John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation:

The MacArthur Foundation provides generous support for the Center’s work.  The Foundation supports creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world in an effort to make significant progress on some of the world’s most pressing social challenges, including over-incarcerationglobal climate change, nuclear risk, and significantly increasing capital for the social sector. In addition to the MacArthur Fellows Program, the Foundation continues its historic commitments to the role of journalism in a responsible and responsive democracy; the strength and vitality of the Foundation’s headquarters city, Chicago; and generating new knowledge about critical issues.

To learn more about the MacArthur Foundation, see:

To learn more about the MacArthur Foundation’s investment in juvenile justice reform and Illinois’ work to strengthen the state’s juvenile justice systems, see:


To learn more about the MacArthur Foundation’s investment in criminal justice reform, see:

Loyola University Chicago Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology

Loyola University Chicago Law School