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FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT Changing the tune Image courtesy of New York Times Opinion. Two weeks ago, hundreds of women and men across […]
Members will make collective investments in equal opportunities for women and girls on Chicago’s South Side. On Tuesday, April 3, Chicago Foundation for Women (CFW) […]
120 groups across region set to participate in Talk It Out: #MeToo (March 19, 2018) – This week, March 19 – 24, Chicago Foundation for […]
Kristen Thometz Chicago Tonight, WTTW Next week, more than 120 groups in the Chicago region will discuss how to end gender bias and sexual harassment […]
FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT Making History Three generations of activists: CFW Alumnae Council member Marcia Love with family. What does it take for […]
K. Sujata Crain’s Chicago Business For months, we have walked along the razor’s edge with #MeToo. On one side, a cultural change in which women’s experiences […]
Lisa Bertagnoli Crain’s Chicago Business The YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago on Jan. 1 began offering six weeks of paid leave to employees who meet Family […]
FROM THE DESK OF THE PRESIDENT New Legacies REV. JERALD JANUARY SR., REV. WILLIE BARROW AND PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA Black History Month was created to […]
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