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  • Giving Tuesday

    #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, November 27th 2018, people around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.

    To assist in this global day, the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce will be accepting non-perishable food donations all day Tuesday on behalf of the Common Pantry and Lincoln Square Friendship Center.  Please join us and be a part of this global celebration.

    LSRCC office doors will be open 8am - 7pm on Tuesday, November 27th for your food donation deliveries. **New this year, you'll also be able to drop off donations at Beans and Bagels (2601 W. Leland) and The Perfect Cup (4700 N. Damen) during business hours on Giving Tuesday!**

  • Details

    Date: Tuesday, November 27th 2018
    Time: 8am - 6pm 
    Donation drop-off site: Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce, 2611 W. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago IL 60625

    About Lincoln Square 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.

    **New this year, you'll also be able to drop off donations at Beans and Bagels (2601 W. Leland) and The Perfect Cup (4700 N. Damen) during business hours on Giving Tuesday!**

  • Care for Real Pet Pantry Care for Real Pet Pantry

    Urban Pooch Canine Life Center, 4501 N Ravenswood Avenue and Urban Pooch Training and Fitness Center, 5400 N Damen Avenue

    Urban Pooch is joining forces with Care for Real to help pooches in need this Holiday Season!  Please come in to both locations and consider donating to a Great Cause!

    The Urban Pooch Dog Toy Donation Drive for CARE FOR REAL Pet Food Pantry.  All Dog Toys donated will go to dogs in need during the Holidays! 

    We think all dogs deserve a Fun Toy to play with during this festive Season. In order to make it even easier to donate - Urban Pooch is offering a Great Deal of 50% OFF Bark Box Retail Toys (excluding the Season's Treatings toys) if you purchase to donate. You can even write a quick message on a Sticky Note and include it on your toy before donating!

    Come in SOON - so we can get these toys to the dogs in need early in the Season! Ho! Ho! Ho!

  • 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. An easy way to donate is through AmazonSmile where Amazon will automatically donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to Common Pantry. Simply go to AmazonSmile and select Common Pantry as your charity of choice.

    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!

  • David L. Hoyt Foundation David L. Hoyt Foundation

    The David L. Hoyt Foundation, 4054 N Lincoln Avenue

    Help support David L. Hoyt Foundation's mission to help kids learn through play through IL Give: https://www.ilgive.com/organizations/david-l-hoyt-education-foundation

  • Gateway to Learning Gateway to Learning

    Gateway to Learning

    This year on Giving Tuesday,  make a donation to Gateway to Learning and Facebook will MATCH your donation! And if you give $175 or more, The Coleman Foundation will match that donation.

    When you donate to Gateway to Learning, you are providing lifelong learning opportunities for the participants in our programs.

    Click here to donate now!

  • Lawrence Hall Lawrence Hall

    Lawrence Hall, 4833 N Fransisco Avenue

    Help Lawrence Hall with a Giving Tuesday Facebook Fundraiser, it's easy! Click here and select Lawrence Hall as your nonprofit of choice to fundraise for, set a goal and share with to your Facebook page. Facebook will match up to $7 million in donations dollar for dollar on Giving Tuesday starting at 7:00 a.m. CST on a first-come, first-served basis. Use your power of ONE to create positive change for Lawrence Hall's resilient youth this Giving Tuesday.

  • Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club

    NBGC, 2501 W Irving Park Road

    Help make a difference in a child's life by donating to the Neighborhood Boys and Girls Club! NBGC is hosting a Facebook Fundraiser on Giving Tuesday - donations brought in through Facebook will be matched by Facebook!

    Click here for details.

  • The Friendship Center The Friendship Center

    The Friendship Center, 2711 W Lawrence Avenue

    Look Good while Doing Good with a fashionable Tote Bag from the Friendship Center.  Let everyone know that "Fighting Hunger is my Jam" and you get to know the that proceeds from this sale will help us fight food insecurity in Lincoln Square, Ravenswood, and surrounding neighborhoods in North-West Chicago.  Makes a great gift!

    Click here for purchasing details.

  • The Greater Chicago Food Depository The Greater Chicago Food Depository

    The Chopping Block, 4747 N Lincoln Avenue

    The Chopping Block will be donating 5% of all retail sales on Giving Tuesday to the Greater Chicago Food Depository.

  • The Night Ministry The Night Ministry

    Neighborly, 2003 W Montrose Avenue

    Shop for a Cause - 10% off all sales in Store will be donated to local non-profit, The Night Ministry

  • Toys for Tots Toys for Tots

    Genevieve, 4745 N Lincoln Avenue

    10% of sales will be donated to Toys for Tots on Giving Tuesday!

  • Welles Park Advisory Council Welles Park Advisory Council

    Welles Park Advisory Council, 2333 W Sunnyside Avenue

    Would you be willing to make a special year-end contribution of $10, $25, $50, or $100 to help us continue our work? Any amount will help us toward our goal. 

    Click here to donate now.

  • 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
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