The Latino Giving Circle (LGC) is a philanthropic and educational vehicle designed by Latinos to improve the quality of life for Latino communities throughout metropolitan Chicago. As a donor advised fund of The Chicago Community Trust, LGC encourages interested individuals to pool their charitable dollars, thereby increasing the resources available to Latino communities in metropolitan Chicago. LGC supports established or emerging nonprofit organizations that effectively address issues and needs facing Latino communities. Some sectors of the community that may receive funding include education, immigration, legal and health care services. Contributions support projects that help Latinos access the tools and resources necessary to build stronger families and communities.