ASPIRA has a rich history of wakening our youths’ potential to achieve goals they didn’t believe they could attain. Since 1968 ASPIRA has worked to instill, in our youth, the desire to further their education and use their knowledge to make positive and lasting contributions in their community; because we believe youth are essential to the socio-economic development of their communities
Today, thousands of leaders in the business sector, government, community and various professions credit ASPIRA for helping pave their way to success and will tell you, “Once an Aspirante always an Aspirante!”
Your donation will make an incredible difference in the lives of our youth and their families. Here’s how:
All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law as charitable contributions. ASPIRA of Illinois is a 501(c) 3.
ASPIRA was founded in the spirit of community service. Our volunteers play a critical role in carrying out ASPIRA’s mission by supporting our staff and making a lasting impact on our ASPIRANTES. The commitment of their time and enthusiasm inspires our students and participants to continue on their educational and career paths.
Volunteers will also gain valuable experience working in a non-profit/school setting, as well as develop their leadership skills while working with youth and community members.
Please reach out to us at 773-252-0970 for more information or send us an email!