Corporate Governance

The CBF is committed to striving for excellence and transparency in all of our work, managing our resources effectively, and adhering to the highest ethical standards in our governance and management. We are fortunate to have a diverse and talented group of attorneys and judges serving on our Board of Directors. The CBF subscribes to the Illinois Nonprofit Principles and Best Practices and strives to adopt the best practices pertinent to our organization.

More information is available about the CBF’s board, bylaws, and key policies including our Ethics and Whistleblower Policy, Conflict of Interest Policy, Donor Privacy Policy, and Gift Acceptance Policy.


For additional information about the CBF’s corporate governance, please contact CBF Executive Director Bob Glaves at or 312.554.1205.