• LIFT-Chicago
  • 2325 South Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60616
  • Phone: (312) 316-1899
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Advisory Board

David Axelrod
Founder and Director, University of Chicago Institute of Politics

Patrick Biladeau
Partner and Managing Director, Cresset Wealth Advisors

Caroline Degenaars

David Heyman (Board Chair)
Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Alison Heyman
Children’s Service Board Member, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Israel Idonije
Founder, iF Charities

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Latest Chicago Blog Posts

Isaiah’s Journey with LIFT-Chicago

I first met Isaiah in July of 2018 – less than two weeks after starting at LIFT. So much of my time at LIFT has been defined by my time with Isaiah and, for that, I am so grateful. When he first came up to my table at Educare, I saw right away that Isaiah […]

The Courage to Succeed: Mochinique’s Story

Mochinique joined the LIFT community in the middle of January of 2019. During her intake, she noted that her most important areas of focus were improving her finances and her health and finishing up her Bachelor’s degree. “When I first joined the LIFT program last fall,” said Mochinique “I was not in the best place […]

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