Prevail [prē vāl] – to overcome adversity, become stronger, to succeed.

Prevail’s compassionate volunteers work with clients to help them address factors contributing to their immediate financial crisis. Together with the client, volunteers then create customized plans that put clients on the path forward to prevail. Serving our neighbors in the Oak Park, River Forest and surrounding communities.

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Are you looking for a job? Let our trained volunteers help you put your best foot forward. Prevail’s Job Readiness Program is available by appointment on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Call 708-386-1946 x 2104 to make an appointment.

Could you use some help managing your budget? Our Financial Literacy Program provides one-on-one practical financial counseling.  

Please call 708-386-1946 x 2108 to schedule an appointment or for more information.

Volunteer Spotlight

After working together for more than 30 years as counselors at Oak Park River Forest High School, it was only natural that Deborah Bluminberg and Kathi Kyrias would end up working together again…at Prevail.  Find out more about this "Dynamic Duo."

Deborah and Kathi

In the news…

CF logoRead about Prevail in the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation Fall 2014 Newsletter.  Click here to access the Newsletter.



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Read about Prevail in the Wednesday Journal article.  Click here to access the article.



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