ALL IN for Allerton

Allerton is the place that you’ve grown to know, and to love. It’s your place. You have the opportunity to bring Allerton from a place — to a passion.

Our $8 million ALL IN initiative, in conjunction with the University of Illinois’With Illinois” campaign, will grow endowments, add diverse programming, and create accessible facilities. We’re asking for the community’s help to continue to build the Allerton Legacy – creating a sustainable future and ensuring that this place is here for future generations to experience.

To inspire the community to utilize and value nature, history, and the arts through accessible and sustainable programming, research, and facilities.

Capital Improvements: $4 Million
Reimagined | Accessible | Inspiring

Endowments: $2.5 Million
Protected | Sustained | Growing

Programming: $1.5 Million
Vibrant | Connecting | Diverse

Click here to lend your support! With your help, we look forward to a sustainable and inspired future.

Our Associate Director of Advancement, Bridget Frerichs, would be happy to talk with you about specific projects, naming opportunities, and planned giving options. You can reach her at or 217-333-3287.