Chicago Foundation for Women is a grantmaking organization dedicated to increasing resources and opportunities for women and girls in the greater Chicago area. To support our philanthropy, the Foundation promotes increasedinvestment in women and girls, raises awareness about their issues and potential, and develops them as leaders and philanthropists. more...Give $5 $25 $50 $ ___
Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Our comprehensive approach to whole girl development equips girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers and grow up healthy,educated, and independent. These positive outcomes are achieved through three core elements: people - trained staff and volunteers who build lasting, mentoring relationships; environment - girls-only, physically and emotionally safe, where there is a sisterhood of support, high expectations, and mutual respect; and programming - research-based, hands-on and minds-on, age-appropriate, meeting the needs of today’s girls. Informed by girls and their families, we also advocate for legislation and policies to increase opportunities for all girls. Join us at girlsinc.org. more...Give $5 $25 $50 $ ___
EMPOWERING PEOPLE TO TAKE ACTION
CAN CHANGE CULTURE
CivicNation believes that empowering people to take action can change culture. We address key social issues – access to education, gender equality, civic engagement and dismantling hate/discrimination – and keep them at the forefront of dialogue and policy. Rather than approach these issues only with the intent to change policy, we are building grassroots movements to change the world—from the ground up.
Through organizing, engagement and public awareness we work with public and private partners to inspire, educate and activate people around the issues that are important to our country. Our initiatives empower people to be agents of change in their own lives. We inspire with culturally relevant content that more...Give $5 $25 $50 $ ___