More Donation Options

CEF is recognized as a PayPal Giving Fund charity. You can make gifts in support of Chicago’s future engineers through the Fund via PayPal, eBay, Airbnb, Nextdoor, and many other online platforms. Tax-deductible donations go directly to CEF, with no administrative fees. Visit the CEF page for more information.  Learn more about PayPal Giving Fund participating companies.

Start your online shopping at to designate Chicago Engineers’ Foundation as the beneficiary for donations from 1000’s of stores.  CEF receives monthly gifts for every eligible purchase.  Visit to get started.

Facebook fundraisers are a great way to support Chicago’s future engineers.  Create your own fundraiser on your Facebook page to celebrate a birthday, a graduation, or just because.  Chicago Engineers’ Foundation is a designated Facebook nonprofit organization and all proceeds from your generosity go directly to support Chicago students.  Find out how to set up your own Facebook fundraiser.