Contribute to the science programs you value.

Put your money where your mind is!  ISC is a 501c3 nonprofit organization, which means your donation of any amount supports our science outreach work and is tax deductible to you. There are a variety of ways you can make a tax-deductible contribution to ISC. We welcome and greatly appreciate donations of any size!

Paypal or Credit Card:

Donate Direct from your bank via Zelle:

Use the direct pay option from any major bank (list here , e.g. Chase, BofA, WellsFargo, etc.) with No Fees for either donor or recipient if sent direct to If you want to donate in someone’s name, include it and their address and we’ll send them a note sharing your generosity!

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Mail us a Check:

Illinois Science Council
3503 N. Hoyne Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618-6111



If you are a company interested in event sponsorship, or thinking of an in-kind donation of some sort, email us your thoughts.