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Philanthropy

As a neuroscientist, professor, and artist, Hande Ozdinler works to find a cure for ALS (amyotrophic lateralsclerosis) and more recently, she brings together both the arts and science with the Art Loves Science Foundation. more

Change Makers

Grace Hou, President of Woods Fund and other Chicago Women in Philanthropy, are catalysts for change in Chicago. Here they share how to be agents of change and impact. more

Change Makers

As you start to think about end-of-year charitable giving, learn more about how to make sure you are making informed decisions about where to donate and how. more

Work + Money

A pink house will appear in Motor Row in coming months, and it will have people talking. Olusola Akintunde conceived of spaces that benefit cancer research while building a community and serving as art—the first will be here in Chicago. more

Style + Trends

Caryl Stern, President & CEO, UNICEF USA

UNICEF USA

Caryl Stern, President & CEO, UNICEF USA, talks about the growing needs of child refugees and what we can do to help. more

Taste Makers

A Leg Up Foundation was built to help single moms in their time of need. Meet Jennifer Wisniewski, a local game-changer. more

Style + Trends

On April 29th, city officials, Chicago professionals and press gathered together to celebrate the Midwest Regionals office 10th Annual United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Gala. more

Social Scene

As the world begins to bloom with the spring season, aid in the growth and development of these wonderful causes! more

Fundraisers + Galas

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Charles Osgood

Thodos Dance Chicago celebrated the start of their 25th season by raising nearly $90,000 at the FULL CIRCLE Silver Anniversary Gala. more

Social Scene

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February is often considered the month of love. Express your love by contributing and participating in these charitable events. more

Fundraisers + Galas

Studies have shown that paying it forward makes you happier, reduces stress and anxiety, increases your confidence, and provides a sense of purpose. Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

From cycling to swimming in Lake Michigan, start the new year off right by participating in these wonderful philanthropic events. more

Fundraisers + Galas

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

We have created a list of five fantastic charities to donate to before the new year sets in. From the Groundswell Fund to CAASE, aiding the mission of these organizations is bound to start off 2017 on a positive note. more

Fundraisers + Galas

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

Here, one of nine exceptional women tell Chicago Woman about the organizations they support and why. more

People

Kathleen Henson of Henson Consulting talks about her journey in philanthropy and why giving back is so necessary. more

Sponsored Content

Take a day off from your everyday hustle and bustle by signing up to volunteer at Chicago Cares' largest day of service. more

Fundraisers + Galas