Giving Societies

Chicago Commons donors are part of a dynamic philanthropic community – one that is actively celebrated and recognized. With our deepest gratitude, we acknowledge our donors through the following giving societies. Click on each society to learn more.

Victor F. Lawson Society
The Victor F. Lawson Society recognizes those donors whose cumulative lifetime giving is greater than or equal to $25,000. Learn more.

Graham Taylor Society
Members of the Graham Taylor Society have supported Chicago Commons with a gift of $1,000 or more for at least two consecutive fiscal years (July – June). Learn more.

Lea Taylor Society
The Lea Taylor Society is comprised of donors who have agreed to leave a portion of their estate or other planned gifts to Chicago Commons. Learn more.

Friends of Commons Loyalty Circle
Friends of Commons have made a donation of any size for at least three consecutive fiscal years (July 1-June 30). This circle is open to donors of any amount. Learn more.

For more information on any of the giving societies, contact Cheryl Wisniewski at or 773-826-4256.