Summer of a Lifetime

How can you support our students?

Give the gift of education! Your gift will support the college dreams of thousands of Noble students across Chicago. 

Impact of your contribution


Provides direct impact scholarship for 3 students to attend 4-8 week programs. Your gift can be designated to a specific college, such as your alma mater.


Provides a direct impact scholarship for 1 student and can also be designated for a specific college.


Sponsors a student’s travel expenses.


Will send an entire class of 20 students from any Noble Campus. 

Of course, any gift you make will enrich the lives of students by opening the door to colleges. 

Give Now

Please click on the Donate button to make an easy, secure donation by credit card via PayPal. If you have specific instructions on how your gift should be used or acknowledged (e.g. for students attending your alma mater), please make a note of it within the PayPal field titled “Special Instructions for gift”. 

By Mail:

Donate to Summer of a Lifetime via cash, check or credit card by sending your contribution to:

Noble Network of Charter Schools
Attn: Summer of a Lifetime
1 North State Street, Floor 7-L
Chicago, IL 60602


Please make checks payable to Noble Network of Charter Schools and put ‘Summer of a Lifetime’ in the memo section. 

If you prefer to give through your donor-advised fund, please use the following information to complete your donation:

1 North State St., Floor 7-L 
Chicago, IL 60602                                                                                                     
Tax ID 36-4241970                                                                                        
Contact: Jill Kohlberg at (312) 348-1880                                                 
Use – To support Summer of a Lifetime

Because Noble is a 501(c)3, all donations are tax-deductible as charitable contributions. Please contact us with any questions about making a contribution

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Other Ways You Can Help

There are many ways to support our work or increase the impact of your gift. Please contact us with any questions about making a contribution Thank you for your support.


Corporate Matching Gifts:

Many employers offer a matching gift program. Check with your employer regarding this opportunity to increase the power of your gift.

Investment Donations:

Your tax deduction will be based on the full market value of the securities at the time of transfer and the gift will avoid capital gains taxes. To make a tax-deductible gift through appreciated stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares, please contact our director at or 


Share our story:

Help share our story and introduce us to your corporate and philanthropic contacts that want to be a catalyst for positive outcomes in our neighborhoods.

Get involved:

Join our Summer of a Lifetime Leadership Council of ambassadors who help expand our network of supporters.

Contact Jill Kohlberg, Executive Director at 312-348-1880 or