Show your support for Naperville and NEF on December 1 for Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving and doing good.

Help NEF raise $10,000 necessary to ensure that our programs continue to support Naperville 203 students in this year like no other, when needs are so high. Every dollar makes a difference in the lives of Naperville 203 students.

Six Ways to Support NEF (and Naperville) on Giving Tuesday

Shop for clothing and accessories at J. McLaughlin
Shop for clothing or accessories in-store, call to shop virtually or email the store team to make your purchase on December 1 and 15% of proceeds will benefit NEF.
Bring a local grocery store gift card to the store to be entered in a raffle! All gift cards will be distributed to Naperville 203 families in need.
J. McLaughlin
10 AM – 5 PM
216 S. Main Street, Naperville

Enjoy Mexican food made with fresh ingredients and authentic techniques at Guzman y Gomez
Enjoy authentic and fresh Mexican food from Guzman y Gomez ALL DAY on December 1. Mention NEF when ordering at the restaurant, online or through the app and 20% of your purchase will support NEF!

Guzman y Gomez
6 AM – 11 PM
1519 N. Naper Blvd., Naperville

Celebrate your creativity with a painting class or take home kit from Pinot’s Palette
Two ways to participate!
1) Order take-home kits for any painting at any time (all supplies included with video recorded or printed instructions) and use code NEF at checkout. 20% of store sales will support NEF. Fun for all ages!
2) Join the NEF fundraiser class on December 1 from 7-9 PM, at home (virtually) or in-studio, to paint the Catching Snowflakes painting below. $10 from each seat will support NEF!

Pinot’s Palette
175 W. Jackson Avenue, Suite 123, Naperville
Take-home kits (use code NEF)
In-Studio event (no code needed)
Virtual event (no code needed)

Feed your curiosity with a book or toy from Anderson’s Bookshop or Toyshop
Shop at Anderson’s Bookshop or Toyshop on December 1 and they will donate 20% back to NEF. Mention NEF at checkout.
Or shop online on December 1 and use code NEF for 20% of proceeds to support NEF. Shipping or in-store pickup available.

Anderson’s Bookshop
123 W. Jefferson, Naperville
10 AM – 6 PM

Anderson’s Toyshop
111 W. Jefferson Ave, Naperville
10 AM – 6 PM

Set up a Facebook fundraiser in support of NEF
Active on Facebook? Want to support NEF? You can create a personal fundraiser to raise funds for NEF. Facebook will match $7 million in qualifying donations made on Facebook on Giving Tuesday!
Go to to set up your own fundraiser and your friends can donate directly through Facebook.

Make a donation
Donate to support the students of Naperville 203 at any time.
Monthly giving options available.

Or mail a check payable to NEF to:
Naperville Education Foundation
203 W. Hillside
Naperville, IL 60540


#203BeSomeone who makes a difference for the students of Naperville 203 on Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving.