Research Information
Network on Women and Girls in Illinois


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In this section, we provide names of organizations who work and/or conduct research in order to facilitate the well-being of women and girls in Illinois. We list these organizations under the following categories:

Illinois Non-Profit Organizations
National Women's Organizations
Scholarly and Research Societies
Sources for Funding

Illinois Non-Profit Organizations

Center for Research on Women and Gender
University of Illinois at Chicago
1640 W. Roosevelt Road Chicago, IL 60608-6902
(312) 413-1924
FAX (312) 413-7423

Women's Bureau
Region 5, US Department of Labor
230 S. Dearborn #1022
Chicago, IL 60604
(800) 648-8183
FAX (312) 353-6986

Women Employed Institute
111 North Wabash Avenue
Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60602
(312) 782-3902
FAX (312) 782-5249

National Women's Organizations

National Council for Research on Women
530 Broadway, 10th floor
New York, NY 10012-3920
(212) 274-0730
FAX (212) 274-0821

The Feminist Majority Foundation
1600 Wilson Blvd., Suite 801
Arlington, VA 22209
(703) 522-2214
FAX (703) 522-2219

Womens College Librarians Mailing List
This list (womcollib) deals with topics of how women access information, scholarly resources for women's education, and reference skills for women.
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Scholarly and Research Societies

Scholarly Society Project
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Scholarly Society Project. Lists and links to societies that deal with womens issues.

Sources for Funding

The Chicago Community Trust
222 North LaSalle St #1400
Chicago, IL 60601-1009
(312) 372-3356
FAX (312) 580-7411

Girl's Best Friend Foundation
900 N Franklin, # 608
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 266-2842
FAX (312) 266-2972

Chicago Foundation for Women
230 West Superior #400
Chicago, IL 60610-3536
(312) 266-1176
FAX (312) 266-0990

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Date Last Updated: 5/6/02

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