• Giving Tuesday Lincoln Square Ravenswood
  • #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1st 2020, people around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.

  • Details

    Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020
    Time: Noon - 3pm 
    Donation drop-off site: Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce, 2611 W. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago IL 60625

    Non-perishable food donations will be split between the Friendship Center, Brave Space Alliance and Common Pantry, we'll also be accepting on behalf of 

    About Friendship Center
    The Friendship Center provides hope and dignity in our community through access to food, vital resources, and critical social services.

    About Common Pantry
    Common Pantry is dedicated to providing emergency food and social services to our neighbors in need on Chicago's North Side while addressing the root causes of food insecurity and poverty.

    About Brave Space Alliance - Brave Space Alliance is the first Black-led, trans-led LGBTQ Center located on the South Side of Chicago, dedicated to creating and providing affirming, culturally competent, for-us by-us resources, programming, and services for LGBTQ individuals on the South and West sides of the city.

    About The Woolgathering Project - Socks are frequently the most requested items at shelters, so the Woolgathering Project aims to collect as many socks as possible to distribute them to those in need. Please donate unopened socks for men, women, and children in need.

  • Donate Online to Local Non-Profits

  • CHIRP Radio CHIRP Radio

    CHIRP Radio, 4047 N Rockwell Street

    Donors can support 107.1FM CHIRP Radio, providing local, independent radio to the north side of Chicago and beyond, at chirpradio.org/donatenow.

  • Common Pantry Common Pantry

    All donations are tax-deductible, and help us serve those in need. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, we are able to purchase food at a significantly reduced rate, helping your donation go farther. Just $1 provides four meals. We also welcome your donations to support our operating costs and emergency food supply fund. 

    Click here to donate today!

  • DANK Haus DANK Haus

    DANK Haus, 4740 N Western Avenue

    Your donations on Giving Tuesday helps the DANK Haus remain a major social, cultural, and educational institution in Chicago; a place that will preserve and celebrate German culture for generations to come.

    As a 501(c)(3) organization, donations to DANK Haus German American Cultural Center are fully tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.

    Click here to donate today!

  • Gateway to Learning Gateway to Learning

    Gateway to Learning, 4925 N Lincoln Avenue

    Gateway to Learning reopened at limited capacity on 9/8 to about 1/3 of our normal participants. We continue to provide lifelong-learning opportunities to the adults with intellectual challenges and developmental disabilities in our community. With a reduced capacity, we fight to keep our programming open for now and for the future and that is why community support is so vital for organization.

    This year, for Giving Tuesday, every donation makes a significant impact on our ability to provide programs that promote active inclusion in our community. And every donation of $175 or more is matched by The Coleman Foundation with $175. Donations can be made online at www.gatewaytolearning.org or by check dropped off at our location at 4925 N. Lincoln Ave. Donations can be accepted anytime between now and December 1st for the match.

  • Lawrence Hall Lawrence Hall

    Lawrence Hall, 4833 N Francisco Avenue

    Tune in on Facebook this Giving Tuesday to see how you can help support the good work being done at Lawrence Hall.Use your power of ONE to create positive change for Lawrence Hall's resilient youth this Giving Tuesday.  Or click here to donate now.

  • North Side Housing and Supportive Services North Side Housing and Supportive Services

    North Side Housing and Supportive Services - 4410 N Ravenswood Avenue

    Any financial donation made to North Side Housing will be matched, up to $20,000 in honor of #GivingTuesday thanks to a generous donor! Giving Tuesday, an international day of giving rounds out the Thanksgiving weekend on Tuesday, December 1, but you don't have to wait-- any gift made to North Side Housing will be matched starting today! Please take advantage of this opportunity to double your impact! CLICK HERE to donate.

  • Search, Inc. | Planet Access Co. Search, Inc. | Planet Access Co.

    Planet Access, 2003 W Montrose Avenue
    Search, Inc., 1925 N Clybourn, Suite 200

    Starting November 1st, you have a special opportunity to make your donation to Search Inc. go twice as far! From Nov 1 – Dec 1, any online gift of $200 or more to Search Inc. will be matched by the Coleman Foundation. Our goal is to raise $20,000 by midnight on Dec 1, #GivingTuesday. Your donation, in any amount, will help us reach our goal! Click here to donate today.

  • Donation Wish List​:

    • Cereal
    • Canned fruit
    • Cooking oil
    • Pasta sauce
    • Soup
    • Easy prep meals (i.e. Hamburger Helper)
    • Canned meals (i.e. raviolis)
    • Ground coffee
    • Salad dressing
    • Ketchup, mustard and mayo
    • Baby food and formula
    • Toothpaste
    • Deodorant
    • Disposable razors
    • Bar soap
    • Shampoo
    • Feminine hygiene products
    • Disposable diapers
    • Mouthwash
    • Seasonal clothing and household goods
    • Pet food and pet supplies

  • Donate on Giving Tuesday & Enter to Win Big!

    On Tuesday, December 1st, support one of our local non-profits, and you will be entered to win one of several prizes from a local business.  All you need to do is submit your receipt from your donation and you will be entered into the raffle  The more receipts you submit, the more chances you have of winning!


      Receipts that are eligible include any non-profit organization between Foster (North), Ashland (East), Montrose (South), and Chicago River (West).  Business receipts from LSRCC members outside of this service area are also eligible to be submitted.
      Email a photo of your receipts that shows the organization's name, date of donation, and donation amount.  
      Submit you receipts by Friday, December 4, 2020.  Winners will be selected the following week.





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