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Open Board Positions

UN Women Chicago is looking for talented leaders to join its Board of Directors and help champion UN Women's mission to advance social, political, economic and gender equality. Each board member will serve in an official voluntary capacity and contribute to the organizaton as a key member of the chapter's leadership team.

Below are the opportunities currently available on the board (click title to view description):

Please note, these are voluntary positions. Individuals selected to serve in these roles are expected to commit to a full two-year term and actively engage and participate in Chapter meetings, events and fundraising initiatives on a regular basis.

Click here to complete and submit an application for consideration. Candidates will be contacted upon review for further screening and interviews. Finalists will undergo a formal election process, during which current board members will vote and elect individuals to these positions.

Open Committee Positions

UN Women Chicago is looking for talented individuals to join its Marketing & Communications Committee and help champion UN Women's mission to advance social, political, economic and gender equality. Each committee member will serve in an official voluntary capacity and contribute to the organizaton as a key member of the Marketing & Communications Commitee.

Below are the opportunities currently available on the commitee (click title to view description):

Please note, these are voluntary positions. Individuals selected to serve in these roles are expected to fulfill a minimum two-year commitment and actively engage and participate in Chapter meetings, events and fundraising initiatives on a regular basis.

Click here to complete and submit an application for consideration. Candidates will be contacted upon review for further screening and interviews.

Membership & Volunteer Opportunities

UN Women Chicago members play a pivotal role in helping advance UN Women's mission around the globe. The Chicago Chapter offers a wide range of ways to support the organization's mission of promoting equality, equity and paritylocally and worldwide.

By becoming a part of the UN Women Chicago, you will have access to exclusive, members-only benefits and opportunities, including but not limited to:

  • Admission to specially curated, invite-only events and volunteer opportunities
  • Open forum opportunities to interface with UN Women leadership
  • Advocacy resources, including toolkits, letter templates and social media graphics
  • Ability to make global impact

Individuals interested in membership, volunteer opportunities, and/or obtaining more information about the organization should contact Director of Engagement Antonia Coffelt for more information.