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  • 1 Step Further Community Center Inc

    1 Step Further Community Center Inc

    Our mission is to provide opportunities that enrich the lives of those in need through various programs and resources not available to everyone.
  • Allowance for Good

    Develops the rising generations of philanthropic leaders who cultivate global citizenship and empower others around the world to achieve their full potential.
  • Archdiocese of Chicago

    Archdiocese of Chicago

    Catholic schools exist to evangelize, to foster a relationship between each student and Jesus Christ and His Church. The mission of evangelization and discipleship should remain the top priority for our schools.
  • Augustus Tolton Catholic Academy

    Augustus Tolton Catholic Academy

    Through the implementation of a strong STREAM curriculum, ATCA will prepare students to be confident, future leaders as well as spiritually-minded 21st Century thinkers, who are motivated and skilled to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world
  • BEDS-Plus


    The mission of BEDS Plus Care is to help vulnerable individuals stabilize their lives through housing and supportive services. Our vision is to end homelessness. We believe that everyone deserves a home.
  • Breakthrough


    Breakthrough partners with those affected by poverty to build connections, develop skills and open doors of opportunity.
  • Brighton Park Neighborhood Council

    Brighton Park Neighborhood Council

    BPNC's mission is to create a safer community, improve the learning environment at public schools, preserve affordable housing, provide a voice for youth, protect immigrant rights, promote gender equality, and end all forms of violence.


    BUILD's mission is to engage at-risk youth on the schools and in the streets so they can realize their educational and career potential and contribute to the stability, safety and well-being of our communities.
  • CAMP ONE STEP by Children

    CAMP ONE STEP by Children's Oncology Services

    CAMP ONE STEP by Children's Oncology Services operates camp programs that give children facing cancer a chance to meet and bond with other pediatric cancer patients and survivors in a non-hospital setting.
  • Carole Robertson Center for Learning

    Carole Robertson Center for Learning

    The Carole Robertson Center for Learning is dedicated to educating, enriching, and empowering children and families through comprehensive child and family development programs.
  • Casa Central

    Casa Central

    Casa Central transforms lives and strengthens communities, with a special focus on Hispanics. Our network of social services propels a diverse population of all ages toward self-sufficiency and a higher quality of life.
  • Center for Community Academic Success Partnerships

    Center for Community Academic Success Partnerships

    To serve traditionally un-served and underserved youth and their families and to support community building and healthy living through educational opportunities, advancements and exposure.
  • Center for Community Academic Success Partnerships

    Center for Community Academic Success Partnerships

    Service to traditionally disenfranchised communities, specifically youth and young adults.
  • Chicago Furniture Bank

    Chicago Furniture Bank

    We believe a home is not complete without furniture. The Chicago Furniture Bank’s goal is to fully furnish as many homes as possible by allowing our clients to handpick furnishing packages, creating safety and comfort in their new environment.
  • Children

    Children's Oncology Services

    Camp One Step by Children’s Oncology Services is a leader in providing empowering, supportive, educational and fun experiences for children (5-19) who have been diagnosed with cancer. We are the only local organization to offer 11 different programs
  • Cornerstone Community Outreach

    Cornerstone Community Outreach

    Addressing Homelessness, Providing Shelter, Accepting People, Finding Home. Serving 200 people with housing, food pantry, clothing shop, medical services, and after school program.
  • Culture Shock Chicago NFP

    Culture Shock Chicago NFP

    Culture Shock® utilizes Hip Hop & urban dance culture to cultivate education, enrichment and entertainment to inspire positive change in the communities we serve.
  • Deborah

    Deborah's Place

    Deborah’s Place opens doors of opportunity for women who are homeless in Chicago. Supportive housing and services offer women their key to healing, achieving their goals and moving on from the experience of homelessness.
  • eAngel Community

    eAngel Community

    It is our mission to match individual and institutional noncash donations with the needs of charitable organizations, helping the people they serve by building a community of sharing. We invite you to learn more about us at
  • Erie Neighborhood House

    Erie Neighborhood House

    To empower our community—Latinx immigrants alongside individuals and families of all backgrounds—through education, access to critical services and advocacy, working together to create a just and inclusive society.
  • Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse

    Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse

    The Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse is a non-profit organization that promotes reduction of waste in landfills through sustainable deconstruction and renovation building practices aswell as workforce training for individuals with barriers to employment
  • Ezzard Charles School

    The mission of Ezzard Charles Montessori School is to provide quality day care services to low income families: Parents who are working, attending school, or in education/job training programs that leads to employment.
  • Family Matters

    Family Matters

    Family Matters partners with youth and families in northeast Chicago to address and overcome structural racism and systemic oppression to build an equitable society.


