More Donation Options

Shop and support Chicago’s next generation of engineers when you designate CEF as your beneficiary.  Chicago Engineers’ Foundation receives 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. Visit AmazonSmile for details.

CEF is recognized as a PayPal Giving Fund charity. You can make gifts in support of Chicago’s future engineers through the Fund anytime, 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 Birthday fundraisers are a great way to make your day even more special.  Create a fundraiser in lieu of gifts to support Chicago’s future engineers.  Chicago Engineers’ Foundation is a designated Facebook nonprofit organization and all proceeds from your generosity go directly to CEF.  Find out how to set up your own Facebook fundraiser.