Your donation to Farther Foundation makes a real and lasting impact in the lives of deserving students. Hundreds of donors, large and small, have combined to make life-changing experiences possible.

Your contribution now enables a student to take a bold step beyond the familiar and break the stubborn cycle of poverty. Farther Foundation students are smart and motivated, what they lack are the resources and opportunities to discover what the world has to offer and the many paths they can travel to get there.

How does your donation help a deserving student?

  • A $50 DONATION NOW can help purchase luggage for a student who has never traveled before.
  • A $75 DONATION NOW can pay for a vaccination needed to travel abroad.
  • A $100 DONATION NOW can cover passport and visa fees to allow a student to travel abroad.
  • A $250 DONATION NOW can help purchase hiking boots, a sleeping bag and backpack for a student going on a wilderness adventure.
  • A $500 DONATION NOW can purchase domestic airfare to transport a student to their summer college program or their point of departure for a program abroad.
  • A $1,000 DONATION NOW can be the tipping point amount that allows a student to have a life-changing experience.
  • A $2,500 DONATION NOW is our average scholarship award and is often sufficient to allow a student to spend three weeks on a college campus or two weeks immersed in a foreign culture serving an impoverished community.
  • A $4,000 DONATION NOW is our maximum scholarship to an individual student, and it can make all the difference in the world.
  • YOUR DONATION NOW IN ANY AMOUNT is a meaningful investment in the life of an eager student and is greatly appreciated.

Please make your contribution today.

  • Donations by check can be mailed to: Farther Foundation 223 S. Elmwood Ave. Oak Park, IL 60302
  • Use the links above to go directly to our PayPal site, or visit our website at to securely donate via credit/debit card or PayPal.
  • To make a contribution of stock/securities or other goods or services, please contact us at 708-497-7240 or