Boys & Girls Clubs

For 100 years, the Union League Boys & Girls Clubs have served the after-school development needs of Chicago’s disadvantaged youth. Today, ULBGC provides programming centered on academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles to nearly 15,000 youth from the Chicago neighborhoods of Pilsen, Humboldt Park, the Near West Side, Englewood, Bucktown, and South Lawndale. Each summer, thousands of Club members venture to Salem, Wisconsin for a fun- and education-filled time at our 247-acre residential summer camp. For more information, visit

Luminarts Cultural Foundation

The Luminarts Cultural Foundation supports young Chicago artists, writers, and musicians by selecting 20 Luminarts Fellows annually. Luminarts Fellows receive recognition and financial support, and are cultivated by the Foundation as they continue their artistic practice to the betterment of Chicago's cultural landscape.

Chicago Engineers' Foundation

The Chicago Engineers' Foundation empowers young people to become future engineers. Through classroom outreach, scholarship awards and career development opportunities, CEF offers Chicago students resources to achieve their engineering career goals. Find out more at