Make an immediate impact. Please consider making a donation today.
An investment in our youth is an investment in our collective future.
Every dollar matters, as After School Matters aims to provide more than 26,000 after-school and summer program opportunities for Chicago teens in the coming year. When you invest in After School Matters, you know that your support is going to the heart of what matters; our teens.
Ways to Give
Cash or Check
- Checks and cash can be mailed to After School Matters 66 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL 60601.
- Donate through our website.
- Click here to find out if your company matches gifts and sign-up for After School Matters to receive a match donation.
A gift through your will or trust
A gift through your will or revocable trust is a simple and meaningful way to acknowledge and celebrate the critical role that After School Matters plays in Chicago. Here is sample language that you can share with your attorney when making a bequest to After School Matters:
- Sample Language for a Will or Trust: For a specific bequest: “I hereby give and bequeath $___ from my estate to After School Matters, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation, Chicago, Illinois, for its general purposes.
- For a remainder gift: “I hereby give and bequeath all (or ___%) of the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate to After School Matters, an Illinois not-for-profit corporation, Chicago, Illinois, for its general purposes.
- Tell Us About Your Gift : If you’d like to include After School Matters in your estate plan, please let us know by completing this confidential form . This form is not legally binding and may be amended at any point.
Gift of Appreciated Securities
- To transfer stock to After School Matters, please fill out a Notice of Securities Transfer form and return it to Alex Goodman, Annual Giving Manager, at [email protected]
- If you would like to make an in-kind donation, please contact Devon Stewart, Annual Giving Coordinator, at [email protected]
- Shop on Amazon Smile and 0.5% of all your eligible purchases will be donated back to After School Matters. Set ASM as your beneficiary today!
- If you would like to purchase supplies directly to help our teens succeed in their programs, please visit our Amazon Wish List found here.