Skokie Community Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization EIN 26-0680878. Your donation is tax deductible to the extent provided by law.

Give Any Dollar Amount through Debit and Credit Card

Please consider adding 3% to your donation to cover credit card fees.

Make a Recurring Monthly Donation

Set it and forget it! Join our loyal Recurring Donor program and set up automatic donations to help us build Skokie’s future.

If you would like to donate a custom monthly amount you don’t see listed here, please email us to get it set up.

If you are giving in honor or in memoriam of someone, please complete this form before or after you submit your donation.

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Make a Donation without fees via PayPal Giving Fund, your Donor-Advised Fund (DAF), or Zelle

Choosing one of these options means every dollar you give goes to SCF.


Use this QR code, or add [email protected] to your Zelle account to make a quick and easy donation.

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NOTE: Zelle does not give SCF donor information, so please complete this form to receive an acknowledgment letter.

Other ways to contribute


Made out to:
Skokie Community Foundation

Mailed to:
Skokie Community Foundation
8022 Lincoln Avenue
Skokie, Illinois 60077

  • Designate a gift or portion of your estate to Skokie Community Foundation and, in some cases, receive a substantial reduction in federal gift and estate taxes.
  • Make a gift of cash, stocks, bonds, real estate, or other assets. Your charitable gift qualifies for tax advantage under federal law.
  • Make Skokie Community Foundation a full or partial beneficiary of your life insurance policy or retirement account. This is an easy way to make a legacy gift without modifying your will.

For further information or with any questions, please contact us at: 224-935-5950 or

Thank you for your support of Skokie Community Foundation as we work to improve life for all in Skokie.

pollinator garden

Make a donation while you garden through our partnership with North Shore Plant Club

Skokie Community Foundation receives 5% of plant sales purchased from North Shore Plant Club through our affiliate link.

North Shore Plant Club’s mission is to make gardening more accessible to the community. Membership is free and grants you access to their near-wholesale plant prices and free gardening advice – all while supporting Skokie Community Foundation!

Questions? Email: [email protected]

Skokie Community Foundation has awarded $250,000 to community grant partners who, working together, have improved life for our friends, neighbors and community in Skokie.

We want to do even more and you can help us!