Ways to Give

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

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COVID-19 Relief Fund

Working on the front lines of the pandemic, our hospital has quickly pivoted and responded with resilience and innovation to serve our community. Learn more about how our heroic healthcare workers are tackling the many challenges, and how you can help.

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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. In 2021, you may also benefit from gifting cash, thanks to certain extensions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

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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.

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

Learn how you can volunteer with us

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Make a Donation

Your gift of Ability drives our mission.


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.


Nov 2021



Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Giving Tuesday 2021



Dec 2021



Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Pediatric Holiday Target Gift Drive



Oct 2022



Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

Chicago Bank of America Marathon 2022


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