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Knowledge is our most powerful tool. Please read, share, and talk about what we can do to protect women and their children.
Benjamin*, 27, initially connected with CAWC through our Multi Disciplinary Teams program. A physical and verbal altercation between Benjamin and his (now) ex-boyfriend was overheard by a neighbor, who called the police. CPD’s 14th district police responded, and upon...
Marilyn*,32 years old, arrived at Greenhouse shortly after the holidays with her 2 sons: William 13 years old, and Noah 8 years old. Marilyn was fleeing from her husband who she had been with since she was 15 years old. Marilyn and her children had been living in a...
CAWC has recently introduced a corporate gift match search functionality to help our donors navigate what can often be a complicated process of getting their donation matched by their organization. Corporate giving programs allow companies of all sizes to make...
Get involved with CAWC events and activities
Take a stand, take action, and meet other inspiring people while making a difference. We’ll see you at our next event.
Associate Board Fundraiser: Fall Cooking Class with Private Chef Ryan Silvere
When: Thursday, November, 12, 2020 at 7pm CT
Tickets:$15 + Donation (Pay what you can!)
Where: Virtual! We will email the class link to registrants 30 minutes before the class begins
Looking to support your community during the COVID-19 pandemic? Want to treat yourself to some well deserved self-care after another week of social distancing? Join the CAWC Associate Board for a Virtual cooking class with private chef Ryan Silver @ryansilver. You will be emailed a recipe in advance then all you need to do is log in and join the virtual class to cook along with this incredible chef!
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.