New Moms Gala 2019 Video

Thank you to Silver Fir Media for producing this lovely video for our 2019 gala.

NBC5 Making A Difference Segment

This segment aired at 5pm on April 4, 2019.

New Moms Oak Park Center & Clare Place Ribbon Cutting

Thank you to Nyla Pictures for capturing the magic of this special day!

35th Anniversary Video

Thank you to Adam Grubb Productions for producing this beautiful video for our 35th Anniversary Gala!


New Moms is excited to unveil our newest overview video, shot and edited by Indirap Productions.

In the News

For media inquiries, please contact Jenna Hammond at or 773.252.3253 x114


Stretched Too Thin? 10 Ways To Help Your Nonprofit Employees Better Manage Their Time
June 21, 2019



Oak Park honors restaurants for cleanliness, citizens for health initiatives
Chicago Tribune
June 11, 2019



The Six Key Ingredients Of A Successful Grant Proposal
May 23, 2019



Six Low-Stress Ways Of Staying Up-To-Date On Current Industry Trends
April 30, 2019



Seven Creative Ways To Celebrate The People Behind Your Nonprofit
April 17, 2019


New Moms Gets Cooking With Kitchen Walk
Wednesday Journal
April 16, 2019



Importance of Video Storytelling for Nonprofits
Adam Grubb Productions
April 16, 2019



Column: Kitchen Walk benefits New Moms, provides a look at ‘the heartbeat’ of participating homes
Chicago Tribune
April 11, 2019


5 things we learned at The Renewal Summit
The Renewal Project
April 8, 2019





To tackle a lack of affordable housing, nonprofits become developers
Crain’s Chicago Business
April 5, 2019



Chicago nonprofit New Moms selected for a 2019 Renewal Award
Illinois Business Daily
April 3, 2019



New Moms officially unveils its facility in Oak Park
March 20, 2019



New home for New Moms: Oak Park organization celebrates new Chicago Avenue center
Chicago Tribune
March 19, 2019


Nonprofit that helps young poverty-stricken moms opens new Oak Park facility
Chicago Sun Times
March 18, 2019


3 Things Every Nonprofit Leader Needs to Know About Using Data to Show Impact
February 24, 2019


New Moms hopes to win national grant
Austin Talks
February 19, 2019



Interview: An Uplifter of Women in Transition
The Homegirl Project
January 3, 2019



A Successful Nonprofit Merger Is Like a Good Marriage—A Relationship Built on Compromise and Mutual Respect
December 19, 2018


Holiday Hot Picks: Part III — Gifts that give back (video)
Windy City LIVE
December 14, 2018




‘The portraits are so meaningful’: Holiday photos for young moms working to get back on their feet
Chicago Tribune
December 10, 2018



First Presbyterian is expanding its Fair Trade Market for Christmas
Enid News & Eagle
November 26, 2018



50+ no-fail Amazon gift ideas for a college-aged girl 
Emma Lenhart
November 24, 2018



Sarah Bessey’s 2018 Christmas Gift Guide to Empower
Sarah Bessey
November 22, 2018



8 made-in Illinois gift ideas your relatives will love
Chicago Parent
November 16, 2018



20 holiday gifts for moms with a newborn at home
November 12, 2018



Gift ideas that will please any woman in your life
November 8, 2018



Valuing Your Volunteers
Philanthropy Journal
September 24, 2018



Community honors pledge to never forget 9/11 victims through service
WGN9 Chicago
September 11, 2018


Remembrance ceremony marks 17th anniversary of 9/11
ABC7 Chicago
September 12, 2018




The Messy, Beautiful Work of Social Enterprise for Nonprofits
Philanthropy Journal
September 3, 2018



When Chicago’s Homeless Kids Can’t Go to the Doctor, This Group Steps In
The Daily Beast
August 27, 2018



Do Good Without Writing a Check: B2B Solutions for CSR
July 12, 2018



This Week: Whitney’s Women
July 9, 2018


Paying It Forward: Whitney’s Women
Chicago Woman Magazine
July/August Issue, pg. 60


These 3 Companies Help At-Risk Women and Are Changing the World
Woman’s Day
July 2, 2018


We’re Bringing the Library to You This Summer
Wednesday Journal
June 12, 2018

Chicago Kitchens Take the Spotlight
Kitchen & Bath Design News
June 4, 2018


For Many Moms, Life Ain’t Been No Crystal Stair
The Root
May 13, 2018


Mother’s Day Message from Chicago Mom Who Dealt with Hardship, Now Helps Others
Chicago Sun-Times
May 12, 2018


5 Super-Moms Making a Difference
May 11, 2018



More than coffee percolates at Oak Park cafe
April 17, 2018



New Moms breaks ground on affordable housing project
Austin Weekly News
April 17, 2018



Lighting the Way: Help for homeless pregnant girls and women
McGowan Charitable Fund Stories
April 17, 2018



New Moms Kitchen Walk comes full circle
April 17, 2018



New Moms group breaks ground on Oak Park facility that will offer affordable housing, program space
Chicago Tribune
April 16, 2018



Kogstad Founded Organization That Helps Mothers, Children Break Out Of Poverty
Journal & Topics
April 10, 2018



Nonprofit To Build Apartment For Low-Income Moms In Oak Park
Oak Park Patch
April 4, 2018



Words of Wisdom with Laura Zumdahl, President & CEO of New Moms
Thrive Global
March 14, 2018




Murals in Austin Symbolize Spirit of Nonprofit
Austin Weekly News
March 6, 2018



New Moms & Bright Endeavors | Supporting Young Mothers in Need
WCIU The Jam
February 27, 2018



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