Make a Gift.  Make an Impact.

Your gift can strengthen the profession of social work.

I would like my donation allocated to the following UIC Jane Addams College of Social Work fund(s): (please do not include dollar sign or commas)

UIC JACSW Annual Fund:    $

UIC JACSW Scholarship:    $

UIC JACSW Class of 1973 Scholarship Fund:    $

UIC JACSW Class of 1990 Scholarship Fund:   $

UIC Jane Addams Center for Social Policy and Research Fund:    $

Jane Addams Birthday Challenge

And the Winners of the Jane Addams Birthday Challenge are…

Most Dollars Raised: Classes from 1970–1979 (plus two members from 1969) – $2,578

Most Donors: Classes from 1970 -1979–20 donors 

(Classes from 1980 -1989 finished in second place with 16 donors raising $1,704.)


Thanks to all who contributed. We had representation from EVERY decade and from our non-alumni friends.  A total of $6,330 was raised from 56 donors to support the college’s scholarship programs and annual fund.

Jane Addams would be proud of you for celebrating her birthday with gifts to her namesake college of social work as we carry forward her mission of social, racial, and economic justice.

Special thanks to the alumni who spearheaded the campaign for their decades:  Randy A. Fisher, MSW ’73; Carol Goldbaum, PhD ’88, Roseann Adams, MSW ’91, Elizabeth Tumiel, MSW ’07, and Brian L. Kelly, PhD ’13. 

Donors from the winning class years – Save-the-Date – Thursday, December 7, 2017 for your congratulatory reception and Hull-House tour.  More information to follow.

I believe strongly in education's power to transform lives and hope fellow alumni will give back to the University that gave us great starts in our careers.

Lorraine Henrickson, MSW '73

What’s New With You

What makes Jane Addams College of Social Work (JACSW) unique? You do!  Our alumni share a passion ― to make a difference in the lives of the underserved. Your work contributes to making society a more just place for those marginalized by race, poverty, and social conditions. Collectively, our over 8,000 alumni are changing the world for the good one organization, policy, and person at a time.

We want to keep in touch with you and, if you choose, to share your story and accomplishments. Update your contact information so we can keep you informed about current happenings at the College, and let us know about your latest project, research, award, or new job.

Participants at Continuing Education Event
Class of 1991 Graduates with Chancellor Amiridis, Dean Hairston, and Alumni Board Treasurer and Alumni Celebration Co-Chair, Joel Rubin

Connect & Engage

At Jane Addams College of Social Work, we are proud of our alumni and the contributions they make to the field. It’s important to celebrate our accomplishments and expand our professional network. The JACSW annual Alumni Awards are newly established to honor a Distinguished Alumnus and a Rising Alumnus. The criteria and application for these awards are here.
Want to connect with colleagues and classmates? The JACSW annual Alumni Celebration is the place to be! Check back for information on the 2018 celebration and organize a table with your classmates and colleagues. And, watch your email for the quarterly editions of the JACSW Alumni & Friends e-newsletter.

JACSW Alumni Board

The Alumni Association Constituency Board of Jane Addams College of Social Work is composed of fellow graduates proud of their degrees and willing to advocate on behalf of the College. They actively encourage interest and involvement in JACSW among fellow graduates, current students, and the general public. Members plan an annual reunion, sponsor continuing education, mentor current students, serve as field placement supervisors, and make connections between you, UIC, Jane Addams College of Social Work, and the greater community. See who’s on the board and how you might become involved.

Members of the Alumni Board

Contact the Office of Advancement

Jacquelyn M. Bonavia, MA, CFRE
Director of Advancement
Jane Addams College of Social Work, MC 309
1040 West Harrison Street, Room 4018
Chicago, IL 60607-7134
Telephone: (312) 413-2305
Fax: (312) 996-1802

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