Support the students following in your footsteps.

Whether you live near or far, in Chicago or across the globe, as a Spertus graduate, the work you do is our badge of honor.

Our alumni are the lifeblood of Spertus Institute. You are our ambassadors to new communities, our envoys to new students, and our advocates for the impact a Spertus education can make.

We also ask that you support the opportunities available to your fellow alumni and to the students who follow in your footsteps. Your contribution will ensure continuing education resources for nonprofit professionals, scholarships for incoming students, and the expansion of Spertus services to meet new needs.

Please consider a gift to Spertus today. We need your support. Our students need your support.

An investment in Spertus is an investment in the future.

Contributions are 100% tax deductible.




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Describing Spertus

We asked three students studying improv at Chicago's renowned Second City to come up with a tagline for Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership. The outcome was surprising and hilarious — and we have it on film. Click below to enjoy!

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