EIN 36-2197847

The Commercial Club of Chicago

IRS 501(c) type
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The Commercial Club of Chicago was founded in 1877 with the mission to promote the social and economic vitality of the metropolitan area. Its policy initiatives are focused on establishing task forces and committees to undertake studies and develop recommendations to address key policy issues confronting the region. In fiscal 2022, key initiatives included state finance and tax policies. The organization is located in Chicago, IL.
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Program areas at The Commercial Club of Chicago

Policy initiatives - The civic committee establishes task forces and committees to undertake studies and develops recommendations to address key policy issues confronting The Chicago region. In fiscal 2022, key initiatives included: state finance and tax policy task force, transportation task force, business diversity initiative, educational reform, veterans working group, and other initiatives.
The Club holds meetings and events throughout The year to discuss its programs and to hear speakers discuss key policy issues that impact The Chicago region and The nation.

Who funds The Commercial Club of Chicago

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
The Commercial Club FoundationGeneral Support$3,116,869
Robert R Mccormick FoundationFor P33$200,000
Mansueto FoundationGeneral Support$66,000

Personnel at The Commercial Club of Chicago

Suzanne FisherVice President , Finance and Administration$187,321
Cordelia C MeyerExecutive Vice President$371,732
Kelly R WelshPresident$516,503
Maureen SheerinDirector, Membership and Events
Amberly ZweinerPolicy Manager$117,352
...and 9 more key personnel

Financials for The Commercial Club of Chicago

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$4,075,494
Investment income and dividends$44,242
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$40,493
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,486
Total revenues$4,161,715

Form 990s for The Commercial Club of Chicago

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2021-062021-12-20990View PDF
2019-062020-02-06990View PDF
2018-062019-03-15990View PDF
2017-062018-03-14990View PDF
2016-062017-04-19990OView PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s
Data update history
June 29, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
June 4, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
May 31, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
May 22, 2023
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $3,116,869 from The Commercial Club Foundation
May 21, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 2 new vendors, including , and
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsBusiness and community development organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizations
Public policyBusiness and industry
Political advocacyState / local levelCommunity engagement / volunteering
General information
21 S Clark St Suite 4301
Chicago, IL 60603
Metro area
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Cook County, IL
Website URL
(312) 853-1200
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S41: Promotion of Business
NAICS code, primary
813319: Social Advocacy Organizations
Parent/child status
Central organization
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