Community


Eve is honored to work with and give back to numerous community partners.  Eve has been involved with the following organizations over the years.

Connections for Abused Women and their Children – Formerly Chicago Abused Women Coalition, is committed to ending domestic violence. Using a self-help, empowerment approach, we provide a shelter for women and children, and counseling, advocacy, and a 24-hour hotline for people affected by domestic violence. We work for social change through education, service collaboration and institutional advocacy.

 

Housing Options – Provides affordable supportive housing and mental health support to adults recovering from chronic mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and major depression. We encourage independent living and offer a safe and dignified alternative to homelessness and unnecessary institutionalization.

 

The Auxillary at Evanston and Glenbrook Hospitals – A fundraising organization of volunteers providing service and community awareness for NorthShore’s Hospitals and programs.

 

Connections for the Homeless – Through our core programs, Connections provides housing, employment and supportive services to move individuals and families out of the shadow of homelessness.

 

Union League Civic and Arts Foundation – Supports young artists and encourages civic responsibility initiatives in the Chicago metropolitan community.

 

Chicago Symphony Orchestra League – In 1934, The Women’s Association of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra was established to encourage attendance at concerts. On July 1, 2009, The Women’s Association changed its name to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra League to be more inclusive of those individuals wishing to volunteer for the Orchestra. The focus of the CSO League is to raise funds for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and to promote audience development.

 

Women’s Club of Evanston – The Woman’s Club of Evanston is a non-profit organization dedicated to community service, philanthropic work and friendship. Last year, the Club contributed over $120,000 and more than five thousand volunteer hours to social service agencies, many of which are devoted to women and children.

 

Pediatric AIDS Chicago – Established in 2000 by Pediatric AIDS Chicago to help eliminate the transmission of HIV/AIDS from mother to child. PACPI has helped fund and develop HIV-specific prenatal classes, a nationally recognized safety net and prevention model, a statewide hotline for pregnant HIV-positive women and the people that support them, enhanced case-management linking HIV-positive women to care and rapid testing in Illinois hospitals.

 

Y.O.U. (Youth Organizations Umbrella) – Y.O.U. is a nonprofit organization Where Youth Succeed. As apositive youth development agency, we have adapted to meet the emerging needs of youth for over 35 years. In an area where a large socio-economic disparity exists, our vision is that all youth have the skills and opportunity to participate in the community.

 

Children’s Home + Aid – Saving children’s lives, moving families forward and going where the need is greatest – that’s what Children’s Home + Aid is all about. Since 1883, we have been providing help, hope and opportunity to children and families in need.

 

American Liver Foundation – Our mission is to facilitate, advocate and promote education, support and research for the prevention, treatment and cure of liver disease.

 

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) – Leader in research leading to a cure for type 1 diabetes in the world.  It sets the global agenda for diabetes research, and is the largest charitable funder and advocate of diabetes science worldwide.

 

American Diabetes Association – The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fighting for those affected by diabetes.

 

North Shore Senior Center – The mission of the North Shore Senior Center is to support the independence and well-being of older adults, enhance their dignity and self respect, and promote their participation in all aspects of community life.

 

Karen Dove Cabral Foundation – Dedicated to improving quality of life for the young breast cancer patient raising a family while balancing the unpredictable challenges of their illness.

 

Next Theater Company – Next Theatre Company produces socially provocative, artistically adventurous work.  It is our vision to become a national destination for audiences and artists who share our vision that theatre can promote awareness and provoke change with more power than any other medium of expression.

 

Hospice of the North Shore – Provide comprehensive and compassionate support for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses.

 

American Red Cross – Since its founding in 1881 by visionary leader Clara Barton, the American Red Cross has been the nation’s premier emergency response organization. As part of a worldwide movement that offers neutral humanitarian care to the victims of war, the American Red Cross distinguishes itself by also aiding victims of devastating natural disasters.

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