Camp Hope

Camp Hope


Your kindness and generosity have a profound impact on our community!  We are grateful for all donations, large and small.  Below are several ways to help! Camp Hope is a 501 c 3 charity. 

Joe's Bar


The Annual Summer Event is Back!

Joe's Bar
Thursday, June 22
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Joe's on Weed
940 W. Weed Street
Chicago, IL 60642

Join us for a fun evening of summer in the city!  Your wristband ticket includes all you can drink domestic and imported can beer, well drinks, wine and soda along with an great appetizer buffet from 6-9pm. Held on the rooftop deck of Joe's! Tickets are $30 in advance, and $35 at the door.  Walk-ins accepted!


Summer Sweatshirt Drive

Donate $35 to our Sweatshirt Drive
and receive a free sweatshirt for you or for a camper!

These heather gray sweatshirts are made of high-quality Cotton/Polyester and are
stitched with the Camp Hope logo across the chest. 
  All sweatshirts donated for campers will be given out at camp. 

Donations to the Sweatshirt Drive can be accepted through the website by donating online.


Donate Online
You Can donate online through PayPal (secure site)

If you would like to make a donation in honor of a friend, loved one, or special occasion there is a comment field at the end of the PayPal screen.  We will be happy to send a commemorative note acknowledging your gift and your donation for a special recipient.




 Sponsorship opportunities are available in the following ways:
-  $1,000  One camper for a week
-     $500  One camper for half a week
-     $300  An entertainer's fee (horseback riding, musical group, etc)
-     $200 One camper for a day
-     $100 Art, P.E. or Carnival supplies 



Annual Fundraiser - November 2017

Details for our 2017 Fundraiser will be available  soon.


Volunteer Your Time

We appreciate all donations, whether financial or volunteer hours.  To find out how you can volunteer to assist Camp Hope contact us at



Donate via Check

Make checks payable to Camp Hope and mail to:

Camp Hope
Post Office Box 687
Lake Forest, IL  60045