Annual Report FY15Ripples to Waves | FY15 Annual Report

On behalf of the future generations we impact both in our own backyard and around the world, thank you. You empower us collectively to achieve greater impact. And you give us the freedom to discover our own potential to affect change at the secondary school in our own backyard or in a village of hope thousands of miles around the world. Take a moment to journey through our annual report to learn of our collective accomplishments and the role you have played in carrying us from ripples to waves.

Global Philanthropy Summit Comes to a Close; Leaves Youth with Message of Social Empowerment

CHICAGO — July 24,  2015 — Allowance for Good’s fourth annual Global Philanthropy Summit, which came to a close last week, taught youth ages 13-18 numerous ways they can help and impact their local communities. Keep reading >>>

ELP Program Educates Students on the Work of Chicagoland Foundations

CHICAGO – March 4, 2015 — Allowance for Good brought together the Robert R. McCormick Foundation and the Jack Miller Family Foundation to share insights with students of its Emerging Leaders in Philanthropy program. Keep reading >>> 

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 >>>


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