Chicago Women Take Action (CWTA) is a group of activists of all ages, united by our commitment to advocate and fight for the social justice, economic security and peaceful world in which women and their families can thrive. We are confident that working together, and with others, our voices, our actions make the critical difference.
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Chicago Foundation for Women is the fiscal sponsor of Chicago Women Take Action (CWTA). Contributions to Chicago Foundation for Women are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Chicago Foundation for Women is a public foundation that has been designated a 501 (c)(3) agency. Funds are professionally managed and carefully allocated to maximize the benefits to women and girls throughout metropolitan Chicago.
Chicago Foundation for Women (CFW) is proud to announce the 2020 Impact Awards honoring local leaders for their efforts to create safe, just, and healthy […]
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By Vanessa Daniel Ms. Daniel is the executive director of Groundswell, a foundation that supports grass-roots organizing by women of color and transgender people of color. […]
Chicago Foundation for Women is a leading convener of women in Chicago. Check out our upcoming events below. All of our events, including those hosted by our Giving Councils, are open to the public unless otherwise specified.
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