Chicon 8, the 80th World Science Fiction, has announced the formation of the Chicago Worldcon Community Fund (CWCF) “to help defray the expenses of attending Chicon 8 for the following groups of people”:
- Non-white fans or program participants
- LGBTQIA+ fans or program participants
- Local Chicago area fans of limited means
For information on how to donate or apply, see the Chicon 8 website.
Chicon also announced that it will not