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Monthly Recurring Gift

As a monthly donor, you are helping students get their learning back on track; giving teens a safe space to create and connect; and empowering Chicagoans through technology access and digital skills development.

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Your gift helps communities heal

As we heal and recover from the challenges of 2020, our priority is to ensure Chicagoans of all ages and stages of life have access to the support and services necessary to rebuild lives and revitalize communities – across 81 branches in 77 neighborhoods—365 days a year.

Check out the impact of your support here:

$5 – 9

Funds summer learning activities for 10 children and their families.

$10 – 41

Funds dynamic digital media and creative experiences for 20 teens.

$42 – 83

Funds one week of virtual Teacher in the Library homework help for students K – 12.


Funds materials and expertise for 300 adult learning opportunities.

As a monthly donor, you become a key part of our collective effort by:

Providing a reliable source of funding that drives greater impact long-term.

Giving the sustained support needed to transform more lives.

Investing in what makes sense for you.

We look forward to welcoming you into our circle of monthly giving friends.

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