Your donations enable the Chicago Freedom School to support young people to create a just world.
Every donation makes a difference:
$25 pays for transit cards for a Freedom Fellow to participate our Summer Leadership Institute.
$60 covers the stipends for two youth to facilitate an "Understanding Adultism" training for adults.
$100 provides healthy meals for our Project HealUs program.
$250 underwrites the cost of an emerging organizer to attend our Rev Up Training Institute.
$500 sponsors a Freedom Fellow.
For questions about donating or other ways to support our work, please contact us at 312-435-1201.
Become A sustaining donor by giving monthly!
It's easy to make a monthly donation to the Chicago Freedom School, and it is one of the best ways to provide sustained support for our work. Consider joining our $10 for 10 Team and commit $10 per month in honor of our Tenth Anniversary!
Special Giving Opportunities:
Send the Youth Leadership Board to the Allied Media Conference June 15-18, 2017 in Detroit!
The Youth Leadership Board is raising $1,500 so they can attend the Allied Media Conference in order to build media based organizing skills and networks with other grassroots organizing groups. Help them get there!
Held every summer in Detroit, the conference brings together a vibrant and diverse community of people using media to incite change: filmmakers, radio producers, technologists, youth organizers, writers, entrepreneurs, musicians, dancers, and artists.
10th Anniversary Moments of Justice Sponsorship
We are so excited and proud to mark our Tenth Anniversary in 2017! On November 3, 2017, we will hold our 10th Annual Moments of Justice gala to celebrate youth-led social change in Chicago and our commitment to creating new generations of young social justice leaders.
Please consider becoming an event sponsor!
$300 - Leader - 5 tickets, name listed in the program book
$500 - Organizer - 5 tickets, name listed in the program book, 1/4 page ad, social media shout out (if desired)
$1,000 - Changemaker - 8 tickets, name listed in the program book, 1/2 page ad, social media shout out (if desired)
$2,500 - Visionary - 10 tickets, name listed in the program book, name/logo on printed event material, social media shout out (if desired), 1/2 page ad in the program book
$5,000 or more - Catalyst - 10 tickets, name listed in the program book, name/logo on printed event material, social media shout out (if desired), full page ad, logo and link on CFS website
The Chicago Freedom School is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization. Your donations are tax-deductible by the fullest extent of the federal law.