Supporting Qumbya

Thank you for your interest in supporting Qumbya. There are many ways of supporting us:

  1. Spreading the word about Qumbya. One of the ways that we can self sustain is by ensuring that vacancies in our houses are filled and putting in a good word about us is always helpful.
  2. Engage withs us! Like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram, come over for dinner, or help at a work holiday.

Recently, we’ve been asked to include a donate button on our website for members and alums, and their friends and family to donate to Qumbya. If the best way for you to support us is through a monetary donation, we accept donations through PayPal. Qumbya Housing Cooperative is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization created to provide affordable, democratic housing on the south side of Chicago. To donate, simply click the PayPal button below or send a check or postal money order to:

Qumbya Housing Cooperative
5225 S Blackstone Ave
Chicago, IL 60615

PayPal Donation

We also have an Amazon Smile account, if you use Amazon.

Thank you! We deeply appreciate your support.


All donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law and will be used towards general operating costs, including maintenance projects &  expenses, maintaining affordable rent, and organizational operating expenses.