    LOVE THE ORPHAN. CARE FOR THE LAME. FEED THE HUNGRY. We exist to bring hope to local foster children and their foster families. We also give food to local veterans monthly and provide physically for the needs of orphans in 10 countries.
  • Fresh Anointing International Ministry

    We are committed to establish strong mentoring and impartation to every individual by empowering them through economic and spiritual values.
  • Gary Comer Youth Center

    Gary Comer Youth Center

    The Gary Comer Youth Center offers positive extracurricular education in a welcoming and safe environment. Our mission is to provide the support for our students to graduate from high school prepared to pursue college and careers.
  • Geneva Foundation

    Geneva Foundation

    The mission of Geneva Foundation is to stabilize, support and educate adolescent males by providing a safe, healing environment in which to build the hope, confidence and life skills to become independent, purposeful young men.
  • Good News Partners

    Good News Partners

    GNP exists to end Homeless and Hopelessness to everyone God brings to us - to foster justice, and to build bridges of reconciliation.
  • Good News Partners

    Good News Partners

    Our mission is to end homelessness and hopelessness with everyone life brings to us, and to foster justice and build bridges of reconciliation.
  • Help The Needy Inc

    Help The Needy Inc

    Help the Needy Inc. is a tax exempt charitable organization established on November 25, 2015 in Chicago. The organization is a support to hospitals, orphanages, widows, homeless, and college dropouts especially girls in Chicago and Africa.
  • Historic Wagner Farm

    Historic Wagner Farm

    We will promote an educational and memorable experience through programs and site visits that ignite the imagination, inspire our visitors and preserve our local agriculture history.
  • Holy Family Ministries

    Holy Family Ministries

    We provide opportunities for children and adults from Chicago's under-served neighborhoods to excel academically, grow spiritually, expand life experiences and become effective leaders.
  • Immaculate Conception School

    Immaculate Conception School

    Immaculate Conception School is a Catholic Educational Institution that has as its mission the integral and harmonious formation of children and youth.
  • Institute for Positive Mental Health

    Institute for Positive Mental Health

    Institute for Positive Mental Health is dedicated to the social and vocational rehabilitation of youths and adults. Services enable and empower participants to achieve economic independence through employment and education.
  • James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy

    James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy

    The James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy provides low income Evanston youth and their families with integrated legal and social work services to improve their quality of life at home, at school, and within the Evanston community.
  • Lincoln Park Community Shelter

    Lincoln Park Community Shelter

    The Lincoln Park Community Shelter brings communities together to empower homeless men and women to make and sustain life changes.
  • Little City Foundation

    Little City Foundation

    To ensure that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are provided with the best options and opportunities to live safely, work productively, explore creatively and learn continuously throughout their lifetime.
  • Lucille Resale

    Lucille Resale

    Lucille is a charity thrift store specializing in furniture, adult clothing, accessories, housewares, and home décor. Profits support youth leadership development on Chicago's West Side through education, youth programming, and anti-violence efforts.
  • Marillac St Vincent Family Services

    Marillac St Vincent Family Services

    Marillac St. Vincent Family Services strengthens, empowers and gives voice to those in need – in the Vincentian spirit of service – through education and comprehensive programs to build vibrant communities in Chicago.
  • Merit School of Music

    Merit School of Music

    Merit School of Music transforms the lives of Chicago-area youth through removing barriers to high-quality music education so that children can experience the transformative power of music.
  • Midwest Young Artists

    Midwest Young Artists

    Building a home with the power of music to enrich the lives of our students and communities.
  • Northwest Compass, Inc.

    Northwest Compass, Inc.

    Northwest Compass mission is to enhance our community by providing emergency services, education and empowerment which foster personal responsibility for those who are vulnerable or in crisis.
  • Northwestern Settlement

    Northwestern Settlement

    Northwestern Settlement nurtures, educates, and inspires children and families in need, empowering them to take personal responsibility and attain self-sufficiency.
  • Our Place

    Our Place

    The mission of Our Place is to support teens and adults with developmental disabilities so that they can live meaningful, productive, socially connected lives in their home community.
  • Our Place of New Trier Township

    Our Place of New Trier Township

    Our Place supports teens and adults with developmental disabilities so that they can live meaningful, productive, socially connected lives in their home community.
  • Palatine Assisting Through Hope (PATH)

    Palatine Assisting Through Hope (PATH)

