Venture to Mexico with AfG this summer

Join our multigenerational trip to Bucerias, Mexico! Our trip focus is social enterprise and microfinance, and it promises to be a unique and memorable experience. Learn more and register here.

Allowance for Good and McKenna Foundation Engage Youth Philanthropists

EVANSTON – January 13, 2015 – On a Sunday evening, there are not many households in the country where you will find middle and high school students voluntarily gathered to discuss philanthropy. Yet in the McKenna household in Winnetka, Ill., you will find just that. Keep reading >>>

Allowance for Good featured on WBEZ Worldview

In September, Allowance for Good was featured on WBEZ Worldview alongside our partner Spark Ventures discussing our recent trip to Nicaragua. Hear AfG youth, Sylvana, and AfG founder and executive director, Elizabeth share their experiences. Listen to the interview here.

How Will You Empower the Next Generation?

We all have a story. A narrative that describes our experiences that led us to who we have become. We see these stories unfold every day among  youth developing roots in philanthropy and civic engagement. Read more and get involved in our #roots2ripples Campaign!

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