AfG Teen Uses Entrepreneurial Spirit for Good

CHICAGO – Evanston-based Allowance for Good seeks to develop the rising generation of global philanthropic leaders who cultivate global citizenship and empower others around the world to achieve their full potential. Josh Lustig animates our mission. Josh, a recent graduate of Evanston Township High School, walked into the Evanston Public Library nearly two years ago, just after completing his sophomore year of high school as a participant in Allowance for Good’s inaugural Global Philanthropy Summit (GPS). Read more >

Global Engagement Expedition to Nicaragua

CHICAGO – Spark Ventures ( and Allowance for Good ( are teaming up to offer an exciting volunteer opportunity for Chicagoland youth. This partnership will bring a group of 16 travelers, including seven middle and high school age youth, on an unparalleled volunteer travel excursion in Nicaragua. Learn More >

Press Release: Global Philanthropy Summit 2014

For Immediate Release: Allowance for Good announces its third annual Global Philanthropy Summit, a gathering of youth to explore social entrepreneurship, international development, and Chicagoland’s philanthropic sector. This year’s theme of Social Entrepreneurship in Action will bring together a wealth of speakers from across sectors. Learn More >

GPS Speakers 2014

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