The Impact of Your Gift

Nearly 80% of Northwestern Hillel’s revenue comes from High Holiday ticket sales and the generosity of alumni, parents, and community members.


Imagine What Your Gift Can Do


With $5,000, you can:

Fund the FYSH Fellowship, a leadership development program tailored to first year students at Hillel.


With $3,600, you can:

Sponsor our annual Freshman Fest, an overnight pre-orientation program that celebrates incoming students.


With $2,500, you can:

Provide a scholarship for one student to participate in an ASB immersion journey.


With $1,800, you can:

Sponsor one Shabbat for 100 students at Hillel or Latkepalooza, our annual Chanukah party for over 200 students hosted by the Hillel Exec Board.


With $1,000, you can:

Enrich student leaders’ experience by supporting one leadership retreat.


With $500, you can:

Support one alumni Shabbat or sponsor one table at MegaShabbat.


With $360, you can:

Support one ShireiNU concert or one JTE performance or subsidize one “Seder-in-a-box” for one of the many student-hosted seders during Passover.


With $250, you can:

Provide one Make-it-Happen grant for an innovative student project.


With $180, you can:

Support one Birthright Israel orientation program.


But a gift in any amount will help us enrich Jewish life at Northwestern and beyond.


Donate now.


For more information, contact Shayna Horwitz at (847) 491-5717 or