Charity Details

CircEsteem

Youth Circus Supports Chicagoland Kids Through Homework Tutoring and Circus Arts- Won't You Help!?

Issue Area: Arts, Culture, Humanities , Education
Non-profit Status: 501(c)3
Mission:
Since 2001, CircEsteem’s mission has been to unite youth from diverse racial, cultural, and economic backgrounds and help them build self-esteem and mutual respect through the practice of circus arts.
Specific Needs:
We are looking for items that will help support our mission through our performances-both in-house and travelling: iPod, iPod dock, Portable Speakers, PA with detachable speakers, traveling van, GPS system for existing vehicles, video equipment for recording performances, permanent lighting instruments for performances in our space, gymnastic equipment such as mats, trampolines, wedge mats, knee pads, wrist guards, ballet slippers and tumbling shoes. Circus items such as juggling balls and clubs, suspenders, peacock feathers, powder coating for some of our equipment. In addition office items such as Ikea Galant style desks for maximum seating, shelving systems for closets to maximize small storage.

Our Needs:

Cameras & Photography
Computers & Computer Accessories
Food & Drink
Other
Home Furniture
Office Furniture
Office/School Supplies & Equipment
Electronics (other) & Accessories
Gently used Circus/Gymnastics gear