Chicago Women in Philanthropy
A Community of Philanthropic, Corporate-giving, and Nonprofit Women
Chicago Women in Philanthropy (CWIP) is a community of philanthropic, corporate-giving, and nonprofit women. Their mission is to advocate and encourage philanthropy by facilitating dialogue and uncommon connections that positively impact the lives of women and girls. Recently, they hosted their annual luncheon featuringKeynote Speaker & Making a Difference Honoree Grace Hou, President, Woods Fund Chicago.Woods Fund Chicago is a bold grantmaking foundation that finds —and funds —projects that draw on the power of communities to fight the brutality of poverty and structural racism.
Hosted by: Ellee Pai Hong
Produced by: Greater Chicago Newsmakers Team
Transforming Lives Through Literacy
Therese McMahon, Literacy DuPage
discusses training volunteers to help others read, speak and comprehend the English language. Learners become more employable and can pursue additional education.