Welcome to Catholic Charities!
With the help of volunteers like you, Catholic Charities serves nearly 1 million people throughout Cook and Lake counties every year. As one of the largest non-profits in the Midwest, we strengthen and support individuals, families, and communities through more than 150 programs serving those most in need. Join our team of 15,000 volunteers, who provide valuable support and expertise while carrying on the mission of serving the most vulnerable.
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Impact Area: Children and Youth Created On 3/1/2018
Read to one of our 1,100 children who attend a Child Development Center.
Impact Area: Homelessness Created On 3/1/2018
Provide a warm meal to homeless individuals and families.
Impact Area: Hunger Created On 3/1/2018
Help our food pantries serve over 135,000 people per year.
Impact Area: Refugees and Immigrants Created On 3/1/2018
Help welcome a refugee or immigrant family to Chicago.
Impact Area: Seniors Created On 3/1/2018
Spend time with one of the over 2,542 seniors served at our Senior Centers.
Impact Area: Veterans Created On 3/1/2018
Support a veteran as they search for employment.