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Mission: Established in 1980, Access Living is a change agent committed to fostering an inclusive society that enables Chicagoans with disabilities to live fully-engaged and self-directed lives. Nationally recognized as a leading force in the disability advocacy community, Access Living challenges stereotypes, protects civil rights and champions social reform. Access Living focuses on programs and services that increase physical and programmatic access to education, transportation, housing, employment and health care opportunities that enable people with disabilities to pursue independent and satisfying life styles.
Annual Budget: $5,200,000
Upcoming Events: The Access Living Annual Gala — June 1, 2015, at the Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier. The yearly fundraiser builds support for Access Living Programs. With the “Lead On!” Awards, we honor individuals and organizations that make significant contributions to the independence of people with disabilities.
Executive Director: Marca Bristo, president & CEO. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org,. Phone: 312-640-2107
Contact: 115 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago, 60654. Phone: 312-640-2100 (voice), 312-640-2102 (TTY). Website: www.accessliving.org