Event / Corporate Sponsors

Join the community members and corporations providing time, expertise, and sponsorship dollars to the support of the YWCA Mission, eliminating racism and empowering women. Let us work with you to find the event, sponsorship package or program which best suits your personal or company core values.

Leader Luncheon

YWCA Leader Luncheon is held on the first Monday in March, signifying the launch of Women’s History Month. The luncheon draws over 700 guests, features a keynote speaker, as well as the Bright Future Scholarship, La Voz Latina Scholarship and the Women of Achievement Awards. Past speakers include, Jill Abramson, Abigail Disney, and Nontombi Naomi Tutu. For information about advertising and sponsorship, contact our Marketing & Fund Development office, (815) 316-6126.


Programs & Advocacy

Women’s empowerment and racial justice programs, like TechGYRLS and What’s Wrong with Different, as well as awareness and advocacy events throughout the year need support from generous corporations and individuals like you, Donate to your YWCA, or contact us to learn how you can help drive a specific service or program.