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Logan Square Mutual Aid

Supporting our community through mutual aid

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Goal
Rent Support

With the eviction moratorium set to end 10/3/21, we expect an increase in rent support requests. This donation will be directed towards rent suppor... Read more

$1,815.95 USD of $10,000 USD raised (18%)

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Diapers

We spend $400/month on diapers for families with small children. This donation will be directed towards that cost.

$386.36 USD of $400 USD raised (97%)

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Food Distro Van

We spend $500/month on van rentals to rescue and distribute food throughout our neighborhood. This donation will be directed towards our monthly tr... Read more

$217.99 USD of $500 USD raised (44%)

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Top financial contributors

Individuals

1
Jonah Eggleston

$2,000 USD since Dec 2021

2
Jeremy

$1,600 USD since Mar 2021

3
Mollye Levin

$1,600 USD since Apr 2021

4
Joe Ondrey

$1,600 USD since Jul 2021

5
Emily Lorentzen

$1,200 USD since Aug 2021

6
Guest

$1,200 USD since Nov 2021

7
Caleigh O

$1,000 USD since Nov 2021

8
Sarah Horn

$850 USD since Mar 2021

9
L Wall

$750 USD since Jun 2021

10
Paramount Chicago

$750 USD since Jan 2022

11
Jes Davis

$625 USD since Apr 2021

12
Brynelle

$600 USD since Sep 2021

13
Brian Taylor

$535 USD since Dec 2021

14
James Irwin

$516 USD since Dec 2021

15
Incognito

$500 USD since Aug 2021

Organizations

1
LSMA PayPal

$9,258.27 USD since Oct 2021

2
Logan Square Mutual Aid

$7,000 USD since Mar 2021

3
Logan Square Mutual Aid PayPal

$2,750 USD since May 2021

4
Open Collective COVID-19 Relief Fund

$35.98 USD since Mar 2021

Logan Square Mutual Aid is all of us

Our contributors 140

Thank you for supporting Logan Square Mutual Aid.

Mollye Levin

Admin

$1,600 USD

Rhiannon Rossi

Admin

$210 USD

Melanie Hoekstra

Admin

$142 USD

LSMA PayPal

$9,258 USD

Jonah Eggleston

$2,000 USD

Jeremy

Food Distro Van

$1,600 USD

Joe Ondrey

sponsor

$1,600 USD

Emily Lorentzen

sponsor

$1,200 USD

Budget


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Monthly financial contribution to Logan Square Mutual Aid...

Credit from Jesse to Logan Square Mutual Aid

+$10.00USD
Completed
Contribution #181515
-$300.00 USD
Pending
Invoice #89958
-$174.24USD
Paid
Receipt #89206
cash assistance
$
Today’s balance

$13,884.87 USD

Total raised

$43,041.50 USD

Total disbursed

$29,156.63 USD

Estimated annual budget

$33,335.77 USD

About


Logan Square Mutual Aid is here to offer our community consistent service, care, and critical resources. In the midst of this global pandemic and with many facing economic hardship, we feel the best and most effective thing we can do—apart from social distancing—is to be there for our fellow neighbors. If you choose to donate or volunteer, you will be joining over 200 of your fellow neighbors supporting our community.

This fundraiser was created to provide aid and service to our most vulnerable neighbors in Logan Square. Similar to many other neighborhoods, Logan Square has been impacted by the pandemic and likely recession. We have heard stories from our neighbors who are now without consistent income and are struggling to buy groceries for their family, to purchase critical medicine and medical supplies, and to keep up with the other care and supplies needed to meet their basic needs. The $3000 we have raised so far has directly supported 55 people and their families through the purchase of food, basic medical supplies, and household essentials. We hope this fundraiser will enable us to provide at least 200 more families with support (approximately $10,000), as well as provide sustainable funding to continue to support our community throughout what might be a long recovery as well.

We are also accepting in-kind donations of food, household items, and refrigerators and freezers to store food. Please reach out to lsmutualaid@gmail.com to coordinate an in-kind donation.

We are dedicated to standing together while facing these unprecedented times—in solidarity, not charity. For more information on requesting help or signing up to volunteer, please check out our website at https://www.logansquaremutualaid.org/ 

Our team