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Twenty Pearls Foundation, Incorporated welcomes you to our virtual home.  It is our desire that as you visit this website, you will learn more about our foundation and the programs we help to support.

Twenty Pearls Foundation, Incorporated was established and registered as a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization in Illinois in March of 2001. The purpose of Twenty Pearls Foundation, Inc. is to contribute to the Chicago Southland Community through the awarding of scholarships and the promotion of philanthropic programs designed to enhance the health, welfare and educational development of individuals and families.  The foundation also fosters an appreciation of the arts.

Our goals are to:

  • Provide financial assistance to deserving individuals who are seeking higher education
  • Support local organizations through volunteer services and financial assistance annually
  • Maintain life long partnerships with leading organizations that have common program goals

Within this website you will also find information regarding our fundraiser events and ways you can support us through donations and community service. We are confident you will find the information both interesting and inspiring. Please check frequently for updates regarding our activities and programs or contact us with questions and or comments.

Barbara J. Pearson-McCreary, MD, MA