About the Fund
The Women’s Voices Fund was established in November, 2005, to help support feminist programming at Women & Children First. The Women’s Voices Fund will ensure that events featuring women writers, fostering discussion of feminist issues and culture, and nurturing children’s delight in books will continue to play a vital role in Chicago’s intellectual, literary, and political life.
The Women’s Voices Fund, a project of Women & Children First Bookstore and a grantee of the Crossroads Fund, raises money to help sustain and develop an ongoing program series focused on women’s lives, ideas, and work. Women & Children First, a unique resource in the Chicago community and the only venue to offer regular programming with such a focus, has provided the sole financial support for this series for over 25 years. Outside support through the Women’s Voices Fund is crucial to guaranteeing that a wide and diverse range of women’s voices and the best voices in children’s literature continue to be heard.
How to Donate
Contributions are most appreciated. You can contribute in one of the following ways:
- Mail a check to Crossroads Fund (3411 West Diversey Ave Suite 20, Chicago, IL 60647). Please write Women's Voices Fund in the memo line.
- Call Crossroads Fund at 773-227-7676.
- Donate online through the Crossroads Fund by clicking HERE.
Crossroads Fund supports grassroots groups working for racial, social, and economic justice in the Chicago area.