Education & Schools

Arts & Culture
Ada S. McKinley Community Services

To Empower, Educate, And Employ

Adams Street Foundation

College And Career Support For High School Students At Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice

After School Matters

Building Job Skills And Confidence Through Project-Based Programs For Chicago Teens

Arts & Scraps

Providing Recycled Materials To Promote Creative Reuse, Education, And Sustainability In Detroit

Beyond Sports Foundation

To Transform Lives

Blessings In A Backpack

Providing Backpacks Of Food To Feed Childhood Hunger Over The Weekend

Center For Success Network

Uniting Literacy And Community To Empower Students In The Journey Of Education

Center On Wrongful Convictions

Lawyers And Students Fighting For Wrongfully Convicted Men, Women, And Children

Chicago Area Alternative Education League (CAAEL)

Providing Interscholastic Athletic, Artistic, And Academic Activities To Underserved Alternative Education Students

Chicago Children’s Museum

Where Play And Learning Connect

Chicago Commons

Multi-Generational Services Of Early Education, Family Support, And Senior Care For Under-Resourced Families

Children’s Scholarship Fund

Scholarships For Low-Income Families With Children In Kindergarten Through Eighth Grade

Coaching Detroit Forward

Free Writing And Photography Programs For Detroit High School Students

Code Your Dreams

Empowering Underserved Youth To Solve Community Problems Through Coding

Comer Education Campus

Youth Development And Community Revitalization

Community Currency

Foreign Change For Change

Detroit Public Schools Foundation

Creating And Enhancing Educational Opportunities For Detroit Public Schools Community District Students, Families, And Educators

Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Providing World Class Musical Performances And Education

Dreams For Kids

Replacing Charity With Opportunity

Feed A Billion

Feeding Girls In Need To Prevent Exploitation

Female Strong

Building Confidence In Middle And High School Girls To Create Future Leaders


Empowering Youth On Their Mental Health Journey Through Personal Development Programs

Gabriel’s Light

Youth Suicide Awareness And Prevention


School Gardening For Food And Health Equity

GCE Lab School

21ST Century Thinkers, Innovators, Creators and Dreamers

Good Tidings Foundation

Supporting Marginalized Youth In Northern California And Beyond Through Athletics, Art, Education, And Wonder

Heart House

Innovative After-School And Summer Programs For Refugee Children Living In Dallas

Hospitality Scholars Foundation

Educational And Financial Support For Chicagoland Youth Interested In Culinary Arts Or Hospitality Management


Jumpstarts Tech Careers For Low-Income Adults


Mentoring For College Success And Beyond

In Her Shoes Foundation

Empower And Inspire Every Woman And Girl To Be Her Personal Best


Ensuring Access To Quality Arts Education For All Chicago Public School Students

Inner-City Education Program

Academic And Hockey Opportunities For Low-Income Children In First Grade And Up

International Field Studies

Environmental Field Study Programs In The Bahamas And Beyond

Intonation Music

Music Education For Youth On Chicago's Mid-South Side

Junior Economic Club Of Chicago

Economic Education
For High School Students

Juvenile Protective Association

Community-Based Mental Health Care For Children, Caregivers, And Educators

Kids Above All

Educational Programs, Foster Care Services, Housing, And Counseling For At-Risk Children And Families

Kids Have Hope

End Child Abuse


Preventing Youth Suicide Through Mental Health Awareness And Suicide Education Programs


College/Career Mentoring For Underserved High School Seniors

Lawrence Hall

Hope, Healing And Resiliency For Children Who Have Suffered Trauma


Inspire Girls To Be Active In Science, Technology, Engineering And Math (STEM)

Materials For The Arts

Providing Free Materials To NYC Arts Nonprofits, City Agencies, And Schools To Promote Creative Reuse

Mercy Education Project

Empowering Women And Girls In Detroit Through Education

Merit School Of Music

Equal Access To High-Quality Music Education

Mikva Challenge

Action Civics Curriculum And Real-Life Democratic Experiences That Develop Youth To Be Active Citizens

Minds Matter San Francisco

Preparing Low-Income, Motivated High School Students For Success In College And Beyond

National Association For Urban Debate Leagues

Debate Education For College And Career Readiness

New York Sun Works

Bringing Hydroponic Science Labs Into Public School Classrooms

Nora Project

Promoting Disability Inclusion By Empowering Educators And Engaging Students And Communities


Influential Speakers, Interactive Workshops, And Immersive Trips To Empower Students In South Los Angeles And Beyond

Open Books

Transforming Lives Through Reading, Writing And The Unlimited Power Of Used Books

Options For Youth

Mentoring And Training For First-Time Adolescent Mothers And Adolescent Males

Orchid Foundation

Mentorship Program For Underserved Girls

Partnership To Educate And Advance Kids

Providing Mentorship And Scholarship To Underserved Youth In Chicago

Project Rise

Free Financial Education And Financial Assistance To Promote Economic And Social Mobility

Purple Asparagus

Purple Asparagus Educates Children, Families And The Community About Eating That Is Good For The Body And The Planet

Ryan Banks Academy

To Become Chicago’s First Tuition-Free, Inner-City Boarding School For Underserved Children


Free Art Programs For Young People

Spark Program

Providing Career Exploration And Self-Discovery For Students Through Mentorship

Sports Shed

Delivering Sports Gear
To Organizations In Need

Stage Right CPS

Supporting And Upgrading Performing Arts Programs In Chicago Public Schools

Step Up

Inspiring Women To Inspire Girls

Take No Bullying

Limiting The Impact Of Bullying Through Education And Community-Based Prevention

Teachers Supporting Teachers

Empowering And Retaining Excellent Teachers In Chicago’s Under-Resourced Schools


Providing High-Quality Computer Science And Information Technology Programs For Kindergarten Through High School

TechLit Africa

Building Computer Labs In Rural African Schools

Thriving Elements

Create Access And Opportunities For Underrepresented Girls In STEM Through Mentoring

We All Code

Free Computer Coding Programs For Kids And Teens To Spark Interest In STEM

Women Tech Founders

Accelerate The Number Of Powerful Women In Tech And Leadership

Working In The Schools

Building Communities. Empowering Readers

XS Tennis and Education Foundation

Extending The Reach Of Local Youth Through Tennis and Academics

Youth Council

Youth Counseling, Juvenile Court Diversion, And Alternative School Suspension