DomesticShelters.org has announced WINGS Resale as one of the winners of the 2023 Purple Ribbon Awards for Outstanding Thrift Shop of the Year. Purple Ribbon awards are judged by a national panel of respected professionals from the domestic violence field.
Chicago Music Industry Icon Norm Winer and WXRT Personaly Wendy Rice Join WINGS Honorary Leadership Council
April 18, 2023
March is Women’s History Month. Throughout WINGS 37 years of service to the community, the agency has seen thousands of examples of inspiring women overcoming seemingly impossible challenges. Below WINGS shares stories below of inspiring survivors in honor of Women’s History Month: Michelle, Maudell, Sarah and Jennifer.
Human Trafficking and the Similarities to Domestic Violence
January 26, 2023
WINGS Holiday Store Provided 1,364 Gifts to 115 Families and Created Special Memories
January 4, 2023
Each year, WINGS Holiday Store provides survivors of domestic violence with gifts for themselves and their children. Through donations from the agency’s community of supporters, this year WINGS Holiday Store provided 1,364 gifts to 115 families. As survivors arrived to select their gifts, many special moments warmed the hearts of those present. As we start a new year filled with numerous challenges, we hope you can pause to feel the joy as well.
Closing the Boyfriend Loophole – Gun Legislation and Domestic Violence
December 15, 2022
9 Warning Signs of Domestic Violence
November 2, 2022
Christy Martin was one of the first athletes to bring female boxing to the national stage and gained celebrity status. Despite her professional career triumphs and rise to fame, Christy was being controlled and abused at the hands of her husband, who was also her trainer. World famous boxer Christy Martin shares her story of survival at a fundraiser on November 15th benefitting WINGS and The Network: Advocating Against Domestic Violence.
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