How to Help

There are many ways to help the John Howard Association; please see below.  Have another idea?  Please contact us today to let us know how you'd like to help!



The John Howard Association relies upon contributions big and small from supporters like you.  To donate today or to learn more about ways to make a gift, please visit our donation page.  To view a list of our current funders, please click here.  


The John Howard Association of Illinois utilizes volunteers and graduate students to assist us in many areas of our work.  Looking for a way to contribute your time and talents to JHA?  Please visit our volunteering page to learn more.

Join our mailing list 

We regularly send out communications to our allies, including but not limited to our prison monitoring reports, policy statements, and research papers.  Sign up today to ensure you receive all communications on a timely basis.

Connect with us on social media

John Howard Association is active on Facebook and Twitter!  Follow us on Facebook or Twitter today to keep up to date with all of our reports and activities.  Feel free to share our pages with your friends and family to help us spread the word!