About Vouchers

DSC_0616How does the Chicago Shares voucher system work?

You see someone in need, you give them Chicago Shares vouchers, the person in need buys food and personal care items using the vouchers as currency from a participating location. Vouchers are not valid for alcohol and tobacco items.



You can buy vouchers online on our Purchase Vouchers page. For information about where you can buy vouchers in person, or for a list of which stores accept Chicago Shares vouchers, please visit our Partners page.