• John and Kathy Schreiber Give $15 Million to Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    The gift has been directed to Shirley Ryan AbilityLab’s Accelerate Ability fundraising campaign. Specifically, it will fund innovative care and game-changing research targeted to patients with diverse brain conditions.
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    Making a Difference Since 2005: Volunteer and Donor Martin Siegel

    You’d never know from his humble demeanor that Marty Siegel is one of the top serving volunteers ever at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. He’s been a volunteer since 2005, giving more than 3,700 hours of service.
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    2022 Impact Report

    We’re pleased to share what donor generosity made possible this past year with our 2022 Impact Report.
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    Ways to Give

    Learn more about how you can help us Advance Human Ability.

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    SkyRise Chicago 2023 – Event Recap

    On behalf of Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, thank you to all who participated in our 15th Annual SkyRise Chicago!

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    Leave a Legacy

    Learn how you can construct a gift that creates an enduring legacy, supports your personal financial goals and makes a remarkable difference in the lives of patients, today and for years to come.

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    Tax-Wise Ways of Giving

    From stocks and donor-advised funds to retirement assets, there are myriad ways in which donors can make a lasting impact on our patients and research.

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    Give Now

    From high-quality clinical care and groundbreaking research to community programs that improve quality of life, philanthropic support drives our mission.

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    Boards & Leadership

    Since our founding in 1953, we have benefited from exceptional leadership.

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    Ready to give or have questions? Contact our Advancement team.

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    AbilityLab Advancement Department
    355 East Erie
    Chicago, IL 60611
    United States

    More Ways You Can Help

    There are several ways you can volunteer at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

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    Upcoming Events

    We hold both free and fundraising events all year long! Whether you are a long-time donor or new to the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab, don't miss these educational events.


    May 2024



    Rockwell on the River

    Spark! 2024



    Oct 2024



    Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2024


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