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People just like you have raised money for all kinds of amazing breakthroughs and unique programs at Lurie Children’s.

What Will You Do?

Donate your birthday. Throw a party. Host a lemonade stand. Climb a mountain. You can do anything to raise money for the patients and families at Lurie Children’s! There’s no limit to the ways you can fundraise.

By creating a fundraiser and rallying your community, you help amplify our mission to provide healthier futures. However you choose to fundraise, our community fundraising team is available every step of the way to help make your fundraiser a huge success.

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Starting your own fundraiser is as easy as answering a few questions. When you register online, you’ll get access to a personal fundraising page, tons of resources to make your fundraiser a success and access to our Community Fundraising team who will help you along the way. For more information about how to get started and how our team can help, check out our frequently asked questions.

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Inspiration Station

Top Individual Fundraisers
Brian Hodous
Raised $446,145.87
Alexander Pancoe
Raised $286,801.75
Doug Veliky
Raised $218,373.41
Jamie Weiss
Raised $208,164.72
Matthew Jurjovec
Raised $136,342.25
Top Fundraising Groups
Redwood Games
Raised $124,385.54
Sound of Wishes Ensemble 2023 Annual Concert
Raised $10,417.09
Altar’d State Water Tower Place
Raised $2,640.77
Raised $300.00
Chesterton Brickworks Supply
Raised $75.23

The difference you make

As a nonprofit hospital, we depend on donations to provide everything to make Lurie Children’s the very best place for kids. When you host a fundraiser, the dollars you raise help deliver healthier futures for every child.


can help make a child’s hospital stay a more positive experience with activities, supplies and toys


provides patients with the support they need to thrive after lengthy hospital stays


supports clinical trials to help discover new or more effective treatment options


means we can attract the very finest candidates and train the next generation of specialists


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