Evanston/North Shore

Local Business Support

Many small business find creative ways of supporting YWCA Evanston/North Shore. These vendors share our commitment to empowering women and eliminating racism, and we are grateful for their support of our work!





Ann Catherine (www.anncatherine.com) donates $5 from the sale of each scarf (any style) to our Domestic Violence Program -- the only comprehensive residential domestic violence program in the northeastern Chicago metropolitan area. With any scarf purchase, you are helping to protect and empower survivors and their children.

Dynamic Colors Painting & Restoration (1226 Elmwood Ave, Evanston) donates 5% of the cost of any job they complete to support our programs and services if the customer mentions YWCA Evanston/North Shore.

La De Da (1957 Cherry Lane in Northbrook) hosts "Moms Helping Moms" each year, a Mother's Day supply drive to benefit our domestic violence shelter. For a full week, La De Da collects toiletries, towels, gift cards, personal items, diapers and bedding. 

Whole Foods Market (1640 Chicago Ave, Evanston) supports our Ricky Byrdsong Memorial Race Against Hate with donations of food and water for all participants.


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