CME Group Foundation works to advance the economy by supporting education from cradle to career, primarily in the Chicago region. The Foundation partners with universities, school districts, charter networks and nonprofit organizations that work to:
- Ensure at risk young children are prepared for kindergarten;
- Provide effective K-12 education that prepares disadvantaged students for success in college and career;
- Prepare university students for careers in financial services and risk management: and
- Conduct academic research in areas that advance derivatives knowledge and best practices.