Chicago Reader Nonprofit Guide 2022: A joint project with Executive Service Corps

A Journey 2 Manhood

Access Living

Active Transportation Alliance

Adelante Center for Entrepreneurship

ADOPT Pet Shelter (Animals Deserving of Proper Treatment)

Affinity Community Services

Aitz Hayim Congregation

Albany Park Community Center

All Chicago


Alliance for Immigrant Neighbors

Alliance for the Great Lakes

Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment (AFIRE)

Almost Home

Alt Space Chicago (alt_space)

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Illinois

American Indian Center of Chicago

American Veterans for Equal Rights-Chicago

And Rise (&Rise)

Anderson Animal Shelter

Andersonville Chamber of Commerce

Angelic Organics Learning Center

Animal Care League

Anti-Cruelty Society

Apna Ghar


Argentium Care

Arts Alliance Illinois

Arts Work Fund for Organizational Development

Asian Americans Advancing Justice | Chicago


Assata’s Daughters

Asset Funders Network

Association of Latina/os Motivating Action

Austin Chamber of Commerce

BAARK Dog Rescue

Believers Bail Out

Beloved Community Family Wellness Center

Bethel New Life, Inc.

Black Lives Matter Chicago

Blocks Together

Bottomless Closet Chicago

Brave Space Alliance


Bright Endeavors

Brighton Park Neighborhood Council

Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods

BUILD (Broader Urban Involvement & Leadership Development)


Cabrini Retreat Center


Canine Therapy Corps

CARA Collective

Career Resource Center

Career Transition Center of Chicago

CASA of Cook County (Court Appointed Special Advocates)

Cat Guardians


Catnap From the Heart

CCIM Foundation

Center for Advancing Domestic Peace

Center for Conflict Resolution

Center for Disability and Elder Law

Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT)

Central States SER

Central States SER Aurora WIOA Youth Program

Centro Comunitario Juan Diego (CCJD)


Change Illinois

Chapin Hall

Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation (CAASE)

Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness

Chicago Appleseed Center for Fair Courts

Chicago Black Gay Men’s Caucus

Chicago Canine Rescue

Chicago Coalition for the Homeless

Chicago Committee on Minorities in Large Law Firms

Chicago Community Bond Fund

Chicago Community Loan Fund

Chicago Council on Science and Technology

Chicago Fair Trade

Chicago French Bulldog Rescue

Chicago Furniture Bank

Chicago Jobs Council

Chicago Justice Project

Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce

Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning

Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council

Chicago Network, The

Chicago Rabbinical Council

Chicago Rewilding Society

Chicago Run

Chicago Tool Library

Chicago Torture Justice Center

Chicago Votes

Chicago Women in Trades

Child Care Resource and Referral

Children’s Legal Center

Chinese Mutual Aid Association

Choose Chicago

Christian Outreach for Africa

Citizen Advocacy Center (CAC)

Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE)

City Club of Chicago

City Incite

Civic Federation

Claretian Associates

Clean Up – Give Back .Org


Climate Vault

Coalicion Latinos Unidos of Lake County (Latino Coalition of Lake County)

Community Investment Corporation

Community Organizing and Family Issues

Community Renewal Society

Community Service Options

Community Shares of Illinois

Companions Journeying Together


Corporate Responsibility Group of Greater Chicago

Corporation for Supportive Housing

Council of Great Lakes Governors

Creating Healthier Communities

Creative Partners

Crusher’s Club

DANK Haus German American Cultural Center

Debtless NFP

DePaul Legal Clinic

Designs for Dignity

Developing Communities Project (DCP Chicago)

Dion’s Chicago Dream

Disability Lead

Donka, Inc.

Downtown Oak Park

Dreamcatcher Foundation

DuPage P.A.D.S.

Economic Strategies Development Corporation

Edgewater Development Corporation

Edgewater Village Chicago

Educating Voices

Elawa Farm Commissions


Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce

Enlace Chicago

Environment Illinois Research and Education Center

Environmental Law and Policy Center of the Midwest

Equality Illinois

Executives’ Club of Chicago

Ezio Community Development Services

Ezra Habonim Niles Township Jewish Congregation

Family Justice Resource Center

Far South Community Development Corporation

Felines & Canines

Felines of Chicago

Fellowship Housing Corp

Filipino American Historical Society of Chicago

Financial Health Network

First Tee of Greater Chicago, The

Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT)

Friedman Place

Friends of the Chicago River

Friends of Downtown

Full Circle Communities

Genesis Housing Development Corporation

Geographic Society of Chicago

Gerber/Hart Library and Archives

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana

Girls in the Game


Good News Partners


Greater Chicago Legal Clinic

Greater Englewood Chamber of Commerce

Greater Northwest Chicago Development Corporation

Green City Market

Growing Home

Hamilton Wings

HANA Center

Hands of Peace

Hands On Suburban Chicago

Hanul Family Alliance (Korean American Senior Center)

Have Dreams

Heart of Illinois United Way

Heartland Animal Shelter

Helix Education

Hinsdale Humane Society

Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement

Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA)

Hispanic Housing Development Corporation

Holy Family Parish

Home Dupage

Homewood Flossmoor Soccer Club

Honeycomb Project, The

Honor Flight Chicago

Hooved Animal Rescue and Protection Society (HARPS)

Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue

Housing Action Illinois

Housing Choice Partners of Illinois

Housing Forward

Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for Elderly (HOME)

Housing Opportunity Development Corporation

I Grow Chicago

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence (ICAHV)

