Partners & Nonprofits

The Kindness Connection model is unique, innovative and designed to maximize education, service, and delight in giving.

Charitable Organizations
Since 2006, over 40 nonprofit organizations have received completed Kindness Connection projects to help meet their clients’ needs and put a smile on their faces. These organizations* include:

  • Advocate Good Shephard Hospital
  • Armenian Relief Mission
  • Casa Central
  • Christopher House
  • Common Hope
  • Connections for the Homeless
  • Foundation for Hospital Art
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Head Start
  • Heartland Animal Shelter
  • Hines Veterans Hospital
  • Jesse Brown VA Medical Center
  • La Rabida Children’s Hospital
  • L.E.A.D. Uganda
  • Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly
  • Lovell Federal Health Center
  • Luggage for Freedom
  • Matanya’s Hope
  • McGaw YMCA
  • Meals at Home
  • North Shore Senior Center
  • NorthShore University HealthSystem Hospitals
  • Northwestern Settlement House
  • Operation Homefront
  • Orphans of the Storm
  • PAWS
  • RefugeeOne
  • Reach for Change
  • Rice Children’s Center
  • Robert H. and Ann Lurie Children’s Hospital
  • Special Olympics Illinois
  • Willow House
  • YWCA Evanston/North Shore

* Not all nonprofits listed are currently accepting gifts. TKC donates gifts based on greatest need at the time of the donation.