NU Public Interest Program

Building a Network of Engaged Citizens to Inspire Change

Past Partners

Academy for Urban School Leadership

Adler Planetarium

Allowance for Good

Alumni for Public Schools

Baker College Prep

By the Hand Club for Kids

Cabrini Connections, Tutor/Mentor Connection


Center for Independent Future

Center for Companies that Care

Center on Halsted

Center for Neighborhood Technology

Chapin Hall 

Chicago Federation of Labor Workers Assistance Committee

Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning

Chicago Public Schools

Chicago Public Schools – Office of Military Programs

Chicago Public Schools – Office of New Schools

Chicago Public Schools – Service Learning Initiative

Chicago Public Schools – Summer Quest

City of Evanston

City of Waukegan

Civic Consulting Alliance

The Civic Federation

Coordinated Advice & Referral Program for Legal Services (CARPLS)

Corporation for Enterprise Development

Cradles to Crayons

Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund

Evanston Community Development Corporation

Evanston Township High School

Free Spirit Media

Galapagos Charter School

Gary Comer College Prep


Grand Victoria Foundation

Heartland Alliance

Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health

Interfaith Youth Core


Lawndale Christian Health Center

LEARN Charter School Network

McCormick Tribune YMCA


Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter

North Lawndale Community News

Northwestern University, Center for Bioethics, Science, and Society

Northwestern University Center for Civic Engagement

Northwestern University Buffett Institute for Global Studies

Northwestern University Institute for Policy Research

Northwestern University Native American and Indigenous People’s Steering Group

Northwestern University Office of Student Community Service

Peer Health Exchange

Philanthropy Awareness Initiative

Project on Civic Reflection

Protestants for the Common Good

Rickover Naval Academy

SAGA Innovations

Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law

Strengthening Chicago’s Youth

The Community Builders, Inc.

Upwardly Global

Urban Partnership Bank

Urban Prep Academies

Wabashco LLC

Youth Job Center of Evanston

Youth Organizations Umbrella (Y.O.U.)