Love & compassion are necessities, not luxuries.

Save The Date for our next annual golf outing on Monday, August 9, 2020.

Together We Can Help

The Compassion Foundation was founded to help fund organizations who help those most in need. Consider donating to The Compassion Foundation in Aurora, IL and your contribution will go towards helping thousands of people worldwide. Check out our latest events and see the unique options that you have to donate.

Compassion Foundation

The Compassion Foundation provides grants to non-profit organizations that share our commitment to helping those in need. Located in Aurora, IL, the Compassion Foundation serves Kane, Kendall, and Western Dupage Counties. We rely on volunteers to help us raise support for grants as well as donations and sponsorships.

Since it’s inception in 1989, the Compassion Foundation has granted funds to over 500 agencies, impacting hundreds of thousands of people in our community.

Our grant application is currently closed until mid-October. For funding guidelines and additional information see our Grant Application page.

Make A Donation

The Compassion Foundation relies on the generosity of people like you. When you donate to Compassion, you support many organizations working to change lives in our community. If you would like to contribute, visit our Donate page for payment instructions or contact us by sending an email to Click here for a list of our 2017 grantees. We are indeed grateful for your support.

2019 Golf Outing Photos

Vespa Primavera 50CC Given Away At 2019 Golf Outing

It was our pleasure to raffle off a Vespa Primavera 50CC, a $5500.00 value, at the 2019 golf outing.

Gary Ahasic Founder of CF, featured in Chicago Tribute

Gary Ahasic featured in article in Chicago Tribune. This article discusses Gary Ahasic’s strong will to help others. The Compassion Foundation is mentioned for giving a record total of $43,500 in grants to 12 nonprofits including Breaking Free, Mutual Ground, Kiwanis Club of Aurora (Coats for Kids), Tri City Family Services, Aurora Area Interfaith Food…

Meeting Chicago Bears!

The 2019 Golf Outing hosted by The Compassion Foundation was a great success. Here are some photos from the event when our attendees got to meet former Chicago Bears players.

CASA Grant Recipient

CASA is one of our grant recipients from the 2019 golf outing. 2019 has been our most successful year thus far.

The Compassion Foundation thanks Aurora Country Club with all of its heart.

Thank you for providing a luscious green golf course for the annual Compassion Foundation Golf Outing.