Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation: Support for Retired Educators

The charitable arm of the IRTA, the Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation, was established in 1985 to provide support to retired educators in need.

Services offered by the IRTA Foundation include:
Financial Assistance for Retired Educators
The Foundation offers ongoing financial aid to retired teachers experiencing significant financial hardship. This includes monthly support as well as emergency aid when necessary.

If you or someone you know is struggling to meet financial commitments, please apply for aid by sending a completed financial assistance application to the IRTA Foundation at 828 S. Second St., 4th Floor, Springfield, IL 62704. The application form can be downloaded by clicking here or requested by calling 1.800.728.4782.