WITS is committed to comprehensive program evaluation to ensure positive impact is made on every student served. Annual program evaluation consistently demonstrates positive gains for WITS students – proving that one-on-one reading with trained literacy mentors and teacher-led professional development help to increase student reading skills and attitudes. This data informs all program enhancements and opportunities for growth and expansion. The below reports provide the full outlook of how WITS performs as a completely privately funded organization and the strides being made in program outcome and design.


WITS strongly believes in making financial records easily accessible to those who support and care about the organization. Other financial reports and tax forms can be requested by emailing development@witschicago.org

2017 Illinois Form 990Audited Financial Statements Letter of 501(c)3 Status 



WITS aims to share all evaluation information compiled. This provides school partners with the data needed to identify how WITS can best serve their students, as well as providing insight to investors on the impact of their support.

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