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Your support impacts everything that we do every day at Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.
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Record Gift for New Research Hospital

Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan have pledged a record gift to advance RIC's revolutionary work
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Nancy Knowles Bequeaths Generous Eight-Figure Gift

Knowles’ gift will underwrite the hospital’s Strength and Endurance Lab and 10th floor Sky Lobby garden.
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Ways to Give

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

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How to Get Involved

An integral part to our success is a community of volunteers, corporations and organizations who give of their time and talents to help our patients succeed.

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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, donor advised funds, and retirement assets, there myriad ways donors can make a lasting impact for our research and patient needs.

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

Help us Advance Human Ability

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Boards + Leadership

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

Contact Us

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

Phone Number:



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 2020



Four Seasons Chicago

Spark! 2020



Sep 2020



Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Art in Motion 2020



Oct 2020



Grant Park
Chicago, IL

Chicago Marathon - 2020


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