Cook County Community Recovery Fund

Updated: Jun 10


Applications for the Cook County Community Recovery Fund are now open!


Complete your application here.


Review eligibility requirements:

Small Businesses are eligible if they are:

  • Employing 25 or fewer employees,

  • Earning less than $3 million in annual revenue,

  • Located in suburban Cook County, and

  • Revenues have decreased more than 25% as a result of COVID-19

Independent Contractors are eligible if you are:

  • Making at least half of your yearly income in 1099 contract work

  • Earning less than $100,000 annually

  • Residing in suburban Cook County


Prepare your documents and information:

  • Bank statements from October 2019 to Date of Application

  • Copy of Most Recently Filed Federal Tax Return

  • Copy of Most Recent Annual Financial Statements (only required if Small Business)

  • Photo ID of Independent Contractor or Business Owner (Valid forms of identification consist of)

  • A driver’s license issued by the State of Illinois or any other State of the United States of America

  • An identification card issued by any State of the United States of America

  • A passport

  • Consular identification


Have more questions? Read the FAQs.


District Office:

1812 Waukegan Road

Suite C

Glenview, IL 60025

(847) 729-9300

Board Office:

118 N Clark Street

Room 567

Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 603-4932

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