Our mission at Friends of LaSalle is to raise funds dedicated to improving the overall student experience at LaSalle Language Academy, a Chicago public magnet school.

LaSalle Language Academy is first and foremost an execellent CPS elementary school. LaSalle, through it's magnet programs, gives specific emphasis on learning foreign languages and understanding other cultures. All LaSalle students attend foreign language classes daily and participate in integrated activities helping them understand other cultures and points of view.

Faces of LaSalle

Video produced by Rich Christian and Sedgwick Productions.

The Friends of LaSalle (FOL) funds programs that are vital for EVERY LaSalle student. With a budget of over $130,000, EVERY dollar makes a difference toward our goal of providing an outstanding education for the children.


Become a Volunteer

Time. Talent. Treasure.

Friends of LaSalle's ability to provide learning and enrichment programs at our school is driven by the three "T"s of volunteering. Time, Talent, and Treasure. Whether you can contribute little "t"s or big "T"s, it doesn't matter. We need your support to make LaSalle Language Academy the best educational experience for our children.

Volunteer Now

Visit the Friends of LaSalle Facebook page to keep up to date with FOL events.


If you would like more information about how you can volunteer, please contact us.

Friends of LaSalle Language Academy, Inc.
1734 North Orleans, Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 534-8470