Through the generosity of individuals, foundations and corporations, the Museum is able to honor those who were lost in the Holocaust by teaching universal lessons combating hatred, prejudice and indifference.

Your individual gift helps support our world-class exhibitions, education and public programming, and general operation of our building. It also allows us to develop and create new programs.

$500 can bring a school field trip of 65 low-income students to the Museum to learn the lessons of the Holocaust and hear the firsthand stories of a survivor or eyewitness
$250 can continue to support world-class exhibitions such as Stories of Survival: Object. Image. Memory
$150 can ship a Teaching Trunk filled with curricula and resources to a school anywhere in the country
$75 can help purchase art supplies for family programs and field trip programming
$40 can help cover travel expenses for Holocaust survivors to tell their story in the community

To donate online, click here or call the Development office at 847.967.4821.

To make a gift by mail, download this form and mail to:

Development Office
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, IL 60077

Matching Gifts

Many companies will match your donation and often double or triple the impact of your gift. Please check with your company’s Human Resources department to learn if they offer a matching gift program and their specific guidelines and procedures.

2016 Commit to the Future Capital Campaign

To learn more, call 847.967.4821 or email


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