The Irving Harris Foundation will work for change within our institution, sector, and the fields where we invest, upholding our deep and historic commitment to Tikkun Olam — the imperative to repair the world. Click here to read our statement in support of Black Lives Matter.


Enhancing the quality of life for children, families and communities by advancing human potential, social justice and equity, and creative experience and expression.



In our grantmaking, field leadership and special initiatives, we make long bets and emphasize strategies that build sustainable change to address root causes.

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