8th Day Center for Justice

Organization's name: 8th Day Center for Justice
Organization's acronym: ZAP
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: 205 West Monroe, Suite 500 Chicago, IL 60606-5033
United States of America
Phone: 1-312-641-5151
Fax: 1-312-641-1250
Email: info@8thdaycenter.org
Web site: www.8thdaycenter.org

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • Spanish

Remarks: JJ on 26/01/2021: NGO status [Special, 1998] was withdrawn as per ECOSOC Decision from 15 December 2020 recalling its decision 2018/255 of 23 July 2019 and further non-compliance from the NGO after 1 July 2020. JJ on 30/07/2019: The status of the NGO was suspended by the NGO Committee for 1 year, from July 2019 to July 2020, due to non-submission of its quadrennial report for the 2014-2017 reporting period.

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Kathleen Desautels
Brian McLauchlin Social Development
Sally Mindrebo
Heherson Balabbo Social Development
Thomas Joyce
Charity Ryerson
Arnel Alcober
Elizabeth Deligio
Stephanie Dernek Social Development , Quadrennial Report , Sustainable Development (primary)
Eddie de Leon Sustainable Development (secondary) , Social Development


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Economic and Social:
  • Climate Change
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Culture
  • Debt Relief
  • Development
  • Disarmament
  • Environment
  • Human Rights

  • Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women

  • Social Development:
  • Poverty
  • Social policy

  • Sustainable Development:
  • Climate change
  • Gender equality
  • Mining
  • Geographic scope: International
    Country of activity:
    • United States of America
    Millennium Development Goals:
    • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
    • Promote gender equality and empower women
    • Ensure environmental sustainability
    Mission statement:
    Year established (YYYY): 1974
    Year of registration (YYYY): 1998
    Organizational structure: We are a non-hierarchial organization.
    Number and type of members: We are composed of several Catholic-affliated religious communities.
    Funding structure:
    • Membership fees or dues

    • Donations and grants from domestic sources

    Additional Information

    Sustainable Development

    Major Group affiliation:
    • Workers and trade unions
    • Women
    Involvement in UN Partnerships:
    If yes, explain in detail:

    Main Objective

    Social Development
    Username: eighthday@igc.apc.org