Democracy is a verb.


Foundation and Corporate Partners

We are grateful for the generous support of our foundation and corporate partners:

Augustana Henze Endowment – Advocate Charitable Foundation
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
The Boeing Company
The Brinson Foundation
Chicago Bar Foundation
The Chicago Community Trust
Crown Family Philanthropies
The Field Foundation of Illinois
Francis Beidler Foundation
Helen Brach Foundation
Hive Chicago Fund for Connected Learning
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
The Joyce Foundation
Tyson Foods
Leo S. Guthman Fund
Local Initiatives Support Corporation
Polk Bros. Foundation
Pritzker Traubert Family Foundation
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation
Starbucks Foundation
State Farm Foundation
United Way of Metropolitan Chicago, Inc.
Voqal Chicago
W. Clement & Jessie V. Stone Foundation
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Woods Fund of Chicago


teachers participate in Mikva Challenge programs across the country.


of Mikva alumni continue to volunteer in their communities, vs. only 36% of 18-29 yr. olds nationwide


young people served in the Chicagoland area, California and Washington DC


students campaigned during the 2015-16 Election Season


students from 117 schools nationwide presented speeches and/or worked on civic action projects


of Mikva alumni encourage their friends and family to be politically engaged, vs. only 35% of 18-29 yr. olds nationwide


Mikva students serve as election judges each election cycle


of Mikva alumni are registered voters, vs. only 53% of 18-29 yr. olds nationwide

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