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CAWC Holiday Appeal 2019 My name is Esmeralda. Before I came to CAWC, I called myself a domestic violence victim. But through individual and group counseling and a new support network who truly care about me, I realized that I am a survivor. I am a champion. And I’m...
CAWC is thrilled to announce the start of our annual Adopt-a-Family program. Help put smiles on the faces of survivors and their children who live in our shelter or who receive services at one of our sites. We also include survivors without children as we want to...
Through the Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network, Chicago-area domestic violence service providers come together to raise awareness about domestic violence, as well as money for the organizations. Funds raised help provide comprehensive programs and services for domestic violence providers and their children.
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2020 Sounds of Silence Gala
When: March 14, 2020, 6 – 11pm
Where: Hyatt Recency Chicago
Save the date for CAWC’s annual fundraising gala! Sounds of Silence will be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. If you would like more information about becoming a sponsor for next year’s Gala or to make a donation to the silent and live auctions, please contact Jennifer Jackson-Outlaw at email@example.com, or call her at 773.489.9081, ext. 215.
Associate Board Fundraiser: Zanies Night Club
When: Thursday, April 30, 2020
Where: Zanies Comedy Club,1548 N. Wells St., Chicago, IL 6061
Join the Associate Board for our annual Spring fundraiser to help us support Connections for Abused Women and their Children. Enjoy a night of fun including a raffle for great prizes! This event is for guests ages 21+
Run Domestic Violence Out of Town
When: October 13, 2019
Where: Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Through the Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network, Chicago-area domestic violence service providers come together to raise awareness about domestic violence, as well as money for the organizations.
Breaking free and growing strong, together
Women from every walk of life can suffer from domestic violence. Together, we can all rise above.