Aid Networks
Reviving the Islamic Sisterhood for Empowerment
RevJen Group
The Roddenberry Foundation
Rush University Medical Center
The San Francisco Foundation
Sarah’s Inn
Share Our Strength
Sharp Lehman Consulting, LLC
SJC Consulting, LLC
Social Innovation Forum
Society for Nonprofit Organizations
Solid Ground
Spectrum Nonprofit Services, LLC
Springboard Foundation
Springboard to Opportunities
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County
Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society
StepChange Partners
Strengthen ND
Surge Institute
Tallgrass Recovery and Sober Living Homes
Taproot Foundation
Tech Impact
Technology Affinity Group
Thierer Family Foundation
Third Sector
Thrive Chicago NFP
Thrivent Foundation
Touchstone Mental Health
Transition Leadership International
Truth Initiative
Union Capital Boston
United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley
United Way of Metro Chicago
United Way of Salt Lake
United Way Worldwide
University College at the University of Denver
Up With Community
Urban Theory
Volunteers of America
The Wallace Foundation
The Walton Family Foundation
Welcome Project
Wells Fargo Regional Foundation
The Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation
Women’s Fund of Omaha
World Relief
Young Invincibles
Youth & Opportunity United
Youth Guidance
YWCA of the USA
Zulu Nyala Game Lodge

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