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IWS Associate Board Mission Statement

The Associate Board is an organization of active and caring young professionals dedicated to:

  • Raising awareness among young professionals and the city of Chicago of the local healthcare needs of the less fortunate and disadvantaged and the ways in which the Infant Welfare Society (IWS) serves those needs
  • Supporting the programs and services of IWS through fundraising and volunteerism
  • Advancing the causes championed by the IWS


The Associate Board seeks to achieve this mission by mobilizing young professionals to carry out these objectives:

  • Organize fundraising events to raise awareness for the IWS organization and clinic and funds that directly benefits programs and patients
  • Sponsor volunteer events to provide members with fun ways to give back to the community
  • Collaborate with the organization’s Executive and Auxiliary Board to assist with special projects
  • Provide an overall creative, professional and social outlet for members to support and build awareness for a cause while giving generously of our time by sharing our unique talents, experiences, and perspectives