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Center on Halsted

The Center offers support networks and programming to meet the cultural, emotional, social, educational and recreational needs of the LGBT community and friends. Current services include support groups for youth and seniors, mental health services, an info line for LGBT individuals and a hotline for HIV and STD concerns, prevention, treatment, and advocacy related to domestic violence, community technology center providing internet access and technology training and a range of life-enrichment programs.

Chicago House

With the motto "there at the beginning, and will be here until the cure", Provides housing and supportive services to HIV-affected and HIV-at risk families and individuals, who may also be impacted by poverty, homelessness, substance abuse, and mental illness. All Chicago House services are provided without discrimination and are designed to guide people towards wholeness and self-sufficiency.

Children's Memorial Hospital

Guided by the belief that all children need to grow up in a protective and nurturing environment, where each child is given the opportunity to reach his or her potential. They believe this vision can proved a brighter future for all children regardless of income.

Chicago Dancing Festival

It was founded to heighten awareness of dance in Chicago, increase accessibility to the art form and provide aspiration for local artists. It's mission is to present a wide variety of excellent dance, enrich the lives of the people of Chicago and provide increased accessibility to the art form, thereby helping create a new audience. It's vision is to raise the national and international profile of dance in the city, furthering Chicago as a dance destination.