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Your donation supports the efforts of volunteer tutors and adult learners in our program by providing funds for tutor training, instructional materials, and tutor and learner support. It also contributes to the financial stability of our organization, thereby strengthening our ability to work toward our mission and vision for a literate western Cook County.

When you give to us online, your information is safe. Our entire site is secure, no matter which page you are on. If you choose an option other than, each site you are directed to is also secure. Please select one of the options below to make your donation.


Make a mobile-friendly donation without ever leaving our site! We use Stripe as our payment gateway. If you would like to donate via Discover card (or any other), please use this donation form. Your receipt will arrive via email within 5-7 business days.


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Personal Check

If you would prefer to send us a check in the mail, please use our post office box address. We love our shared office space on Lake Street, but it does not offer secure mail delivery for shared office tenants.

LVWCC, PO Box 4502, Oak Park, IL 60304

Matching Gifts

Does your employer match charitable donations? Make a gift to LVWCC and report it to your company, usually online. We send them our 501(c)(3) info and they send us the matching amount.

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Square allows us to accept donations in-person via your credit or debit card. We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover, and JCB.




AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support LVWCC every time you shop, at no cost to you. You'll find the same prices, selection, and experience as

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DonorBox provides us with a super simple donation checkout process powered by Stripe. It also gives you the option of setting up a recurring donation that can be changed anytime.

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With BlueFire, you don't have to use a credit card to make an online gift. Simply enter your checking account routing number and account number. Plus, you never have to establish a profile.

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Make a donation through our Facebook page, then share it and get us some likes! Technically, it uses the DonorBox widget and Stripe within our Facebook page, which is superfantastic.

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Donate safely through our PayPal button. It is an old favorite, especially if you have a personal PayPal account. However, you don't need one. On the second screen, look for the continue link on the lower left side.


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