Thank you to our generous sponsors for supporting Anixter Center’s 8th Annual Benefit for Ability: A Century of Service.

Welcome to Anixter Center


Anixter Center has proudly served hundreds of thousands of people in the Chicago area since 1919. Today, we focus our work on serving people with disabilities, behavioral health needs, and people who are Deaf, DeafBlind, or Hard of Hearing through a variety of programs.

A happy group of volunteers and Anixter Center clients sorting clothing.


Anixter Center is able to meet the needs of people because of a strong and dedicated staff, a committed Board of Directors, and generous donors and partners. Learn how you can become part of the Anixter family!


Anixter Center is incredibly grateful to the people who volunteer their time and donate their resources to support the people we serve. The generosity of people helps us provide best in class services to those in need.

A woman and man working together on a project. One of the many ways Anixter Center can help.

Anixter Center News & Community Reach

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Yard Sale at Anixter Center

On Saturday, June 29th, Anixter Center will have a yard sale at 6050 N California Ave. (formerly Ferst School) from 9:00 [...]