Chicago Women In Business (CWIB) is seeking sponsors for 2016 to support membership and philanthropic activities. Sponsorships typically provide opportunities for organizational promotion both within TWIB membership, the mailing list of over 2000 and to attendees/vendors and sponsors at events. This is in addition to the providing community support and the philanthropic aspect.
Who Are We: Chicago Women in Business (CWIB) is a member based 501 c3 organization based in Chicago. whose members are “Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things.” CWIB currently has over 300 members and continues to grow every month. TWIB is differentiated from other women’s’ membership organizations through its focus on philanthropy as well empowering and enabling its members and other women, for example, providing scholarships for appropriate applicants to the annual conference.
CWIB makes quarterly grants to charities that make a difference in the lives of women and children, and which are typically underserved in the nonprofit community. Funds are separated from operation reserves and are derived from membership fees, specific fundraising activities such as silent auctions and regular collections at luncheons, and also from donations. Philanthropic projects are also undertaken by members each quarter, with different nonprofits being chosen. This all provides CWIB members at all levels with philanthropic opportunities both individually and as part of a team.