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YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

Chicago, IL | http://ywcachicago.org
Joined in July 2007

About Us

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is the oldest and largest women’s organization in the region, with a mission to eliminate racism and empower women. For more than 140 years, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago has been committed to serving the evolving needs of women and families. Today, we help more than tens of thousands of individuals annually through programs focused around Safety & Wellness, Education & Training, and Economic Empowerment. We are the largest provider of sexual assault support services in the state of Illinois, offering crisis intervention, counseling, prevention education and medical and legal advocacy services. We administer the state’s second-largest Child Care Resource and Referral program offering services to families seeking child care and a variety of support resources for child care providers. We also offer career, financial management, digital literacy and business services to help youth and adult members achieve financial stability and obtain training to enter high-growth fields.

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago is the oldest and largest women’s organization in the region, with a mission to eliminate racism and empower women. For more than 140 years, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago has been committed to serving the evolving…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Policy
  • Sexual Abuse & Human Trafficking
  • Women

Location & Contact

  • phone 312-372-6600
  • 1 North LaSalle Street, Suite 1150, Chicago, IL 60602, United States

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