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In Their Own Words

"I attribute a lot of growth, a lot of how I changed as a person, to Marwen." -Marwen Student

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From the Beginning

Since 1987, more than 8,000 under-served Chicago youth have unlocked their creative potential at Marwen.  Marwen opportunities are free for students. This is only possible with the support we receive from individuals, families, companies, and foundations that share our commitment to changing lives through access to the visual arts.

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Giving to Marwen

Contributions may be made online by check or credit card.

Contributions may be made via mail (instructions at right).

Gifts may be made in honor or memory of a friend or loved one.

Your employer may match your contribution.

Make a gift of stock: have your broker call 312.944.2910.

The Marwen Impact

Read about the impact of Marwen in the profile of alumna Bianca Diaz here.

View two thank you letters to Marwen from sisters Mariah and Jadyn here.

Donate by Mail

To make a donation by mail, write:

833 North Orleans Street
Chicago, IL 60610

For more information, contact the Development Department.

Please Note

Marwen is a 501( c )3 oganization. Gifts to Marwen are tax-exempt to the extent allowed by law.

Marwen endorses a Donor Bill of Rights, demonstrating our commitment to protecting donor privacy and does not sell, trade, or share donors’ personal contact information.

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