Changing Worlds Annual Benefit 2018, Words & Art that Change the World was attended by 300 people and raised $100,000 for youth arts, cultural and literacy programs.


Meet our JoAnn Beck and Joseph B. Glossberg Student Leader Awardees featured in the video below.

Upcoming Events

2019 Changing Worlds Annual Benefit will take place on May 15, 2019, 5:30-8:30 at the Chicago History Museum. To become a sponsor click here for the sponsorship packet. More details coming soon. .

Founder Kay Berkson Launches Archive Project

Coming soon, we will be hosting a historic event to showcase the archive project and take people on a journey through the past 20 years. We are awaiting confirmation on the location where the precious archives will be housed and will announce this soon. For the event we will reach out to the Changing Worlds alumni including students, staff, Board members, volunteers and supporters and also engage our current and new supporters. The dedication everyone has expressed towards the development of our programs is unparalleled, and we are excited to celebrate all of our accomplishments. Stay tuned for more details!

January 2nd, 5:30-6:30pm at the Chicago Cultural Center

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Honor the past. Celebrate the present. Create the future.