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Through these challenging times, Little City is able to remain strong and innovative because of the support of our generous donors. We thank you, and are looking forward to continuing to grow our capacity to meet the needs of children and adults with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Contributions by Mail

Make a tax-deductible contribution via cash, check or money order.

Checks should be payable to:
Little City
1610 Colonial Parkway
Inverness, Illinois 60067

Donor Advised Funds

Please consider recommending a grant to Little City from your donor-advised fund. We are more than happy to honor your preferences. If you would like more information, please contact our Chief Philanthropy Officer at 847-221-7880.

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Planned Giving

A charitable bequest is a wonderful way for you to help further the work of our organization and its mission. Contact Jayne McGrath at jmcgrath@littlecity.org.

Stock Donations

If you would like to make a donation of appreciated stocks or bonds to Little City, please contact our gift advisor:

Shawn E. Jeffers
Executive Director


Raise funds for Little City every time you search online. Through GoodSearch, each time you search the Internet or shop online at a participating retailer, a donation will be made to Little City at no cost to you. Download the free toolbar to begin searching and shopping today.


Turn your online shopping and searching into much-needed donations at www.igive.com. iGive.com is totally free. Plus, you get access to free shipping deals and exclusive coupons, on top of the great deals you’ll find every day through a network of 1,000+ stores, the iGive Button makes it simple.


AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Little City every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Little City.

To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

On your first visit to AmazonSmile, you will need to select Little City Foundation as your charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.

Donate Your Unwanted Gift Cards

Little City is thrilled to announce, in partnership with Raise, that we now accept gift cards as donations! Raise is an online gift card marketplace that connects consumers to sell their unwanted or partially used gift cards, with others who will buy gift cards at a discount. If you have any unused or partially used gifts cards, consider donating them in support of Little City.

To donate, please mail your gift cards to:

Little City
1610 Colonial Parkway
Inverness, Illinois 60067

Or, you can drop them off at the above office location. For any questions, please email tmaraccini@littlecity.org.

“Little City uses an affirming message – that it’s a good world, there’s a place for my kids in the world and Little City will help them find it.”

Rachel, mother of children receiving home-based support services