Never underestimate the power of a plate.

Your donations go beyond putting food on our neighbors' tables; they transform lives. By supporting Northwestern Settlement, you're sustaining our efforts to nurture, educate and inspire children and families hungry for opportunity. You're feeding our neighbors' ambitions for better futures, and supplying them with well-balanced services to empower them. You're building a healthier community. Partner with us today as we transform lives, one plate at time.

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Give with Check or Stock

You may donate online with the form on this page, or if you prefer to give by check, please make it payable to Northwestern Settlement, and mail to the address below:

Northwestern Settlement
1400 West Augusta Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60642

Details to donate appreciated stocks is available here.

Donating Clothing and Furniture

Give In Kind

Have gently used clothing, furniture, or other items? The Settlement also accepts a wide range of gifts for our programs. Contact us with any questions or to arrange a donation! See wish lists of items needed for each program:

Wish List

Food Pantry Donation Guidelines

Kids Playing


Northwestern Settlement is a 501(c)(3) legal, designated charity that serves needy children and families of Chicago’s west side. 100% of your donation is tax-deductible.