Illinois REALTORS® Relief Foundation

Flooded homes, tornado

Helping neighbors in their time of need

Established in 2015, the Illinois REALTORS® Relief Foundation can help those living in communities that have been affected by natural disasters. Established by the Illinois REALTORS®, IRRF is a 501(c)(3) organization developed solely for the purpose of helping in a time of need. 

Aid available for victims of the 2017 northern Illinois floods

IRRF has approved funds to assist those living in Kane, Lake and McHenry counties who have been displaced or sustained property damage from record floods. The form can be downloaded here

Who is eligible? 

Anyone who is a full-time Illinois resident, a U.S. citizen and who meets the criteria of the program is eligible to obtain funds. 

  • Relief assistance is limited to $500 per application. 
  • Assistance can be used for the applicant's home needs.
  • Assistance is need-based and other forms of assistance may be taken into consideration when awarding grants. 
  • All grants made through IRRF are based on availability of funds and applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. 

How to apply

Fill out this application and submit it to

Who reviews the application?

IRRF has a board which reviews each application. Every effort is made to review applications in a timely manner. IRRF reserves the right to accept or reject applications, and for good and sufficient reasons cancel any grant that has been made. 

Illinois REALTOR® Relief Foundation ¦ 522 S. Fifth St. ¦ Springfield, IL ¦ 62701
Email: ¦ Phone: (217) 529-2600

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Make a donation

IRRF gladly accepts donations for assistance to disaster victims. Use the link below to make a tax-deductible donation. 



The National Association of REALTORS® has a REALTOR® Relief Foundation. The guidelines of this fund are different, so make sure to review this application closely before submission to make sure you meet the criteria. The form is here