Upcoming Events

Women Employed is showing up and speaking out for working women all over town. We’d love to see you at our next event!

    Feb 29

    We are pleased to share that the 2nd annual Women’s Leadership Symposium from Roosevelt University will take place on Thursday, February 29, 2024, from 4:00 p.m. to 6 p.m. Natalie Moore, WBEZ Reporter on Race, Class and Communities, will moderate the panel discussion focusing on women's economic empowerment at Roosevelt’s Chicago campus.

    The symposium will address economic topics like barriers to accessing capital, juggling multiple identities such as primary household earner and caregiving, building wealth and generational wealth, entrepreneurship, and the Illinois pay transparency law. Panel participants include:

    — Collete English Dixon, Executive Director of the Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate
    — Maria Chavez, Managing Director, Payments Head, Midwest Region at J.P. Morgan
    — Sharmili Majmudar, Executive Vice President of Policy, Programs, and Research at Women Employed

    Reserve your seat today HERE

    Date & Time

    February 29 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm CST

    Location

    Roosevelt University
    430 S. Michigan Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60605 United States
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    Mar 20

    The Advocacy Council (AC) is a group of volunteers who organize monthly to advocate, fundraise and friendraise by informing our personal and professional networks about how to improve the economic status of women, remove barriers to economic equity, and how we can do it together.

    Please join us for our next gathering on March 20th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Please register and secure your spot HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

    For more information, contact Michelle Schwartz [email protected].

    Date & Time

    March 20 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

    Location

    Virtual, via Zoom
    Apr 17

    The Advocacy Council (AC) is a group of volunteers who organize monthly to advocate, fundraise and friendraise by informing our personal and professional networks about how to improve the economic status of women, remove barriers to economic equity, and how we can do it together.

    Please join us for our next gathering on April 17th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Please register and secure your spot HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

    For more information, contact Michelle Schwartz [email protected].

    Date & Time

    April 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

    Location

    Virtual, via Zoom
    Jun 26

    The Advocacy Council (AC) is a group of volunteers who organize monthly to advocate, fundraise and friendraise by informing our personal and professional networks about how to improve the economic status of women, remove barriers to economic equity, and how we can do it together.

    Please join us for our next gathering on June 26th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Please register and secure your spot HERE. We look forward to seeing you!

    For more information, contact Michelle Schwartz [email protected].

    Date & Time

    June 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CDT

    Location

    Virtual, via Zoom
    Jul 17

    The Advocacy Council (AC) is a group of volunteers who organize monthly to advocate, fundraise and friendraise by informing our personal and professional networks about how to improve the economic status of women, remove barriers to economic equity, and how we can do it together. Stay tuned for registration and more information!

    Never attended? No problem, join here: https://ow.ly/W3IR50Puwul>

    For more information, contact Michelle Schwartz at [email protected]

    Date & Time

    July 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

    Location

    Location TBD

Together, we will ensure more women, families, and communities can build their economic power and thrive.

All new or increased gifts will be matched by an anonymous donor!