Meet our 2024 Library Foundation Award honorees.

Monthly Recurring Gift

As a monthly donor, you are helping students thrive in and out of school; 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 sustain Library programs!

Thanks to our community, our Library is so much more than a place to check out the latest bestsellers. Our priority is to ensure Chicagoans across 77 neighborhoods has access to lifelong learning programs that bridge divides, connect communities, and support a more informed and engaged city.

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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