Make a Donation
Your investment in our work goes a long way. By donating to Ada S. McKinley, you are supporting community-driven, reputable programs serving more than 6,000 people annually at over 75 locations, primarily in Chicago, with additional sites in Wisconsin and Indiana. Approaching its 100th anniversary, McKinley is one of the largest human services organizations in the country. Services are provided 24-hours, 365 days a year.
Thank you in advance for investing in the future of our communities! Ada S. McKinley Community Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Your contribution is tax-deductible to extent allowed by law.
Donations by Mail:
Ada S. McKinley Community Services
1359 W. Washington
Chicago, IL 60607-1905
*Checks should be made payable to Ada S. McKinley Community Services.
Corporate Partnership Opportunities
Corporate partnerships are critical to assisting the agency in fulfilling its vision that all people have the opportunity for education and employment.
Contact Us to learn how you can support our mission to empower, educate and employ people through sponsorship’s, along with in-kind contributions of time, talent and supplies.
Sponsorship Opportunity: Trunk Scholarships for College Students
Each year, we provide off-to-college trunks to first-year college students. The trunks are filled the things they need to reach success in their new environment (desk supplies, bedding and linens, electronics, etc.). The scholarships were founded by Revie Sorey, our former Director of Educational Services and Chicago Bear, and are made possible by annual sponsors and community partnerships. Download the Trunk Scholarship Sponsor Packet
Community Service Projects
Check out how Peoples Gas and HSBC/ Rebuilding Together Metro Chicago contributed their time and talents to the agency by refurbishing and making updates to two of our sites.
Contact Your Legislators
The vision of Ada S. McKinley is that all people have the opportunity for education and employment. The agency relies on state and federal funding support to make to make this possible.
We encourage you to contact your elected officials and urge them to consider, continue, and increase funding for human services programs.
Support Us While You Shop
The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 5% of eligible Amazon purchases for shoppers who designate Ada S. McKinley as their charity of choice. Designate Ada S. McKinley as your AmazonSmile beneficiary.
Ada S. McKinley Community Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or age. In addition, the agency offers special programs that provide training and employment opportunities for adults with disabilities, enabling them to live with dignity and to become self-sufficient. Learn about current Employment Opportunities at the agency.