Illinois Council on Problem Gambling

Illinois Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children

Illinois Doberman Rescue Plus

Illinois Environmental Council

Illinois Environmental Council Education Fund

Illinois Families for Public Schools

Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Illinois Housing Council

Illinois Joining Forces

Illinois Legal Aid Online

Illinois Poor People’s Campaign

Illinois Prison Project

Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Imagine Englewood If

Indivisible Illinois

Inner City Muslim Action Network (IMAN)

Interfaith Action of Evanston

Interfaith Worker Justice

Jack’s Fund

Jane Addams Resource Corporation

Jane Addams Senior Caucus

Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) – A program of JCFS Chicago


Juvenile Justice Initiative



Kenwood Oakland Community Organization

Kids Rank

Korean American Community Services

La Leche League International (LLLI)

Ladder Up

Lake County Coalition for the Homeless

Lakeside Community Development Corporation

Lambda Legal

Lambs Farm

Landmarks Illinois

Latino Policy Forum

Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing

League of Women Voters of Chicago

Legacy Project, The

Legal Aid Chicago

LGBT Chamber of Commerce of Illinois

Lincoln Park Boat Club

Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce

Lincoln Park Conservancy

Local Initiatives Support Corporation Chicago

Logan Square Neighborhood Association (LSNA)

Lost Boyz, Inc.

Love Everything About Dogs Rescue (LEAD)

Lugenia Burns Hope Center


Lupus Society of Illinois

LVEJO (Little Village Environmental Justice Organization)

LYTE Collective

Meals on Wheels – Northeastern Illinois

Medical Organization for Latino Advancement (MOLA)

Mental Health America of the North Shore

Metro Squash (METROSquash)

Metropolitan Family Services

Metropolitan Planning Council

Mid Central Community Action

Midwest Access Project (MAP)

Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans

Military Outreach USA

Miller Beach Arts & Creative District

Muslim American Leadership Alliance

Muslim Women’s Alliance

My Block, My Hood, My City

Naperville Humane Society

National ABLE Network

National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF)

National Council of Jewish Women Chicago North Shore

National Immigrant Justice Center

National Partnership for New Americans

National Women Veterans United

Near North Development Corporation

Neighborhood Housing Services

Neurofibromatosis, Inc.

New Covenant Community Development Corporation

Newberger Hillel Center at University of Chicago

North Lawndale Employment Network

North River Commission

North Side Housing and Supportive Services

Northcenter Chamber of Commerce

Northwest Center Against Sexual Assault

Northwest Side Housing Center

Nurture Your Family

OAI, Inc.

Oak Park Area Lesbian & Gay Association

Oak Park Regional Housing Center

ONE Northside

One Tail At A Time

Open Book

Open Books

Open Lands Project

Opportunity International

Opportunity Knocks

Options for Youth

Organ Transplant Support

Organization for Positive Action and Leadership, The (OPAL)

Organized Communities Against Deportations

Out Our Front Door Organization

Overshadowed Theatrical Productions

PADS Lake County

Parents United for Responsible Education (PURE)

Parliament of the World’s Religions

Partners for Our Communities (POC)

PAWS Chicago

PFLAG (LGBTQ+ and allies)

Plant Chicago

Plum Landing Retirement Community

Preston Bradley Center

Prevention First, Inc.

Pride Action Tank

Public Image Partnership

Puerto Rican Cultural Center

Pui Tak Center

Quad Communities Development Corporation (QCDC)

Rainbow PUSH Coalition

Real Men Charities, Inc.

Rebuild the Hood

Rebuilding Exchange

Reconciling Ministries Network

Reform for Illinois

Renaissance Collaborative

Renaissance Social Services

Renew Moline

Resilience (formerly Rape Victim Advocates)

Resolution System Institute

Resource Center

Resurrection Project

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts

Revolution Workshop

River City Community Development Center (RCCDC)

Rogers Park Business Alliance

Safe Now Animal Rescue and Foster

Save Abandoned Babies Foundation


Season of Concern

Second City Canine Rescue

SERCO – Southwest Suburban Cook County American Job Center

Sheil Catholic Center

Shore Community Services

Shorewood Area Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Shriver Center On Poverty Law

Sierra Club – Illinois Chapter

Simply Virtuous


Skyline Village Chicago

Small Business Advocacy Council

Soroptimist International Midwestern Region

Southeast Chicago Chamber of Commerce

Sow Community Development Corporation

Spanish Coalition for Housing

Spark Ventures

St. Edmund’s Redevelopment Corporation

St. Sophia’s Forgotten Felines

Stevenson Center on Democracy

Streeterville Organization for Active Residents


Supportive Housing Providers Association

Surge for Water Inc.

Syrian Community Network

Tails Humane Society

The Gotham

Thousand Waves

Top Box Foods

Tree House Animal Foundation, Inc.

UNION Impact Center

Ultimate Chicago

United African Organization

United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago

United Neighborhood Organization (UNO)

United Way of Metro Chicago

Unlocking Communities

Uptown People’s Law Center

Urban CPE Consortium

USO of Illinois

Village Chicago, The

Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Voices of Variety

We Care 2 Agency

West Humboldt Park Development Council

West Loop Gate Community Organization

West Suburban Humane Society

West Suburban Chamber of Commerce and Industry

West Town Bikes

Westside Media Project

Westwood Community Development Corporation

Wheel Gymnastics Organizing Committee

Whispering Oaks Girl Scout Council

Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce

Women Employed

Women’s Business Development Center

Woodlawn Diversity In Action

Woodlawn Restorative Justice Hub

Woods, Wyatt and Durham Memorial Foundation

Woodstock Institute

World Chicago

World Relief Chicago


YMCA of Metro Chicago

Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN)

Youth Conservation Corps

Youth Guidance

YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago

Zonta International