The Kemper Educational & Charitable Fund was established in 1961 by the Hon. James S. Kemper, Sr. for the purpose of supporting organizations in the fields of Education, Health, Social Services and Humanities. Grants are oriented to support the values and ideals of the Founder. Preference is given to grants from the Metropolitan Chicago area.
The foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals.
Brian Van Cleave, Chairman
John Van Cleave, Chairman Emeritus
Katie Shook, Secretary
Lynn Van Cleave
Patti Van Cleave, Executive Director