to become confident and purpose-driven leaders
Ladies of Virtue (LOV) is a transformative mentoring and leadership experience
for girls, ages 9 to 18, living in underserved communities.
Our LOV sisters are prepared for leadership through character development, career readiness and civic engagement.
Zarria Bailey, 18
"One of the main reasons I LOVE LOV is because of my mentor Ashley Jones. She taught me that it is OK to be me and be the best that I can be. I really love her for that."
Taylor Philips, 14
I love LOV because of all the support I get from the people in the program. Jamila, my mentor, other mentors and the girls."
Mikayla Philips, 12
"I love LOV because it is a place where you can be yourself, meet new people and we are all like sisters."
Ladies of Virtue Selected into the University of Chicago Community Accelerator Associates Program
Organizations receive individualized organizational support from consultants over the course of a year.
LOV Receives $10,000 from Chicago Foundation for Women Southside Giving Circle
Ladies of Virtue will use grant to enhance career pipeline programs in STEM, Law, Art, Trades, Education, Business and Entrepreneurship!