Supporters and Partners
The Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellows Program operates with support and partnership from area universities, foundations, community-based organizations, and advisory council members.
The Chicago Area Schweitzer Advisory Council
guides the local Schweitzer Fellowship Program, helping to decide its direction, determining criteria for selection of new Fellows, assisting with recruitment, and serving as a resource for Fellows. It is made up of university faculty and administrators, health and social service professionals, and former Fellows.
The Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellows Program operates with support from:
- Alphawood Foundation
- Baxter International Foundation
- Michael Reese Health Trust
- Polk Bros Foundation
- VNA Foundation
- Midwestern University
- Loyola University Chicago
- Rosalind Franklin University
- Rush University
- The University of Chicago
- The University of Illinois at Chicago
Our Schweitzer Fellows have partnered with hundreds of community-based organizations throughout our 20-year history in Chicago.