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Partner Craig C. Martin Joins Crown Family Philanthropies Board

Partner Craig C. Martin has been appointed to the Board of Arie and Ida Crown Memorial (AICM) Foundation and Crown Family Philanthropies (CFP).  After 60 years of grant making under AICM, CFP was formed in 2009 to represent an array of family grant-making practices.  Program areas include Education, Arts, Culture and Civic Affairs Environment, Health and Human Services and Jewish Charitable.  In addition to this recent appointment to the CPF Board, Craig was a member of the Corporate Board of Directors of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago from 1996 to 2014, including serving as secretary, vice-chairman and, most recently, as chairman from 2011-2014.  Craig presently serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, and he is a member of the Commercial Club of Chicago, the Chicago Club and the Economic Club of Chicago.