    PATH is an organization dedicated to empowering people in need. This mission is carried out by providing food, clothing, and other basic needs for families in crisis. A variety of programs for underprivileged children are also supported. PATH’s ultim
  • POC (Partners for Our Communities)

    POC (Partners for Our Communities)

    Empower people and change lives.
  • Pretty Passionate Hands Child Care Inc

    Pretty Passionate Hands Child Care Inc

    Our mission at PPH is to provide financial awareness through educational workshops, village support, and mentorship for youth and families. Through our programs, we provide tools and resources to remove barriers that prevent youth and families within
  • Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action

    Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action

    Promoting community development and empowering people through education, training & supportive services.
  • Rebuilding Together North Surburban Chicago

    Rebuilding Together North Surburban Chicago

    Rebuilding Together​ ​ in partnership with social service providers, community leaders, donors and volunteers, helps our neighbors who need essential home repairs they cannot afford to live in dignity and to remain in their homes.
  • RefugeeOne


    RefugeeOne creates opportunity for refugees fleeing war, terror, and persecution to build new lives.
  • Richard S Weiner

    Richard S Weiner

    We work together with other groups to eliminate the need for rescues. Until then we provide temporary housing and care parrots ; educate the public about living birds; and locate healthy, happy, and nurturing homes for those that are eligible.
  • Saint Sabina Church

    Saint Sabina Church

    St. Sabina is a Word-based, Bible teaching church that believes in the power of praise and worship. We are a spiritual hospital where all are welcome and invited. Our purpose is to nurture and develop spiritually mature Christians.
  • South Suburban Community Services

    South Suburban Community Services

    Vision, Effort, Success. South Suburban Community services strives to provide access to traditionally un-served and under-served communities. We provide out of school time (OST) programming and Job Skills Training, including Pre-Apprenticeships.
  • St. Martin de Porres House of Hope

    St. Martin de Porres House of Hope

    St. Martin de Porres House of Hope creates a safe, healing community where women and their children recover from substance abuse, trauma and mental illness.
  • The Douglas Center

    The Douglas Center

    The mission of The Douglas Center is to assist adults living with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities in improving their independent living skills and enrichment of their quality of life.
  • The Floured Apron

    The Floured Apron

    The Floured Apron's mission is to empower women from underserved communities with the training, knowledge, and mentoring to forge a new and more economically secure career path in the food service or baking industry.
  • The Hadley School for the Blind

    The Hadley School for the Blind

    Hadley Institute creates personalized distance learning opportunities that empower people to thrive -- at home, at work and in their communities.
  • The Josselyn Center, NFP

    The Josselyn Center, NFP

    Providing the highest quality mental health & related services for children, adolescents, adults & families, including interdisciplinary outpatient professional services, community mental health education, advocacy & wellness support programs.
  • The Montessori School of Englewood

    The Montessori School of Englewood has a mission to create a learning community where members trust one another to use our heads, hearts, and hands to commit to a life of growth and fulfillment.​
  • The Night Ministry

    The Night Ministry

    The Night Ministry is a Chicago-based organization whose mission is to provide housing, health care and human connection to community members struggling with poverty or homelessness. With an open heart and an open mind, The Night Ministry accepts peo
  • The Sports Shed

    The Sports Shed

    To give kids in under-­resourced areas a positive alternative to gangs, violence and drugs through sports. Our goal is to provide quality sports gear to struggling schools and youth programs so they can launch and improve sports opportunities.
  • The Volunteer Center

    The Volunteer Center

    The Mission of The Volunteer Center is to promote volunteerism, support nonprofit organizations, and engage people in meaningful volunteer service in the communities we serve.
  • Urban Initiatives

    Urban Initiatives

    Mission: Urban Initiatives’ mission is to use the power of sport and play to empower Chicago’s youth to achieve academic success, develop social-emotional skills, and build social capital.
  • Urban Initiatives

    Urban Initiatives

    To empower Chicago’s underserved children to adopt healthy lifestyles, improve their academic performance, and build strong character through sports-based youth development programs.
  • WINGS Program Inc.

    WINGS Program Inc.

    The mission of WINGS Program, Inc. is to provide housing, integrated services, education and advocacy to end domestic violence. WINGS breaks the cycle of domestic violence, and has been the leading advocate in the Chicago area for 35 years.
  • Winnetka Youth Organization

    Winnetka Youth Organization

    To foster individual development in junior high and high school youth in the North Shore by providing adult-to-youth mentoring, prevention services, and opportunities for leadership, citizenship, and, education within a safe, informal environment.
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