The American Cancer Society's Patient Navigation Services is a full spectrum of hands-on cancer support. Information to understand any type of cancer diagnosis. Practical day-to-day help to remove barriers and aid your cancer treatment plan.
The Anti-Cruelty Society is a comprehensive, open door animal shelter, and one of the largest humane societies in the country. Located in Chicago's River North neighborhood, The Anti-Cruelty Society has been helping animals since 1899.
The mission of the Black Ensemble Theater is to eradicate racism and its damaging effects upon our society through the utilization of theater arts. BE achieves its mission through productions and programs that perpetuate the history of the African America
Mahogany Builders founded Building Hope to support Heartlight and its mission. Each time MB completes a kitchen or bathroom remodel a portion of the final invoice is donated to Heartlight in the client's name. It's a way for Mahogany Builders to give back
The Mission of the Chicago Sinfonietta is to serve as a national model for inclusiveness and innovation in classical music through the presentation of the highest quality orchestral concerts and related programs.
The Mission of the Elmhurst Art Museum is to provide the people of Elmhurst and surrounding communities with a center for visual arts known for its welcoming atmosphere where art can be viewed, studied, created, and appreciated in an architecturally signi
Bridge to Success, a social enterprise program of Heartland Human Care Services, provides coaching coupled with high-end interview and work place appropriate clothing for low-income, hard-to-employ men, women and youth to build self-confidence through app
The mission of Heartlight, the bereavement program at Children's Memorial Hospital, is to provide a safe place for families coping with the serious illness or death of a child to find hope, strength, and healing. Heartlight is non-denominational and is op
At Jane Addams Resource Corporation (JARC), we bridge community and market needs through adult education classes, job training programs, economic development services, and real estate initiatives to ensure that lower-income working adults achieve self-suf
Junior Achievement continues to be at the forefront of the fight for financial literacy. With over 90 years of experience, JA provides economic education for students of all economic levels through partnerships with educators and volunteers.
Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
For over 40 years, the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago (LAF) has provided free civil legal assistance to tens of thousands of low-income and elderly individuals in Chicago and suburban Cook County.
We are a nationally recognized, award-winning literacy organization that brings the rewards of reading and writing to young people in the Chicago area. Since 1996, we have been connecting girls and teen mothers, and more recently boys, to their strengths
Little Brothers' Friends of the Elderly is a national network of non-profit volunteer-based organizations committed to relieving isolation and loneliness among the elderly. We offer to people of goodwill the opportunity to join the elderly in friendship a
The Love for Peru Foundation is incorporated in Gulf Breeze, Florida, as a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization, with the purpose of providing aid to people with extreme need in marginal urban areas of Peru, where hundreds of families live in cardboard dwel
To provide excellence in the delivery of a global education in visual, design, media, and related arts, with attendant studies in the history and theory of those disciplines set within a broad-based humanistic curriculum in the liberal arts and sciences.
The Glass Slipper Project collects new and almost-new formal dresses and accessories and provides them, free of charge, to Chicago high school students who are unable to purchase their own prom attire.