What we're about
We are a group of fun-loving gay professional women of all ages and races. We primarily focus on organizing women-only events outside bars and non-traditional gay & lesbian venues. If you are not into bars or clubs, new to Chicago, disappointed with online personal sites, feeling too "straight" for the glbt community and/or seeking real women who can hold a conversation, this is a place to start.
Our members' age distribution is as follows:
Under 25: 2.1%
26 - 35: 22.9%
36 - 45: 33.3%
46 - 55: 29.2%
Our members educational levels are:
College (4 year): 33.3%
Professional degrees: 8.3%
All other degrees: 12.6%
Where our members live:
Chicago city: 67.3%
Chicago suburbs: 26.5%
Nearby cities/states: 6.1%
Other Group Info:
Annual attendees: Over 1,200 in 2011
Donations to various charities to date: Over $10,000
Food donated to the Chicago Food Depository: Over 500 pounds
Click on the following links to learn about our previous events: 2011 (http://www.sapphicadventures.org/pages/Events_2011/), 2010 (http://www.sapphicadventures.org/pages/Events_2010/), 2009 (http://www.sapphicadventures.org/pages/Events_2009/), 2008 (http://www.sapphicadventures.org/pages/Events_2008/?name=Events_2008)
There is no membership due to join our group. However, donations of any amount are highly appreciated so we can offset some group expenses.
Men and heterosexual women are not eligible for membership.
To business owners, religious groups and/or political campaign organizations: Our group's purpose is to create fun networking events for women. We do not sponsor any event whose sole purpose is to promote a particular business, religion or political candidate.
To join our group, follow these steps:
1. Click on "Join Us" on the upper right hand corner of this page, answer the questions and submit your request.
2. Leave us a voice mail at 312-945-6828. If we do not receive a voice mail within two weeks of your submission, your request will be declined.