Community Resources

In the Barrington IL Area

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Advocate Charitable Foundation
(630) 929-6900
Philanthropy to expand access to care, enhance patients’ experiences, enable innovation and improve healthy outcomes.

Barrington 220 Educational Foundation
(847) 381-6300
Initiatives that enhance learning that are not otherwise supported by tax revenues.

Barrington Area Artists Association
(847) 767-6672
An association of local artists.

Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC)
(847) 381-2525
Advocate for business through networking, business management assistance, exposure, education and referrals.

Barrington Area Community Foundation
(847) 382-8800
Grants seed money to charitable organizations in the Barrington area.

Barrington Area Conservation Trust
(847) 387-3149
Preserves open lands, natural resources, equestrian character and scenic beauty for the Barrington communities.

Barrington Area Council of Governments
(847) 381-7871
Develops, promotes and implements policies, plans and priorities for regional land use, legislation, environmental protection and other programs.

Barrington Area Council On Aging (BACOA)
(847) 381-5030
Offers programs to help seniors and caregivers.

Barrington Area Development Council
(847) 381-2210
Seeks to identify, initiate, support and conduct programs that improve community life in the Barrington area.

Barrington Area Digital Photo Gallery
Promoting awareness and appreciation of the natural beauty of the Barrington area through digital imagery.

Barrington Area Soccer Association
Youth soccer organization for age 3-HS both recreational and competitive travel programs.

Barrington Area Tennis Association
(312) 965-6001
Promotes tennis as a healthy option for fitness and physical activity.

Barrington Area Volunteer Connection
Fostering connections between Barrington area nonprofits and local volunteers for the benefit of individuals, organizations, and the community.

Barrington Breakfast Rotary Club
(847) 836-0494
Humanitarian service organization serving the people of our local communities.

Barrington Campus Life Center
(847) 387-3757
5,000-square-foot multifunctional space designed to meet the needs and interests of students.

Barrington Children’s Charities
(312) 965-7004
Donates monies raised to support and address the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of children based on need.

Barrington Children’s Choir
(847) 630-2434
Children’s choir with children from all local areas in grades 2-12.

Barrington Giving Day
(847) 727-9391
Non-profit that provides necessities to low-income families in the 220 School District by holding events throughout the year.

Barrington Junior Women’s Club
(312) 285-4599
Nonprofit that helps women, children and seniors through volunteerism and philanthropy.

 Barrington Lions Club
(847) 381-0954
Committed to building a brighter future for the Barrington community.

Barrington Masonic Lodge
(847) 348-9461
Freemasons are the oldest and largest fraternity in the world supporting many charities within the community.

Barrington Noon Rotary Club
Service organization bringing together business and professional leaders to provide humanitarian services.
(847) 836-8321

Barrington Township Republican Organization
(847) 609-0736
Supporting Republican elected officials, candidates, organizations and causes.

Barrington Youth and Family Services
(847) 381-0345
Social service agency providing family and youth counseling, personal coaching, youth outreach and prevention programming.

Barrington’s White House
(224) 512-4284
Center of cultural events, business and organization meetings, and a venue for fundraisers.

Bellarmine Jesuit Retreat House, Inc.
(847) 381-1261
Silent weekend retreats for men and women of faith based on The Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

BHS Barrington Quarterback Club Inc.
(708) 209-6567
Barrington High School Football Booster Club.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Dundee Township
(847) 551-4309
Club for at-risk kids through high school that offers a safe, supportive, fun and enriching environment to nourish character and inspire potential.

BStrong Together
(224) 848-4548
Supports parents, children and youth, community members and others impacting the lives of children.

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Caring Women’s Connection
(847) 334-6755
Supports charitable organizations serving women and children and other community programs in need in Lake County

Cultivate Behavioral Health and Education
(888) 476-8485
Therapeutic treatment center designed to the needs of individuals displaying symptoms of autism, neurological and developmental disorders and behavioral concerns.

Citizens for Conservation
(847) 382-7283
Land protection, restoration, stewardship, conservation of natural resources and education.

Dream Riders
(815) 788-1020
Equine-assisted activities.

Elderwerks Educational Services
(847) 462-0885
Senior programs and resources.


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Fox River Valley Pony Club
(312) 320-1605
Develops character, leadership, confidence and a sense of community through a program that teaches the care of horses, riding, and mounted sports.

GiGi’s Playhouse
(847) 885-7529
Changing perspectives of Down syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and free therapeutic and educational programming.

Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois
(844) 476-4463
Creating an accepting and nurturing environment for girls.

Go Green Barrington
(847) 754-9255
Raising environmental awareness in the Barrington area.

Home of the Sparrow
(815) 271-5444
Shelter and program services for homeless women with children.

Kaleidoscope School of Fine Art
(847) 381-4840
Fine art classes for children, teens and adults, ages 4 and up.


Lake County Partners
William Whitmer
100 Tri-State International Dr., Ste. 122
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
(847) 597-1220

Let It Be Us
(847) 764-LIBU
Adoption and education of children in Illinois foster care.

Little City Foundation
(847) 221-7840
A nonprofit serving children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities.

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Mane in Heaven
(847) 477-7825
Therapy for disabled and able-bodied children and adults through animal-assisted activity with miniature horses.

Mia’s Dream Foundation
(847) 312-7646
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization raising awareness and funds for pediatric cancer research.

Mindful Waste
(312) 493-9224
Two moms on a mission to eliminate food waste.

National Alliance on Mental illness (NAMI) Barrington Chapter
(847) 496-1415
Improving the quality of life for individuals and families affected by mental illness through support, education and advocacy.

NeuroBalance Center
(847) 800-6162
Education, health care, fitness rehabilitation and counseling for those living with MS, PD and other neuromuscular autoimmune conditions.


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Parker Players Barrington
(847) 382-2789
Offering public theatrical and artistic performances.

Project Hope House
(224) 993-5600
Provides suicide prevention assessments, resources and education.

Rahab’s Daughters
(224) 333-0911
Works to stop modern-day slavery.

Raue Center For The Arts
(815) 356-9010
Performing arts organization.

Samaritan Counseling Center of the Northwest Suburbs
(847) 382-4673
Helping individuals, couples, families and youth with holistic mind, body, spirit, evidence-based therapy.

Scouts BSA | Pathway to Adventure Council
(847) 846-9400
Provides programs for young people.
Safe place to find hope, help and healing with mental health therapists.

Snow Angels Farm
(847) 987-9085
Mentoring services for local children that emphasizes learning, teamwork and leadership.

SOUL Harbour Ranch Animal Therapy Program
(855) 408-SOUL (7685)
Customized retreats that include partnering with highly-trained therapy animals.

The Build Team
(224) 633-9943
Helps families struggling with financial and personal burdens to complete home repair projects.

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation
(630) 615-6033
Provides support through discussions, observations, intake assessments and more for families with students with autism.

Veterans of Lake Barrington Shores
(847) 304-1638
Involving the community in local veterans- supported events.

Walk On
(847) 381-4231
Therapeutic horseback riding programs.

Willow Creek Care Center
(224) 512-1183
Offers services for those in need, including: food, clothing, employment, legal & financial counsel, vision & dental clinics, prison/re-entry, car repair and more.

We Belong to Each Other
A movement designed to nourish a community of care and compassion where everyone has inherent worth and dignity.

WINGS Program, Inc.
(847) 519-7820
Providing a pathway to independence for adults and children who are escaping from domestic violence and abuse.

World Leaders Forum
(847) 628-2076
Bringing world-renowned speakers to the community.